A U.S. Population-Based Survey of Staphylococcus aureus Colonization

@article{Graham2006AUP,
  title={A U.S. Population-Based Survey of Staphylococcus aureus Colonization},
  author={Philip L. Graham and S. Lin and E. Larson},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={144},
  pages={318-325}
}
  • Philip L. Graham, S. Lin, E. Larson
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • Context Epidemiology and risk factors for colonization with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and methicillin-susceptible S. aureus (MSSA) in the U.S. population are poorly understood. Contribution Extrapolation of 20012002 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) data indicates that 84 million noninstitutionalized persons in the U.S. population are colonized with MSSA and 2 million are colonized with MRSA. Long-term care facility residence, diabetes, and age… CONTINUE READING

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    INTERVENTIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    This research is being done to learn more about an approach to remove Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in patients who are carriers of the bacteria in outpatient… Expand
    ConditionsMRSA
    InterventionDrug
    OBSERVATIONAL CLINICAL TRIAL
    Background: - MRSA is a type of bacteria that causes serious health problems. It can cause severe infections and is difficult to treat. MRSA has been found in a high number of… Expand
    ConditionsStaphylococcus Aureus Infection

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