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Table 6 Time to death in 3 time categories in study children with Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infection

From: Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections at a South African children’s hospital 2006–2011, a cross-sectional study

Cause of death Time to death from KPBSI
≤3 days 3.1–14 days 14.1–30 days Totals
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Septicaemia 48 (44.0) 28 (25.7) 8 (7.3) 84 (77.1)
Pneumonia 6 (5.5) 4 (3.7) 5 (4.6) 15 (13.8)
Other 3 (2.8) 5 (4.6) 2 (1.8) 10 (9.1)
Totals 57 (52.3) 37 (33.9) 15 (13.8) 109 (100)