Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: what do we need to know?

@article{Witte2009CommunityacquiredMS,
  title={Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: what do we need to know?},
  author={Wolfgang Witte},
  journal={Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 Suppl 7},
  pages={17-25}
}
Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) has become a matter of concern worldwide, in particular in the USA. For the analysis of emergence and spread, clear definitions based on epidemiological origin are needed for discrimination between CA-MRSA, healthcare-associated community MRSA, and healthcare-associated MRSA (HA-MRSA… CONTINUE READING