MRSA decolonization failure—are biofilms the missing link?

@inproceedings{Gnther2017MRSADF,
  title={MRSA decolonization failure—are biofilms the missing link?},
  author={Frank G{\"u}nther and Brigitte Blessing and Evelina Tacconelli and Nico T. Mutters},
  booktitle={Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control},
  year={2017}
}
Device-associated infections due to biofilm-producing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) have been recently associated with the failure of antibiotic treatment and decolonization measures. The goal of our study was to evaluate the extent to which the formation of biofilms influenced the efficacy of topical decolonization agents or… CONTINUE READING