2003 Nebraska Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Tables


Number and percentage of PRSP and PISP among total S. pneumoniae isolates
by region/county of reporting laboratory, Nebraska, 2003

  Region/County

PRSP

PRSP (%)

PISP

PISP (%)

Isolates tested

Western

8

27.6%

2

6.9%

29

Southwest

7

20.0%

6

17.1%

35

Northern

34

28.1%

5

4.1%

121

Central

60

25.4%

22

9.3%

236

Southeast *

7

24.1%

3

10.3%

29

Lancaster county   

57

18.7%

36

11.8%

305

Douglas county

152

20.3%

171

22.8%

749

TOTAL

325

21.6%

245

16.3%

1504

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, 2003

   Region/County

VRE

VRE (%)

VIE

VIE (%)

Isolates tested

Western

1

0.6%

0

0.0%

161

Southwest

7

3.4%

0

0.0%

207

Northern

20

2.5%

5

0.6%

802

Central

47

6.4%

1

0.1%

737

Southeast *

9

10.7%

0

0.0%

84

Lancaster county   

53

5.5%

0

0.0%

955

Douglas county

552

11.1%

124

2.5%

4954

TOTAL

689

8.7%

130

1.6%

7900

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, 2003

   Region/County

MRSA

MRSA (%)

Isolates tested

Western

102

30.4%

336

Southwest

182

36.5%

499

Northern

409

43.6%

937

Central

590

44.6%

1322

Southeast *

76

51.4%

148

Lancaster county   

934

43.4%

2151

Douglas county

3614

42.9%

8432

TOTAL

5907

42.7%

13825

MRSA: methicillin-resistant S. aureus

* Southeast region excludes Douglas and Lancaster counties

 

2003 Nebraska Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

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