Staph_A


TitleTypeLevel of evidenceSourcePublishedReview
Surgical Site Infection SSI Web directoryEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)23/12/2010
Deoxyribonuclease test (BSOP TP12)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)06/07/2010
Coagulase test (BSOP TP10)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)11/03/2010
Identification of Staphylococcus species, micrococcus species and rothia species (BSOP ID 7)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)17/09/2007
CKS Guidance - Boils, carbuncles, folliculitis, paronychia and staphylococcal whitlowCare guidelineEvidence citedClinical Knowledge Summaries01/07/2007
General Information about Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infectionFactsheetProfessional opinionNetdoctor08/03/2007
General information - Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)18/07/2006
Going further faster: Meeting the MRSA target and increasing productivity. A pocket guide for chief executives and boardsBest practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)20/05/2006
Going further faster: Implementing the Saving Lives delivery programme. Sustainable change for cleaner, safer care.Best practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Department of Health (DH)20/05/2006
HCAI Productivity Tool OtherUnspecifiedDepartment of Health (DH)09/05/2006
Guidelines for the prevention of endocarditis: report of the Working Party of the British Society for Antimicrobial ChemotherapyBest practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Evidence citedJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy19/04/2006
Guidelines for the control and prevention of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in healthcare facilitiesBest practice
Care guideline
Journal article
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Hospital Infection Society (HIS)03/04/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - ImpetigoPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online03/03/2006
Guidelines for the prophylaxis and treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in the UK Best practice
Care guideline
Evidence citedBritish Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC)28/02/2006
Epidemiological Data - Staphylococcus aureusSurveillance dataN/AHealth Protection Agency (HPA)06/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - EndocarditisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online03/02/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - BoilsPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - CellulitisPublic leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online17/01/2006
Guidelines for the laboratory diagnosis and susceptibility testing of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)Best practice
Care guideline
Review
Evidence citedJournal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy17/11/2005
NHS Direct Online Health Encyclopaedia - Blood poisoning (Septicaemia)Public leaflet
Webpage
Professional opinionNHSDirect Online09/11/2005
Simple guide to MRSAFactsheet
Public leaflet
Professional opinionDepartment of Health (DH)22/07/2005
Protecting Patients and Staff – A Strategy for Prevention and Control of Healthcare Associated Infections in Northern Ireland 2005-2010Best practice
Review
Evidence citedDepartment of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (NI)01/06/2005
Baird Parker agar (MSOP 21)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Enumeration of Staphylococcus aureus (F12)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Investigation of specimens for screening for MRSA (BSOP 29)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
MRSA selective media (MSOP 30)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Mannitol salt agar (MSOP 10)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Thermonuclease activity test (BSOP TP 34)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/05/2005
Factsheet about VISA/VRSA - Vancomycin-Intermediate/Resistant Staphylococcus aureusFactsheetN/ACenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)21/04/2004
Control of endemic MRSA - what is the evidence? A personal viewJournal articleMeta analysis
RCT
Science Direct23/01/2004
Performance feedback of hand hygiene, using alcohol gel as the skin decontaminant, reduces the number of inpatients newly affected by MRSA and antibiotic costsJournal articleEvidence citedScience Direct 02/12/2003
Boils, Carbuncles and Furunculosis PRODIGY patient information leafletPublic leafletEvidence citedPRODIGY Knowledge01/12/2003
Antimicrobial drugs for treating methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonizationSystematic reviewRCTCochrane Library20/10/2003
Enumeration of Staphylococcus aureus by membrane filtration (W10)Standard Operating ProceduresEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Health Protection Agency (HPA)01/07/2003
Public Information Leaflet about MRSAPublic leafletEvidence citedHealth Protection Agency (HPA)01/04/2003
A12 Advice Sheet: Infection control in dentistryBest practiceEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Dental Association (BDA)01/02/2003
Emergence of vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus in a Belgian hospital: microbiological and clinical featuresSurveillance dataEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy10/06/2002
Risk factors and predictors of mortality of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MSRA) bacteraemia in HIV-infected patientsSurveillance dataCase control studiesBritish Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (BSAC)24/05/2002
2001 National Guideline on the Management of BalanitisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
British Association for Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH)01/05/2002
2001 National guideline for the management of prostatitisCare guidelineEvidence citedBritish Association for Sexual Health and HIV(BASHH)01/01/2001
The management and control of hospital infection: action for the NHS for the management and control of infection in hospitals in England HSC 2000/002Best practiceEvidence citedDepartment of Health (DH)11/02/2000
Revised Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Infection Control for HospitalsBest practice
Review
Evidence cited
Professional opinion
Hospital Infection Society (HIS)01/08/98
Antibiotic treatment of streptococcal, enterococcal and staphylococcal endocarditisCare guidelineEvidence cited
Professional opinion
Heart Online01/02/98
The Facts about MRSAFactsheetProfessional opinionAssociation of Medical Microbiologist (AMM)01/01/95