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Table 1 Frequency of causative bacteria

From: Incidence and predictors of surgical site infection after distal femur fractures treated by open reduction and internal fixation: a prospective single‐center study

Bacteria Frequency
Single-bacteria causing SSI 13
 Staphylococcus aureus 2
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 2
Enterobacter cloacae 3
Escherichia coli 2
Acinetobacter baumannii 2
Coagulase negative staphylococcus 1
Enterococcus faecalis 1
Mixed-bacteria causing SSI 6
Staphylococcus aureus + Staphylococcus epidermidis 1
Staphylococcus aureus + Enterococcus faecalis 1
Staphylococcus aureus + Klebsiella pneumoniae pneumoniae 1
Enterobacter cloacae + methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) 1
Escherichia coli + methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) 1
Escherichia coli + Acinetobacter baumannii + Enterobacter cloacae + Pseudomonas aeruginosa 1
  1. Abbreviation: SSI surgical site infection