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Table 2 The proportion of bacteria isolated from different wards at UoGCSH from December 2020 to March 2021

From: Bacterial profile of high-touch surfaces, leftover drugs and antiseptics together with their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns at University of Gondar Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Northwest Ethiopia

Bacterial isolates Type of ward
Surgical
n (%)
Post-natal
n (%)
Orthopedic
n (%)
Trauma
n (%)
NICU
n (%)
Total
CoNS 12 (42.9) 4 (16.7) 13 (56.5) 9 (42.9) 6 (33.3) 44 (38.6)
Staphylococcus aureus 3 (10.7) 5 (20.8) 4 (17.4) 2 (9.5) 1 (5.6) 15 (13.2)
Enterococcus species 1 (3.6) 4 (16.7) 2 (9.5) 2 (11.1) 9 (7.8)
Viridans streptococci 1 (4.2) 1 (4.3) 1 (4.8) 3 (2.6)
Streptococcus pyogenes 1 (4.2) 1 (5.6) 2 (1.8)
Bacillus species 1 (4.2) 1 (0.9)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 11 (39.3) 2 (8.3) 13 (11.4)
Klebsiella pneumoniae 3 (12.5) 2 (9.5) 5 (27.8) 10 (8.8)
Acinetobacter baumannii 1 (3.6) 1 (4.2) 2 (8.7) 3 (14.3) 2 (11.1) 9 (7.8)
Enterobacter cloacae 1 (4.2) 1 (4.3) 1 (4.8) 1 (5.6) 4 (3.5)
Providentia stuartii 2 (8.7) 2 (1.8)
Klebsiella ozaenae 1 (4.8) 1 (0.9)
Burkholderia cepacia 1 (4.2) 1 (0.9)
Total 28 (24.6) 24 (21) 23 (20.2) 21 (18.4) 18 (15.8) 114
  1. CoNS coagulase negative Staphylococci, NICU Neonatal Intensive Care Unit