Table 2

Empirical antimicrobial regimens, categorised by EML-C group

Country EOS LOS Meningitis
AWRAWRAWR
Bangladesh3/33/33/3
Brazil3/33/31/32/3
Cambodia1/11/11/1
China5/61/63/63/64/62/6
Colombia1/1100100
Greece2/22/21/21/2
India6/93/95/93/91/93/96/9
Nigeria1/11/11/1
South Africa4/42/42/43/41/4
Thailand6/61/64/61/61/64/61/6
Uganda1/11/11/1
Vietnam1/11/11/1
  • A, Access; EML-C, Essential Medicines List for Children; EOS, early-onset sepsis; LOS, late-onset sepsis; R, Reserve; W, Watch.