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Table 3 Susceptibilities of different antibiotics in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates divided by sensitive to fosfomycin and resistance to fosfomycin

From: Prevalence of fosfomycin resistance and gene mutations in clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Antibioticsa Susceptibilities by (%) Statistics
Fosfomycin-Susceptible (n = 900) Fosfomycin-Resistant (n = 68) P
Clindamycin 173 (19.2) 1 (1.5) < 0.001
Ciprofloxacin 431 (47.9) 1 (1.5) < 0.001
Erythromycin 79 (8.8) 0 (0) 0.005
Linezolid 900 (100) 68 (100)
Rifampicin 833 (92.6) 9 (13.2) < 0.001
SXT 495 (55.0) 62 (91.2) < 0.001
Tetracycline 221 (24.6) 60 (88.2) < 0.001
Vancomycin 900 (100) 68 (100)
  1. a Antibiotic abbreviation: SXT, trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole