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Table 2 Susceptibility testing amongst Enterobacteriaceae isolated (n = 49)

From: Effect of handrubbing using locally-manufactured alcohol-based handrubs in paediatric wards in Harare, Zimbabwe

Antibiotic (disc used) Susceptible (%) Intermediate (%) Resistant (%)
Ampicillin (10 μg) 1 (2%) - 48 (98%)
Gentamicin (10 μg) 22 (45%) 1 (2%) 26 (53%)
Ciprofloxacin (1 μg) 14 (29%) 11 (22%) 24 (49%)
Cefpodoxime (10 μg) 12 (25%) 3 (6%) 34 (69%)
Chloramphenicol (30 μg) 29 (59%) - 20 (41%)
Ertapenem (10 μg) 43 (88%) 2 (4%) 4 (8%)