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This figure comprises a line graph showing cephalosporin resistance in K. pneumoniae and E. coli in the UK between 2001 and 2015. The horizontal axis is labelled year and is marked from 2001 to 2015 in 1-year intervals. The vertical axis is labelled resistance (%) and is marked from 0 to 16 in intervals of 2. The blue line represents percentage resistance of E. coli. It crosses the vertical axis is at 2% and gradually slopes upwards to a peak of 15% in 2013 before sloping downwards to end at 12% in 2015. The orange line represents percentage resistance of K. pneumoniae it starts at 13% in 2005 and remains relatively constant until 2015.

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