TABLE 4

Comparison of antibiotic susceptibility of SIG and S. aureus isolatesa

AntibioticSusceptible (%)P value
SIGS. aureusb
Oxacillin (surrogate)c81NA
Cefoxitin (surrogate)NA50
Clindamycin70701.0
Doxycycline7497<0.001
Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole6597<0.001
Ciprofloxacin7859<0.01
  • a S. aureus represents data from a 2015 S. aureus antibiogram. NA, not available.

  • b Interpretive criteria from CLSI, M100, 25th edition (38).

  • c n = 54 (67%) isolates for which an oxacillin result was available.