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Table 4 Bacteriological data obtained from the 19 patients with positive samples

From: A recruitment maneuver increases oxygenation after intubation of hypoxemic intensive care unit patients: a randomized controlled study

  Blood culture Endotracheal aspirate
  Before intubation 5 minutes after intubation 30 minutes after intubation 30 minutes after intubation
Control group (n = 10)
  --- MRSA MRSA MRSA
  --- P aeruginosa P aeruginosa P aeruginosa
  --- --- P aeruginosa P aeruginosa
  --- E coli E coli E coli
  --- K pneumoniae K pneumoniae K pneumoniae
  K oxytoca K oxytoca --- ---
  --- C albicans C albicans C albicans
  --- --- --- MRSA
  --- --- --- P aeruginosa
  --- --- --- K pneumoniae
RM group (n = 13)
  --- K pneumoniae --- K pneumoniae
  --- --- M moranii M moranii
  --- E cloacae E cloacae E cloacae
  E coli E coli E coli ---
  --- Lactobacillus --- Lactobacillus
  --- C albicans --- C albicans
  --- --- MRSA MRSA
  --- P aeruginosa --- P aeruginosa
  --- --- --- E fecium
  --- --- --- K pneumoniae
  --- --- --- P aeruginosa
  ---   --- P aeruginosa
  --- --- --- MRSA
  1. C albicans:Candida albicans;E cloacae: Enterobacter cloacae; E coli: Escherichia coli; E fecium: Enterococcus fecium; K oxytoca: Klebsiella oxytoca; K pneumoniae: Klebsiella pneumoniae; M moranii: Morganella moranii; MRSA: methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus; P aeruginosa: Pseudomonas aeruginosa.