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Table 1 Screening data of SICU-admitted patients (n = 374) during August to October 2017

From: Hospital acquired vancomycin resistant enterococci in surgical intensive care patients – a prospective longitudinal study

  Screening result
Positive Negative Total
vanA genotype vanB genotype vanA and vanB genotype
Pre-existing VRE 6 (66.7%) 3 (33.3%) 0 (0%) / 9
Screening on admission 0 (0%) 11 (3.3%) 1 (0.3%) 324 (96.4%) 336
Screening on discharge 1 (0.4%) 7 (2.6%) 0 (0%) 260 (97.0%) 268