TABLE 3.

Correlation between fluoroquinolone susceptibility and the real-time PCR assay

FluoroquinoloneEtest result (no.)PCR result
Susceptible (no.)Resistant (no.)
CiprofloxacinSusceptible (35)350
Resistant (50)149
LevofloxacinSusceptible (37)361
Resistant (48)048
GatifloxacinSusceptible (37)361
Resistant (48)048