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Table 3 VAP microbiology

From: Systemic antibiotics for preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia in comatose patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis

  Early VAP Late VAP
Sirvent et al. S. aureus—14 Enterobacter—1
H. influenzae—11 Serratia—2
Strep pneumoniae—1 Proteus—1
P. aeruginosa—4
Acinetobacter sp—3
Vallés et al. S. aureus—3 E cloacae—3
Anaerobes—1 S. aureus—1
Mixed flora—1 P. aeruginosa—3
Streptococcus sp—1
Total S. aureus—17 P. aeruginosa—7
H. influenza—11 E cloacae/Acinetobacter sp—3 each
S. pneumoniae/Anaerobes/mixed flora—1 each Serratia—2
Enterobacter/Proteus/S. aureus/Streptococcus sp—1 each