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Table 2 Demographic and clinical characteristics of enrolled ADI cases

From: Prevalence of enteric infections among hospitalized patients in two referral hospitals in Ghana

Characteristic Subgroups Enrolled (N = 429)
Age group 31 days to <1 years 98 (22.8)
  1 to <5 years 118 (27.5)
  5 to <18 years 21 (4.9)
  18 to <65 years 171 (39.9)
  65 years+ 21 (4.9)
  Male 200 (46.6)
Sex Female 221 (51.5)
  Missing 8 (1.9)
  Antibiotic use prior to admission 49 (11.4)
Antibiotic use Antibiotic use prior to sample collection 338 (78.8)
Outcomea Discharge 395 (96.6)
  Death 12 (2.9%)
  Unknown/missing 22 (5.4)
  1. Data is represented in N (%)
  2. aOutcome data available for 409 participants