TABLE 1.

Temporal and geographic trends in the frequency of isolation and fluconazole resistance among BSI isolates of C. glabrata in the United States

RegionTime periodTotal no. of Candida BSI isolates% of C. glabrata isolates:
Among all isolatesResistant to fluconazole
West1992-2001a700177
2001-2007613410
Midwest1992-2001a678237
2001-20071,4202812
Northeast1992-2001a8192111
2001-20078971917
South1992-2001a1,4861511
2001-20076192111
Total1992-2001a3,683189
2001-20072,5362514
  • a Data were compiled from Pfaller et al. (63).