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Table 1 Antibiotic-resistance global rate (%) of UTI isolates (n = 643) collected at the Bukavu Hospital, South Kivu, DRC

From: Antimicrobial resistance in urinary isolates from inpatients and outpatients at a tertiary care hospital in South-Kivu Province (Democratic Republic of Congo)

Antimicrobial drug Escherichia coli Klebsiella spp. Enterobacter spp. Citrobacter spp. Proteus spp. Acinetobacter spp.
(n = 376) (n = 146) (n = 104) (n = 18)* (n = 2)* (n = 2)*
Amikacin 9.3 2.7 2.9 5.6 100 0
Amoxycillin 16.0 13.7 17.3 16.7 100 100
Ampicillin 16.0 13.7 17.3 16.7 100 100
Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid 16.0 13.7 15.4 11.7 100 0
Ceftazidime 16.0 13.7 17.3 16.7 100 100
Ceftriaxone 15.7 13.7 17.3 16.7 100 100
Cefuroxine 15.7 13.7 17.3 16.7 100 100
Ciprofloxacine 15.4 11.7 14.4 16.7 100 100
Imipenem 0 0 1 0 0 0
Nitrofurantoin 3.5 2.1 4.8 0 0 0
Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim 15.4 13.7 17.3 16.7 100 100
  1. *Caution regarding antibiotic-resistance rates, given the low number of isolates assayed.