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Table 1 Baseline parameters for the 57 patients at a large Vietnamese pediatric hospital included in the study, in relation to treatment outcome, from which carbapenem-resistant ST15 K. pneumoniae were isolated

From: Molecular and phenotypic characterization of clinical isolates belonging to a KPC-2-producing strain of ST15 Klebsiella pneumoniae from a Vietnamese pediatric hospital

  Total Discharged Death N.A.a
Sex
 Female 16 9 0 7
 Male 41 16 4 21
Diagnosis
 Respiratory failure 17 7 2 8
 Pneumonia 15 8 1 6
 Cardiovascular disease 8 4 2 2
 Septicemia 5 2 2 1
 Pre-term 5 2 2 1
 Enterocolitis/peritonitis 3 2 0 1
 Esophagus atresia 3 1 0 2
 Cerebral hemorrhage 2 1 0 1
 Diaphragmatic hernia 2 0 0 2
 Other 7 3 0 4
 N.A. 4 0 0 4
Origin
 Other hospital 32 17 1 14
 Community 9 3 2 4
 N.A. 16 5 1 10
Department
 General ICU 8 3 0 5
 Neonatal ICU 28 16 1 11
 Surgical ICU 17 5 3 9
 Other 4 1 0 3
Invasive procedure
 Intubation 45 18 4 23
 Central vascular catheter 36 13 4 19
 Urinary catheter 20 6 2 12
 N.A. 4 0 0 4
Specimen
 Tracheal fluid 35 13 3 19
 Nasopharynx 12 7 0 5
 Blood 3 1 0 2
 Other 6 4 1 1
  1. ICU intensive care unit
  2. a Data not available