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Table 2 MDR gram negative bacteria identified from infected wounds in JUSH, June to December 2011

From: Multidrug-resistant bacterial isolates in infected wounds at Jimma University Specialized Hospital, Ethiopia

Bacteria Classes of antimicrobial resisted to No (%) Average No (%)
  R3 R4 R5 R6 R7  
Proteus spp 26(24.3) 33(30.8) 12(11.2) 5(4.8) 4(3.7) 80(74.8)
P. aeruginosa 11(14.9) 9(12.2) 3(4.1) - 4(5.4) 27(36.5)
Klebsiella spp. 3(6.5) 15(32.6) 1(2.2) - 13(28.3) 32(69.6)
E. coli 3(10.0) 3(10.0) 1(3.3) - - 7(23.3)
Citrobacter 1(5.5) 11(61.0) 1(5.6) 3(16.7) 2(11.1) 18(100)
Providencia spp. 2(25.0) 1(12.5) 2(25.0) - 1(12.5) 6(75.0)
Acinetobacter spp. - 2(28.6) 1(14.3) - 1(14.3) 4(57.2)
M. morganii - 1(20.0) 1(20.0) - - 2(40.0)
Total 46(15.5) 75(25.2) 22(7.4) 8(2.7) 25(8.4) 176(59.3)
  1. Key: R3- R7 = resistant to 3, 4, 5, 6 or 7 classes of antimicrobials tested.