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Table 3 Antibiotic susceptibility (%) among MRSA isolates

From: Predicting observation unit treatment failures in patients with skin and soft tissue infections

Antibiotic MRSA (N = 64)
Oxacillin 0
Erythromycin 4.7
Levofloxacin 70.3a
Tetracycline 88.9
Clindamycin 90.6b
TMP/SMX 100
Vancomycin 100
Rifampin 100
  1. aFifteen isolates showed intermediate resistance to levofloxacin
  2. bFour isolates showed inducible resistance to clindamycin
  3. TMP/SMX trimethoprim-sulphamethoxazole