International Journal of Microbiology / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Review Article

Bacterial Profile among Patients with Suspected Bloodstream Infections in Ethiopia: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Table 2

Results of each bacterial type isolated from bloodstream-infected patients.

Type of bacterial isolatesNo. of studiesTotal no. of culture-positive/from blood total specimensPooled prevalence rate (95% CI)I2 ( values)

S.pyrogenes [36, 38, 39, 41, 42, 44, 45, 47]831/2,9470.88 (0.54, 1.22)0.0% (<0.638)

Pseudomonas species [7, 11, 14, 36, 3941, 43, 45, 48, 51]859/5,1080.39 (0.08, 0.70)0.0% (<0.885)

Salmonella species [7, 11, 3638, 40, 42, 48, 51, 52, 56]117/4,6281.09 (0.79, 1.38)51.1% (<0.021)

E. coli [7, 11, 14, 35, 36, 3845, 47, 48, 5054, 56]21156/7,6341.69 (1.21, 2.16)65.9% (<0.001)

Klebsiella species [7, 8, 11, 14, 3545, 47, 48, 5054, 56]23362/8,2194.30 (2.45, 6.16)91.0% (<0.001)

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