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Table 1 Antimicrobial nonsusceptibility rates of E. coli in the stools of community children in Southern Taiwan

From: Fecal carriage of multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli by community children in southern Taiwan

Non-susceptible rate % (number/total number)
  Total MDR E. coli (n = 58) Non MDR E. coli (n = 99) p
Flormoxef 7.6 (12/157) 17.2 (10/58) 2.0 (2/99) 0.001
Ampicillin 70.1 (110/157) 100.0 (58/58) 52.5 (52/99) < 0.001
Amoxicillin/clavunate 65.6 (103/157) 96.6 (56/58) 47.5 (47/99) < 0.001
Cefazolin 32.5 (51/157) 77.6 (45/58) 6.1 (6/99) < 0.001
Cefuroxime 22.9 (36/157) 55.2 (32/58) 4.0 (4/99) < 0.001
Cefuroxime Axetil 24.8 (39/157) 55.2 (32/58) 7.1 (7/99) < 0.001
Cefoxitin 15.3 (24/157) 37.9 (22/58) 2.0 (2/99) < 0.001
Cefotaxime 19.6 (31/157) 46.6 (27/58) 4.0 (4/99) < 0.001
Ceftazidime 13.4 (21/157) 29.3 (17/58) 4.0 (4/99) < 0.001
Cefpirome 8.3 (13/157) 19.0 (11/58) 2.0 (2/99) < 0.001
Ertapenem 0.0 (0/157) 0.0 (0/58) 0.0 (0/99) NA
Imipenem 0.0 (0/157) 0.0 (0/58) 0.0 (0/99) NA
Amikin 0.0 (0/157) 0.0 (0/58) 0.0 (0/99) NA
Gentamicin 22.9 (36/157) 60.3 (35/58) 1.0 (1/99) < 0.001
Ciprofloxacin 18.5 (29/157) 43.1 (25/58) 4.0 (4/99) < 0.001
Moxifloxacin 19.1 (30/157) 43.1 (25/58) 5.1 (5/99) < 0.001
Tigecycline 0.0 (0/157) 0.0 (0/58) 0.0 (0/99) NA
Colistin 0.6 (1/157) 1.7 (1/58) 0.0 (0/99) 0.190
Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole 47.1 (74/157) 84.5 (49/58) 25.3 (25/99) < 0.001
  1. NA non-appreciable