TABLE 2

Baseline Patient Demographics

Characteristics, n = 74
 Age, y4.2 ± 3.9
 Gender, boys/girls52/22
 Weight, kg17 ± 11.2
 SUN, mg/dL7.8 ± 5.7
 Serum creatinine, mg/dL0.4 ± 0.1
 Initial trough, mg/L9.8 ± 3.6
 Final trough, mg/L14.7 ± 4.3
Infection type
 Pneumonia34 (45.9)
 Meningitis22 (29.7)
 Osteomyelitis15 (20.3)
 Sepsis3 (4.1)
 Endocarditis0 (0)
  • All values presented as mean ± SD or n (%). SUN, serum urea nitrogen.