Current Insights On Household Reservoirs Of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) transmission in healthcare settings has had extensive study. 1 Institutions have established numerous policies and procedures to decrease transmission and resulting healthcare-associated MRSA (HA-MRSA) infections. 2 In contrast, little research has examined transmission and the reservoirs of MRSA in the community that serve as sources of community-associated MRSA (CA-MRSA) infections

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) transmission in healthcare settings has had extensive study. 1 Institutions have established numerous policies and procedures to decrease transmission and resulting healthcare-associated MRSA (HA-MRSA) infections. 2 In contrast, little research has examined transmission and the reservoirs of MRSA in the community that serve as sources of community-associated MRSA (CA-MRSA) infections

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Current Insights On Household Reservoirs Of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus