Volume 8, Number 2—February 2002
Epidemiology of Burkholderia cepacia Complex in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis, Canada
|Region of Canada||1996 census, population, thousands||No. of CF patients, 1992-1997||No. (%) of CF patients infected with B. cepacia complex||No. (%) of CF patients with samples of B. cepacia complex in repository|
|West||8,816||975||117 (12)||91 (78)a|
|Ontario||11,101||1293||285 (22)||241 (85)|
|Quebec||7,274||1088||55 (5)||16 (29)|
|East||2,381||405||103 (25)||27 (26)|
aArchived samples from the main study center have been excluded here to provide comparative regional estimates.