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Table 2 Baseline characteristics

From: Implementation of a successful eradication protocol for Burkholderia Cepacia complex in cystic fibrosis patients

Group Gender Age Genotype (n) Pancreatic Insufficient (%) CFRD (%) Bcc Species Isolated (n) Additional Pathogens (n) FEV1% Predicted BMI
Eradication
(n = 6)
50% F 23.3 (20–27) dF508/dF508 [6] (100%) 83% B. multivorans [4]
B. gladioli [2]
B. cepacia [1]
PsA [6]
MRSA [3]
Steno [2]
Aspergillus [2]
65.5 (30–96%) 20.2 (15.6–26.9)
Usual Care
(n = 4)
50% F 28.2 (21–47) dF508/dF508 [1]
405 3AtoC/V317A Q98X [1]
dF508/Q98X [1]
dF508/G542X [1]
(75%) 75% B. multivorans [1]
B. cepacia [2]
B. arboris [1]
PsA [3]
MRSA [4]
55.7 (31–98%) 20.3 (18.9–22)
  1. Abbreviations: F=Female, CFRD- CF Related Diabetes, MRSA- Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, PsA- Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Steno- Stenotrophomonas maltophilia