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Table 6 Antibiotic susceptibility pattern of ica positive isolates

From: Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of biofilm producing clinical coagulase negative staphylococci from Nepal and their antibiotic susceptibility pattern

Antibiotics ica genes p-value
Present Absent
Susceptible Resistant Susceptible Resistant
Penicillin 4 (1.9%) 37 (17.3%) 14 (6.5%) 159 (74.3%) 0.119
Ciprofloxacin 28 (13.1%) 13 (6.1%) 110 (51.4%) 63 (29.4%) 0.334
Tetracycline 38 (17.8%) 3 (1.4%) 149 (69.6%) 24 (11.2%) 6.590
Clindamycin 32 (15.0%) 9 (4.2%) 119 (55.6%) 54 (25.2%) 3.332
Chloramphenicol 38 (17.8%) 3 (1.4%) 157 (73.4%) 16 (7.5%) 0.231
Cefoxitin 13 (6.1%) 28 (13.1%) 58 (27.1%) 115 (53.7%) 0.049
Erythromycin 15 (7.0%) 26 (12.1%) 44 (20.6%) 129 (60.3%) 2.256
Cotrimoxazole 29 (13.6%) 12 (5.6%) 105 (49.1%) 68 (31.8%) 1.460
Gentamicin 35 (16.4%) 6 (2.8%) 134 (62.6%) 39 (18.2%) 1.464