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Table 3 Microbiological results of all included patients

From: The effect of a rapid molecular blood test on the use of antibiotics for nosocomial sepsis: a randomized clinical trial

Microorganism Microorganisms detected
SF only BC only SF + BC Total
Included in SF detection list
 Gram-negative
  Enterobacter cloacae/aerogenes 5 4 9
  Escherichia coli 2 1 3
  Klebsiella pneumoniae/oxytoca 4 5 7 16
  Serratia marcescens 1 1 2
  Acinetobacter baumanii 2 1 3
  Pseudomonas aeruginosa 3 2 5
  Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 1 2 3
 Gram-positive
  Staphylococcus aureus 5 1 9 15
  Coagulase negative staphylococcia 3 1 4
  Streptococcus spp.b 1 1
  Enterococcus faecalis 1 1
 Fungi
  Candida albicans 1 1
  Aspergillus fumigatus 1 1
 Not included in SF detection list
  Morganella morganii 1 1
  Burkholderia cepacea 1 1
  Rothia spp. 1 1
Number of microorganisms 23 16 28 67
Number of patients 17 11 28 56
  1. aA group of Staphylococcus species (S. epidermidis, S. haemolyticus, S. hominis, S. pasteuri, S. warneri, S. cohnii, S. lugdunensis, S. capitis, S. caprae, S. saprophyticus, and S. xylosus including S. epidermidis, S. haemolyticus, S. hominis, S. pasteuri, S. warneri, S. cohnii, S. lugdunensis, S. capitis, S. caprae, S. saprophyticus, and S. xylosus)
  2. bA group of streptococci, including S. pyogenes, S. agalactiae, S. mitis