Methicillin-resistant and methicillin-susceptible community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus infection among children.


Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus has emerged as a pathogen associated with community-acquired infections worldwide. We report the spectrum of community-acquired S. aureus infections and compare the patients infected with methicillin-susceptible or methicillin-resistant strains among patients aged <20 years. Overall, 90 cases of community-acquired… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bjid.2013.02.010


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