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Table 4 Distribution of Candida species in the ICUACG and non-ICUACG groups.

From: Comparison of the epidemiology, risk factors, outcome and degree of organ failures of patients with candidemia acquired before or during ICU treatment

  ICUACG
n= 38
Non-ICUACG
n= 45
P-value
C. albicans 29 (76.3) 31 (68.9) 0.47
C. non- albicans 9 (26.7) 14 (31.1)  
- C. glabrata 5 10  
- C. parapsilosis 3 2  
- others 1 2  
C. albicans    
- 2000 to 2004, n = 37 14 (73.7) 14 (77.8) > 0.9
- 2005 to 2009, n = 45 15 (78.9) 17 (65.4)  
C. non- albicans    
- 2000 to 2004 5 (26.3) 5 (26.3) 0.51
- 2005 to 2009 4 (21.1) 9 (34.6)  
  1. Other species were: C. guillerimondii, C. krusei and C. tropicalis. ICUACG, ICU-acquired candidemia group; non-ICUACG, non-ICU-acquired candidemia group.