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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of the patients

From: Mortality and its predictors among hospitalized patients with infections due to extended spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) Enterobacteriaceae in Malaysia: a retrospective observational study

Variable Frequency Percentage
Mean age (SD) in years 62.1 ± 14.4  
Gender
Male 64 58.2
Female 46 41.8
Race
Malay 95 86.4
Chinese 4 3.6
Indian 8 7.3
Others 3 2.7
Intensive care unit admission 24 21.8
Recent surgery 56 50.9
Recent hospitalization 66 60.0
Immunocompromise 22 20.0
Presence of comorbidities 97 88.2
Type of comorbidity
Hypertension 61 55.5
Diabetes 53 48.2
Chronic kidney disease 34 30.9
Malignancy 21 19.1
Dyslipidemia 17 15.5
Stroke 15 13.6
Ischemic heart disease 12 10.9
Benign prostate hyperplasia 11 10.0
Sepsis/septic shock 53 48.2
Diagnosis
Bacteremia 47 42.7
Urinary tract infections 38 34.5
Surgical site infections 12 10.9
Pneumonia 7 6.4
Skin and soft tissue infections 5 4.5
Intra-abdominal infections 1 0.9
Type of infection
Hospital-acquired 50 45.5
Community-acquired 60 54.5
  1. SD, standard deviation