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Table 5 Prescription of antimicrobials in all the events studied

From: Ventilator associated pneumonia: comparison between quantitative and qualitative cultures of tracheal aspirates

Class of antimicrobial Evaluations (n [%])
Glycopeptide 109 (49.7%)
Antifungical 93 (42.4%)
Third generation cephalosporin 86 (39.2%)
Carbapenem 75 (34.2%)
Clindamicin 34 (15.5%)
Quinolone 31 (14.1%)
Metronidazol 26 (11.8%)
Fourth generation cephalosporin 23 (10.5%)
Macrolides 23 (10.5%)
Total 212 (96.8%)