International Journal of Pediatrics / 2009 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Nosocomial Infections among Pediatric Patients with Neoplastic Diseases

Table 3

Causal organisms of nosocomial infections.

Causal organismsNumber (%) ( )

Gram-negative organisms16 (47.1)
Escherichia coli3 (8.8)
Klebsiella pneumonia3 (8.8)
Salmonella enteritidis3 (8.8)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa2 (5.9)
Others+5 (2.9)
Gram-positive organisms10 (29.4)
Staphylococcus aureus 5 (14.7)
Coagulase negative Staphylococcus 4 (11.8)
Enterococcus fecium 1 (2.9)
Fungi5 (14.7)
Candida albicans3 (8.8)
Candida tropicalis2 (5.8)
Co-organisms3 (8.8)
Enterococcus fecium Coagulase negative Staphylococcus 2 (5.9)
Enterococcus fecium Escherichia coli 1 (2.9)

: Acinetobactor baumanii, Aeromonas, Burkholderia cepacia, Enterobactor cloacae, Hemophilus influenza.

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