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Table 3 Frequency of principal antimicrobial use during hospital admission (n = 135)

From: Community-acquired lobar pneumonia in children in the era of universal 7-valent pneumococcal vaccination: a review of clinical presentations and antimicrobial treatment from a Canadian pediatric hospital

Antimicrobial (s) Frequency (n = 135)
Cefuroxime; n (%) 60 (44.4)
Cefuroxime and Clarithromycin; n (%) 36 (26.7)
Cefuroxime and Clindamycin; n (%) 15 (11.1)
Ampicillin; n (%) 2 (1.5)
Penicillin; n (%) 3 (2.2)
Ceftriaxone and Clindamycin; n (%) 4 (2.9)
Clindamycin and Clarithromycin; n (%) 2 (1.5)
Ceftriaxone; n (%) 1 (0.7)
Clarithromycin; n (%) 1 (0.7)
Other; n (%) 11 (8.1)