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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of patients infected by carbapenem-resistant K. pneumoniae isolates from a Venezuelan Hospital

From: A cluster of KPC-2 and VIM-2-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST833 isolates from the pediatric service of a Venezuelan Hospital

  No. (%) of isolates
Characteristic Total no.
Gender
 Female 7 (36.9 %)
 Male 12 (63.1 %)
Age
 Newborn (0–6 days) 14 (73.7 %)
 Lower infant (1–12 months) 2 (10.5 %)
 Higher infant (1–2 years) 2 (10.5 %)
 School (5–10 years) 1 (5.3 %)
Infection site
 Bloodstream 15 (79 %)
 Bronchial secretion 2 (10.4 %)
 Catheter 1 (5.3 %)
 Lesion secretion 1 (5.3 %)
Hospitalization área
 Neonatal 12 (63.2 %)
 Internal medicine 2 (10.5 %)
 Intensive care 2 (10.5 %)
 Surgery 3 (15.8 %)