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Volume 11, Number 8—August 2005


Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter Extremity Infections in Soldiers

Kepler A. Davis*Comments to Author , Kimberly A. Moran†, C. Kenneth McAllister*, and Paula J. Gray*
Author affiliations: *Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA; †Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA

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Table 4

Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-baumannii complex antimicrobial drug susceptibilities for 38 isolates recovered from wound or blood cultures

Antimicrobial drug Susceptible (%)
Amikacin 48
Amoxicillin/clavulanate 9
Ampicillin/sulbactam 50
Cefepime 14
Cefotetan 3
Ceftazidime 12
Ceftriaxone 6
Ciprofloxacin 11
Colistin* 100
Gentamicin 8
Imipenem 89
Tobramycin 14
Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole 29

*Colistin susceptibility evaluated in 3 multidrug-resistant isolates.

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