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Table 1 Characteristics of patients with B. cepacia colonization/infection

From: An outbreak investigation of Burkholderia cepacia infections related with contaminated chlorhexidine mouthwash solution in a tertiary care center in Turkey

Patient # Age, year Gender Comorbidities Admission diagnosis VAP due to B. cepacia Secondary infection LOS to B. cepacia isolation LOS in ICU Outcome
1 75 Male Chronic renal failure, myasthenia gravis Respiratory failure Yes on 11th day MRSA pneumonia 11 55 Deceased
2 85 Male Alzheimer’s Community acquired pneumonia No Acinetobacter baumannii VAP 22 95 Deceased
3 86 Female Sigmoid adenocarcinoma Intraabdominal sepsis No No 2 23 Discharged alive
4 69 Male Diabetes Myocardial infarction Yes on 8th day No 8 45 Deceased
5 73 Male Chronic renal failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Community acquired pneumonia Yes on 60th day No 60 130 Deceased
6 77 Male Cervical spinal stenosis Septic shock No Acinetobacter baumannii pneumonia 56 56 Deceased