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Table 1 Patient and specimen information (N=232)

From: In vitro activity of tigecycline against clinical isolates of carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii complex in Pretoria, South Africa

Age groups
30years 87 (37.5%)
31– 59years 113 (48.7%)
60years 32 (13.8%)
Gender  
Male 139 (59.9%)
Females 93 (40.1%)
Wards  
ICUs 145 (62.5%)
Non-ICUs 87 (37.5%)
Specimen type  
ETAs* 149 (64.2%)
Blood Culture 20 (8.6%)
Urine 15 (6.5%)
CVP tips** 11 (4.7%)
Other*** 37 (15.9%)
  1. *ETA=Endo-Tracheal Aspirates.
  2. **CVP=Central Venous Puncture.
  3. ***Other=includes wound swabs, tissues and effusions.