Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): an interim report of carriage and conversion rates in nursing students.

@article{Rohde2012MethicillinRS,
  title={Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): an interim report of carriage and conversion rates in nursing students.},
  author={Rodney E. Rohde and Cheryl Rowder and Tom Patterson and Gerald D Redwine and Bob Edward V{\'a}squez and Emillio Carranco},
  journal={Clinical laboratory science : journal of the American Society for Medical Technology},
  year={2012},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={94-101}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate and characterize MRSA and staphylococci carriage and conversion rates in nursing students across clinical semester rotations and to describe risk factors. DESIGN A prospective, longitudinal cohort design (interim report) with three times of measurement. Data collected between August 2010 and May 2011 (ongoing longitudinal study to… CONTINUE READING