TABLE 4.

Fluconazole resistance among Candida BSI isolates as determined by different surveillance programsa

Surveillance programYrsReferencesNo. of BSI tested% Resistant to fluconazoleb
C. albicansC. glabrataC. parapsilopsisC. tropicalis
CDC1992-1993 21 39411402
CDC1998-2000c94411006
Sweden1994-1998 7 233040150
Quebec1996-1998 60 4421900
SENTRY1997-2000 46 2,0471701
EIEIO1998-2001 11 25401000
  • a See Table 2, footnote a.

  • b Determined by using NCCLS broth microdilution and interpretive criteria (MIC ≥64 μg/ml) (36).

  • c Lyon et al., 40th ICAAC.