2002 Nebraska Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Tables


Number and percentage of PRSP and PISP among total S. pneumoniae isolates
by region/county of reporting laboratory, Nebraska, 2002

  Region/County

PRSP

PRSP (%)

PISP

PISP (%)

Isolates tested

Western

4

11.8%

3

8.8%

34

Southwest

17

21.3%

10

12.5%

80

Northern

43

30.9%

10

7.2%

139

Central

80

31.6%

24

9.5%

253

Southeast *

0

0.0%

2

15.4%

13

Lancaster county   

48

14.6%

19

5.8%

329

Douglas county

93

18.6%

123

24.6%

500

TOTAL

285

21.1%

191

14.2%

1348

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, 2002

   Region/County

VRE

VRE (%)

VIE

VIE (%)

Isolates tested

Western

0

0.0%

1

0.6%

166

Southwest

3

0.6%

9

1.9%

465

Northern

9

1.1%

5

0.6%

818

Central

50

6.2%

6

0.7%

806

Southeast *

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

96

Lancaster county   

46

2.8%

1

0.1%

1629

Douglas county

184

5.9%

5

0.2%

3138

TOTAL

292

4.1%

27

0.4%

7118

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, 2002

   Region/County

MRSA

MRSA (%)

Isolates tested

Western

92

26.7%

345

Southwest

288

31.6%

910

Northern

324

32.9%

984

Central

531

39.5%

1344

Southeast *

66

40.2%

164

Lancaster county   

1029

38.4%

2680

Douglas county

2035

37.4%

5447

TOTAL

4365

36.8%

11874

MRSA: methicillin-resistant S. aureus

* Southeast region excludes Douglas and Lancaster counties

 

2002 Nebraska Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

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