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Table 3 Characteristics of patients with Staphylococcal aureus bacteremia

From: Risk and prognosis of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia among individuals with and without end-stage renal disease: a Danish, population-based cohort study

Characteristics ESRD Population controls
Origin of infection
Community acquired 60 (5.08%) 193 (33.6%)
Hospital associated 794 (67.2%) 331 (57.7%)
Unknown 328 (27.8%) 50 (8.7%)
Methicillin category
Methicillin sensitive 815 (99.3%) 272 (99.3%)
Methicillin resistant 6 (0.7%) 2 (0.7%)
Complications  
None/not registered 717 (93.1%) 224 (84.5%)
Endocarditis 24 (3.1%) 15 (5.7%)
Osteomyelitis 23 (3.0%) 24 (9.1%)
Meningitis* 6 (0.8%) 2 (0.6%)
  1. NOTE. No. of individuals (%). ESRD: end-stage renal disease *from 1990.