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Table 3 Trends of resistance to antibiotics used in management of neonatal sepsis

From: Management of neonatal sepsis at Muhimbili National Hospital in Dar es Salaam: diagnostic accuracy of C – reactive protein and newborn scale of sepsis and antimicrobial resistance pattern of etiological bacteria

Drug Blomberg et al. 2007 [ [26]] (255*) Mhada et al. 2012 [ [15]] (74) Current study (40)
Ampicillin 17% 88.2% 92%
Cloxacillin 12.5% 85.2% 100%
Gentamicin 37% 58.8% 42%
Ceftriaxone Not done 16.2% 45%
Cefuroxime 17.6% 20.6% Not done
Amikacin Not done 1.5% 7%
Vancomycin Not done Not done 40%
  1. *Included other paediatrics patients, out of which were 170 neonates.