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Table 2 Characteristics of prescribed antibiotic courses

From: Pulmonary exacerbations and clinical outcomes in a longitudinal cohort of infants and preschool children with cystic fibrosis

Antibiotic characteristics
Total number of antibiotic courses 98
Prescribed antibiotics
IV 7 (7%)
Oral 85 (87%)
IV + Oral 6 (6%)
Antibiotic classes
Cephalosporin 27 (22%)
Penicillin 21 (17%)
Aminoglycoside 7 (5%)
Fluoroquinolone 5 (4%)
Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole 59 (47%)
Macrolide 2 (2%)
Vancomycin 2 (2%)
Carbapenem 1 (1%)