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Table 2 Treatment experiences of 64 participants who had previously isolated Pseudomonas from a cough swab or sputum sample.

From: Feasibility study to inform the design of a randomised controlled trial to eradicate Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in individuals with Cystic Fibrosis

   Yes No Don't know
Have Isolated P. aeruginosa
≥ 2 times in last 6 monthsa
5/63 (8%) 55/63 (87%) 3/63 (5%)
Treated for first or new growth with oral ciprofloxacin plus colistin 53/64 (83%) 6/64 (9%) 5/64 (8%)
Treated for first or new growth with IV antibiotic plus colistin 22/64 (34%) 37/64 (58%) 5/64 (8%)
   Treated for first or new growth with IV antibiotic plus colistin
   Yes No Don't know
Treated for first or new growth with oral ciprofloxacin plus colistin Yes 20 32 1
  No 1 4 1
  Don't know 1 1 3
  1. a1 respondent did not complete this question.