Guidelines for UK practice for the diagnosis and management of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections presenting in the community.

@article{Nathwani2008GuidelinesFU,
  title={Guidelines for UK practice for the diagnosis and management of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections presenting in the community.},
  author={Dilip Nathwani and Marina Morgan and Robert G. Masterton and Matthew Dryden and Barry D. Cookson and Gary French and Deirdre Lewis},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2008},
  volume={61 5},
  pages={976-94}
}
These guidelines have been developed by a Working Party convened on behalf of the British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. Their aim is to provide general practitioners and other community- and hospital-based healthcare professionals with pragmatic advice about when to suspect MRSA infection in the community, when and what cultures should be performed and what should be the management options, including the need for hospitalization. 

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