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Table 6 Antimicrobial resistance rates of S. aureus in animals *

From: Prevalence, antimicrobial susceptibility and genotypic characteristics of Staphylococcus aureus in Tanzania: a systematic review

Antibiotic (N*) Range % Mean resistance (n/N*) (%) References
Resistance rates in different studies in animals     
 Penicillin(265) (72–88) (225/265) (85%) Mohammed et al. (2018), Suleiman and Mdegela (2018)
 Ampicillin (99) (62–100) (72/99) (73%) Katakweba et al. (2016), Kashoma et al. (2018)
 Tetracycline (364) (16–73) (110/364) (30%) Katakweba et al. (2016), Mohammed et al. (2018), Kashoma et al. (2018), Suleiman and Mdegela (2018)
 Erythromycin (301) (5–23) (28/301) (9%) Kashoma et al. (2018), Suleiman and Mdegela (2018)
 Gentamicin (99) (6–25) (4/99) (4%) Katakweba et al. (2016), Kashoma et al. (2018)
 Co-trimoxazole (132) (22–40) (42/132) (32%) Mohammed et al. (2018), Kashoma et al. (2018)
 Vancomycin (132) (2–11) (10/132) (8%) Katakweba et al. (2016), Mohammed et al. (2018), Kashoma et al. (2018)
 Amoxicillin (217)* (47) (102/217) (47%) Suleiman and Mdegela (2018)
 Cephalexin (217)* (30) (64/217) (30%) Suleiman and Mdegela (2018)
 Oxacillin (147) (0–34) (25/147) (17%) Katakweba et al. (2016), Mohammed et al. (2018), Kashoma et al. (2018)
 Cefoxitin (132) (4–17) (13/132) (10%) Mohammed et al. (2018), Kashoma et al. (2018)
  1. *Reported in only one study