TABLE 2

Characteristics of infections and identified pathogens in the study cohort

Infection parameterNo. (%)
Site
    Respiratory138 (54)
    Abdomen49 (19)
    Primary bacteremia17 (6)
    Central nervous system15 (6)
    Skin9 (3)
    Catheter5 (2)
    Urinary tract5 (2)
    Mediastinitis5 (2)
    Unknown13 (5)
Pathogen(s)
    Enterobacteriaceae spp.110 (43)
    Pseudomonas aeruginosa34 (13)
    Staphylococcus aureus22 (9)
    Enterococcus spp.9 (3)
    Staphylococcus epidermidis7 (3)
    Acinetobacter spp.4 (1)
    Other33 (3)
    Unidentified37 (14)
Patients with positive blood cultures50 (20)