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Table 1 Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of the studied isolates

From: Evaluation of co-transfer of plasmid-mediated fluoroquinolone resistance genes and blaNDM gene in Enterobacteriaceae causing neonatal septicaemia

Antibiotics Non-susceptible isolates no. (%) Non-susceptible E. coli isolates no.(%) Non-susceptible K. pneumoniae isolates. no. (%) P value (E. coli / K.pn.)
Piperacillin 72 (99%) 15 (94%) 55 (100%) 0.5080
Cefotaxime 68 (93%) 13 (81%) 53 (96%) 0.1274
Cefoxitin 55 (75%) 9 (56%) 44 (80%) 0.1160
Aztreonam 65 (89%) 13 (81%) 50 (91%) 0.5311
Meropenem 36 (49%) 6 (38%) 29 (53%) 0.4306
Ciprofloxacin 66 (90%) 12 (75%) 52 (95%) 0.0670
Ofloxacin 58 (79%) 12 (75%) 46 (84%) 0.6753
Amikacin 55 (75%) 9 (56%) 45 (82%) 0.0756
Gentamicin 65 (89%) 11 (69%) 52 (95%) 0.0154
Sulfomethoxazole / trimethoprim 62 (85%) 11 (69%) 49 (89%) 0.1126
Tigecycline 16 (22%) 1 (6%) 15 (27%) 0.1523
  1. Statistically significant P values are underlined