TABLE 1

True Pathogens in Infants Aged ≤30 Days (N = 1880 Cultures)

OrganismsBacteremia (n = 1248)Bacterial Meningitis (n = 632)
E coli183a
S aureusb70
Enterococcus12
Group B streptococcus20
Total28 (2.2%)5 (0.8%)
  • a Two cases of simultaneous bacteremia and bacterial meningitis.

  • b Includes 1 case of methicillin-resistant S aureus.