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Table 1 Summary of various outbreaks of Burkholderia cepacia complex in hospital setup in India over the last 5 years [2,3,4,5,6,7,8]

From: Investigation of Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteremia outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit: a case series 

Serial numberAuthor, location (year)PlaceNumber of casesDuration of outbreakSite of infectionSource of infectionMortality rate (%)
1.Rastogi, New Delhi (2019) [2]Neurotrauma intensive care unit484 monthsBlood and respiratory samplesWater18.7
2.Baul, Kolkata (2014) [3]Hemato-oncology unit296BloodIntravenous antibiotics3.4
3.Singhal, Mumbai (2015) [4]Chemotherapy daycare unit13Not specifiedBloodAntiemetic drugNil
4.Gupta, Rajastha (2018) [5]Oncology care center141 monthBloodCould not be identifiedNil
5.Mali, Mumbai (2017) [6]PICU, pediatric ward768 monthsBloodAmikacin vial rubber stopperNot specified
6.Antony, Karnataka (2016) [7]PICU3Sporadic episodeBloodWaterNil
7.Yamunadevi, Chennai (2018) [8]CCU243 monthsBloodUltrasound gelNot specified
8.Present case, Haryana (2019)NICU41 monthBloodSuction apparatus0.53
  1. PICU Pediatric intensive care unit, CCU Cardiac care unit, NICU Neonatal intensive care unit