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Table 1 Colonization of organisms amongst HCW and non-HCW

From: Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus species colonization in health care workers: the launch of invasive infections?

Sl. No Organism Colonization overall (%), n = 150 Colonization HCW (%), n = 100 Colonization non-HCW (%), n = 50
1 Heamophilus influenzae 19 (12.67) 15 (15) 4 (8)
2 Streptococcus pneumoniae 27 (18) 21 (21) 6 (12)
3 Heamophilus influenzae + Streptococcus pneumoniae 6 (4) 5 (5) 1 (2)
4 Heamophilus spp. + Streptococcus pneumoniae 5 (3.33) 4 (4) 1 (2)
5 Heamophilus spp. 24 (16) 20 (20) 4 (8)