Nosocomial transmission of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Danish Hospitals.

@article{Hetem2012NosocomialTO,
  title={Nosocomial transmission of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Danish Hospitals.},
  author={David J. Hetem and Henrik Westh and Kit Boye and Jens Otto Jarl\ov and Marc Bonten and Martin C. J. Bootsma},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={67 7},
  pages={1775-80}
}
OBJECTIVES The emergence of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) has changed the epidemiology of MRSA infections worldwide. In contrast to hospital-associated MRSA (HA-MRSA), CA-MRSA more frequently affects healthy individuals, both with and without recent healthcare exposure. Despite obvious epidemiological differences… CONTINUE READING