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Table 5 Resistance data concerning bacteria

From: Surveillance of nosocomial infections in the Yaounde University Teaching Hospital, Cameroon

Bacteria NB of isolate Antibiotics number (proportion) of isolates resistant
Amoxicillin Chloramphenicol Gentamycin Amikacin Ceftriaxone Cefotaxim Fosfomycin Imipenem Colistin Quinolones Erythromycin Cotrimoxazol
E. coli 7 6 (85.7) 2 (28.6) 0 1 (14.3) 2 (28.6) 4 (57.1) 1 (14.3) 0 2 (28.6) 5 (74.4) 0 4 (57.1)
Klebsiella spp. 8 6 (75) 2 (25) 5 (62.5) 0 5 (62.5) 5 (62.5) 1 (12.5) 0 2 (25) 8 (100) 0 5 (62.5)
Enterobacter spp. 4 2 (50) 2 (50) 2 (50) 1 (25) 1 (25) 1 (25) 2 (50) 1 (25) 3 (75) 2 (50) 0 2 (50)
Citrobacter spp. 4 2 (50) 1 (25) 1 (25) 1 (25) 1 (25) 1 (25) 0 0 1 (25) 1 (25) 0 1 (25)
Acinetobacter spp. 2 2 (100) 2 (100) 0 0 2 (100) 0 2 (100) 0 0 2 (100) 0 0
Proteus spp. 2 1 (50) 2 (100) 1 (50) 0 1 (50) 2 (100) 0 0 1 (50) 1 (50) 0 0
Staph. aureus 1 1 (100) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 (100) 1 (100) 1 (100)
Pseudomonas 1 1 (100) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 (100) 0 1 (100)
Salmonella 1 0 0 1 (100) 0 0 1 (100) 0 0 1 (100) 0 0 0
Total 29 21 (72.4) 11 (37.9) 10 (34.5) 3 (10.3) 12 (41.4) 14 (48.3) 6 (20.7) 1 (3.5) 10 (34.5) 21 (72.4) 1 (3.5) 14 (48.3)
  1. (0): none of the isolates showed resistance to this antibiotic