2001 Nebraska Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Tables


Number and percentage of PRSP and PISP among total S. pneumoniae isolates
by region/county of reporting laboratory, Nebraska, 2001

  Region/County

PRSP

PRSP (%)

PISP

PISP (%)

Isolates tested

Western

2

9.5%

1

4.8%

21

Southwest

15

27.8%

11

20.4%

54

Northern

49

35.8%

10

7.3%

137

Central

70

33.8%

15

7.2%

207

Southeast *

5

19.2%

0

0.0%

26

Lancaster county   

134

21.9%

92

15.0%

612

Douglas county

118

22.6%

74

14.1%

523

TOTAL

393

24.9%

203

12.8%

1580

PRSP: penicillin-resistant S. pneumoniae
PISP: penicillin-intermediate S. pneumoniae

* Southeast region excludes Douglas and Lancaster counties



Number and percentage of VRE and VIE among total enterococcal isolates
by region/county of reporting laboratory, Nebraska, 2001

   Region/County

VRE

VRE (%)

VIE

VIE (%)

Isolates tested

Western

2

1.0%

1

0.5%

209

Southwest

5

1.3%

5

1.3%

399

Northern

11

1.7%

5

0.8%

652

Central

5

0.8%

0

0.0%

613

Southeast *

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

140

Lancaster county   

32

1.3%

0

0.0%

2552

Douglas county

132

4.5%

13

0.4%

2939

TOTAL

187

2.5%

24

0.3%

7504

VRE: vancomycin-resistant enterococci
VIE: vancomycin-intermediate enterococci

* Southeast region excludes Douglas and Lancaster counties



Number and percentage of methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) among total S. aureus isolates
by region/county of reporting laboratory, Nebraska, 2001

   Region/County

MRSA

MRSA (%)

Isolates tested

Western

98

27.8%

352

Southwest

147

24.3%

604

Northern

317

31.4%

1009

Central

513

43.2%

1188

Southeast *

59

30.1%

196

Lancaster county   

1226

30.8%

3985

Douglas county

1655

35.8%

4620

TOTAL

4015

33.6%

11954

MRSA: methicillin-resistant S. aureus

* Southeast region excludes Douglas and Lancaster counties

 

2001 Nebraska Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

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