Table 1

Microbiological isolates for clinical subgroups

TotalOutpatientsInpatientsPAcuteChronicPNormal renal functionCKDP
n37963 (16.6)316 (83.4)166 (43.8)213 (56.2)186 (49.1)193 (50.9)
Specimens/ wounds65386 (13.2)567 (86.8)286 (43.8)367 (56.2)307 (47)346 (53)
Total isolates1,298165 (12.7)1,133 (87.3)543 (41.8)755 (58.2)650 (50.1)648 (49.9)
Single isolate236 (36.1)35 (40.7)201 (35.4)NS118 (41.3)118 (32.2)0.017491 (29.6)145 (41.9)0.0014
Gram-positive997138859466531508489
MSSA224 (34.3)46 (53.5)178 (31.4)<0.001144 (50.3)80 (21.8)<0.001105 (34.2)119 (34.4)NS
MRSA147 (22.5)10 (11.6)137 (24.2)0.0140 (14.0)107 (29.2)<0.00153 (17.3)94 (27.2)0.002
Other Staph193 (29.6)27 (31.4)166 (29.3)NS76 (26.6)117 (31.9)NS106 (34.5)87 (25.1)0.024
Streptococcus spp164 (25.1)24 (27.9)140 (24.7)NS86 (30.1)78 (21.3)0.0195 (30.9)69 (19.9)0.009
Β-haemolytic84 (12.9)15 (17.4)69 (12.2)NS44 (15.4)40 (10.9)NS54 (17.6)30 (8.7)<0.001
Enterococcus spp100 (15.3)6 (7.0)94 (16.6)0.0237 (12.9)63 (17.2)NS57 (18.6)43 (12.4)0.028
Other gram-positive169 (25.9)25 (29.1)144 (25.4)NS83 (29.0)86 (23.4)NS92 (30.0)77 (22.3)0.025
Gram-negative2822425870212131151
Pseudomonas spp89 (13.6)7 (8.1)82 (14.5)NS10 (3.5)79 (21.5)<0.00133 (10.7)56 (16.2)NS
Other gram-negative64 (9.8)7 (8.1)57 (10.1)NS22 (7.7)42 (11.4)NS33 (10.7)31 (9.0)NS
Mixed gram-negative129 (19.8)10 (11.6)119 (21.0)0.04238 (13.3)91 (24.8)<0.00165 (21.2)64 (18.5)NS
Anaerobic14 (2.1)3 (3.5)11 (1.9)NS5 (1.7)9 (2.5)NS10 (3.3)4 (1.2)NS
Fungal5 (0.8)0 (0)5 (0.9)NS2 (0.7)3 (0.8)NS1 (0.3)4 (1.2)NS
  • Data are n or n (%).