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Table 1 Antibiotic resistance pattern of E. coli isolate

From: Escherichia coli bacteriuria in pregnant women in Ghana: antibiotic resistance patterns and virulence factors

Antibiotic Hospitals (no.) Total (n = 82, %)
St. Joseph hospital (n = 23, %) Volta regional hospital (n = 11, %) Mary Theresa hospital (n = 16, %) Ketu South Mun. hospital (n = 18, %) St. Anthony hospital (n = 14, %)
Ampicillin 20 8 11 15 11 65 (79.3)
Tetracycline 18 8 10 12 10 58 (70.7)
Cotrimoxazole 16 6 8 9 10 49 (59.8)
Nalidixic acid 8 6 8 11 7 40 (48.8)
Nitrofurantoin 7 4 5 9 4 29 (35.4)
Gentamicin 6 4 6 10 8 34 (41.5)
Cefuroxime 6 3 3 12 3 27 (32.9)