Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection following arthroscopy of the knee joint.

@article{Raj2006MethicillinresistantSA,
  title={Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection following arthroscopy of the knee joint.},
  author={Dipak Raj and Srinivasan Iyer and Carol Fergusson},
  journal={Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England},
  year={2006},
  volume={88 7},
  pages={675-6}
}
Arthroscopic surgery of the knee is considered to be a safe procedure. We had a microbiologically confirmed infection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Although various rare infective cases are reported following arthroscopy of the knee joint, to the best of our knowledge there is no previous report of MRSA infection following… CONTINUE READING