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Table 2 Identification of microorganisms.

From: Microbiological contamination of cubicle curtains in an out-patient podiatry clinic

  Timeframe
Microorganism Baseline Immediately
post laundry
1 week post
laundry
3 weeks post
laundry
Micrococcus Species 345 335 350 250
Coagulase Negative Staphylcoccus 950 1010 130 300
Environmental Gram- Negative Bacilli 8 30 45 50
Bacillus Species 20 25 40 22
Diptheroid 41 2 31 55
Esherichia Coli 0 2 0 0
Staphylcoccus Aureus 0 12 0 0
Alpha-haemolytic Streptococcus 0 1 23 40