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Table 4 Factors associated with increased neonatal deaths among neonates with neonatal sepsis

From: Predictors of positive blood culture and deaths among neonates with suspected neonatal sepsis in a tertiary hospital, Mwanza- Tanzania

Parameter N Death (%) P value
Culture    
   Positive 149 28.5  
   Negative 151 8.6 0.0001
Gram reaction    
   Positive 58 19  
   Negative 91 36.3 0.0001
ESBL    
   Positive 36 52  
   Negative 55 25 0.008
MRSA    
   Positive 9 55  
   Negative 23 21 0.008