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Table 3 Distribution of isolates of blood culture of neonates with sepsis

From: Bacteriological profile and antibiotic susceptibility pattern of common isolates of neonatal sepsis, Ho Municipality, Ghana-2016

Isolate Early Onset Sepsis Late Onset Sepsis  
  Count Percentage (%) Count Percentage (%) Total Count (N)
Gram Positive organism
Staphylococcus epidermidis 9 69.2 5 38.5 14
Staphylococcus aureus 1 7.7 3 23.1 4
Gram Negative organism
Escherichia coli 1 7.7 0 0 1
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 2 15.4 2 15.4 4
Enterobacter species 0 0 2 15.4 2
Proteus mirabilis 0 0 1 7.7 1
Total 13   13   26