Current and emerging serious Gram-positive infections.

  title={Current and emerging serious Gram-positive infections.},
  author={Francesco Menichetti},
  journal={Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  volume={11 Suppl 3},
Serious infections caused by Gram-positive pathogens are increasingly difficult to treat because of pathogens such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) and penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae. The more recent emergence of vancomycin-intermediate and -resistant MRSA (VISA and VRSA) has… CONTINUE READING