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Table 1 The characteristics (species, source, resistance mechanism, and antibiogram) of the CPE isolates

From: The potential of visible blue light (405 nm) as a novel decontamination strategy for carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae (CPE)

Study identifier Bacterium Source Resistance mechanisma Antibiogram
AMO AUG TAZ CXM CEO CET CAZ CPM AZT ERT MER AMI CIP CLX
CPE_8180 K. pneumoniae Groin swab bla NDM R R R R R R R R R R R S R R
CPE_8770 K. pneumoniae Drain bla NDM R R R R R R R R R R R S R R
CPE_9606 E. coli Tip of cannula bla NDM R R R R R R R R R R R S R R
CPE_7534 E. coli Wound bla NDM R R R R R R R R R R R S R R
CPE_5773 K. pneumoniae Faeces blaNDM & blaOXA-48 R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
CPE_6949 K. pneumoniae Urine bla KPC R R R R R R R I R R R S S R
CPE_0257 K. pneumoniae Urine bla KPC R R R R R R R R R R R S I R
CPE_4388 K. oxytoca Sputum bla KPC R R R R R R R I R R R S S R
CPE_1798 K. pneumoniae Urine bla OXA-48 R R R R R R R R R R I S R R
CPE_8421 E. coli Drain bla OXA-48 R nt R R R R R R R R R S S nt
CPE_9956 K. pneumoniae Urine blaNDM and blaOXA-48 R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
CPE_7855 K. pneumoniae Urine blaNDM and blaOXA-48 R R R R R R R R R R R S R R
  1. Notes: a as determined through PCR testing at reference laboratory Antibiogram: R (resistant), I (intermediate), S (sensitive), nt (not tested). AMO (Amoxicillin), AUG (Augmentin), TAZ (Piperacillin tazobactam), CXM (Cefuroxime), CEO (Cefoxitin), CET (Cefotaxime), CAZ (Ceftazidime), CPM (Cefepime), AZT (Aztreonam), ERT (Ertapenem), MER (Meropenem), AMI (Amikacin), CIP (Ciprofloxacin), CLX (Cephalexin)