Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Pig Farming

@inproceedings{Voss2005MethicillinresistantSA,
  title={Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Pig Farming},
  author={Andreas Voss and Frans Loeffen and Judith Bakker and Corn{\'e} H. W. Klaassen and Mireille W H Wulf},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
  year={2005}
}
We conducted a study among a group of 26 regional pig farmers to determine the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence rate and found it was >760 times greater than the rate of patients admitted to Dutch hospitals. While spa-type t108 is apparently a more widespread clone among pig farmers and their environment, we did find other spa-types. 
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