TABLE 4.

Comparison of results by E test and checkerboard methoda

ActivityNo. (%) of strains
RIF-DOXRIF-SXTSXT-DOXSM-DOXAZM-CIP
CBETCBETCBETCBETCBET
Synergy10 (62.5)15 (93.7)2 (12.5)6 (37.5)4 (25)6 (37.5)7 (43.7)11 (68.7)10 (62.5)12 (75)
Indifference4 (25)1 (6.25)8 (50)7 (43.7)6 (37.5)4 (25)4 (25)4 (25)4 (25)4 (25)
Antagonism2 (12.5)6 (37.5)3 (18.7)6 (37.5)6 (37.5)5 (31.2)1 (6.25)2 (12.5)
    Total16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)16 (100)
  • a CB, checkerboard method; ET, E test.