Clinical and economic outcomes for patients with health care-associated Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia.


While the increasing importance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) as a pathogen in health care-associated S. aureus pneumonia has been documented widely, information on the clinical and economic consequences of such infections is limited. We retrospectively identified all patients admitted to a large U.S. urban teaching hospital between… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/JCM.02529-09


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