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Table 4 Pooled antibiotic resistance rates of Streptococcus pneumoniae among Chinese children

From: Serotype distribution and antimicrobial resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae causing invasive diseases in China: a meta-analysis

AntibioticsIncluded studiesPositive casesTotal casesRate(%) (95% CI)
Penicillin9488134532.0 (12.1–51.9)
Amoxicillin clavulanic acid5199102616.1 (2.1–30.0)
Amoxicillin26115937.5 (27.6–47.4)
Ceftriaxone7239121614.7 (6.1–23.3)
Chloramphenicol712991011.4 (7.2–15.6)
Erythromycin101259139694.4 (90.7–98.1)
Clindamycin81066120492.3 (87.4–97.3)
Sulfamethoxazole101052139674.4 (64.5–84.4)
Tetracycline91098133583.7 (75.1–92.2)
PNSP10693139674.6 (23.3–71.9)
  1. PNSP Penicillin-Non-susceptible Streptococcus pneumonia