"MRSA - Information for patients"
Written by: Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Coverage: Public Information
Summary: A selection of frequently asked questions about MRSA, treatment and causes. Aimed at the general public.
Published by: Center for Disease Control & Prevention
Level of Evidence: Expert Opinion
Date of Publication: 03/02/2005
Date of Posting: 03/02/2003
Date of next Review: 28/07/2007
Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dhqp/ar_mrsa_ca_public.html
Source: Center for Disease Control & Prevention
Publication Type: Factsheet
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MeSH keywords: Methicillin Resistance; Staphylococcus aureus; Infection Control; Cross Infection; Opportunistic Infections; Community-Acquired Infections; Drug Resistance, Microbial; Drug Resistance, Bacterial