TABLE 2

Rates of persistent bacteremia and acute kidney injury by β-lactam class

CharacteristicRate (n [%]) with:
Carbapenem (n = 8)Cephalosporin (n = 25)Penicillin (n = 56)Vancomycina (n = 66)
Persistent bacteremia0 (0)8 (32)15 (26.8)29 (43.9)
Acute kidney injury1 (12.5)4 (16)12 (21.4)5 (7.6)
  • a Vancomycin is listed for reference.