Clinical and molecular epidemiology of ciprofloxacin-susceptible MRSA encoding PVL in England and Wales


We aimed to enhance our case ascertainment of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus encoding Panton-Valentine leucocidin (PVL-MRSA), determine the patient demographic, risk factor and disease associations, and define the clonal diversity amongst isolates referred to the UK Health Protection Agency’s Staphylococcus Reference Unit. PVL-MRSA collected… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10096-009-0757-x


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