[Positive screening for MRSA--clinical consequences?].

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BACKGROUND The worldwide rise of MRSA is equivalent to an increase of nasal colonization with MRSA. The objectives of this study were to investigate the rate of occult nasal MRSA colonization in trauma patients, to elucidate the role of MRSA carriers for endogenous infection (nose --> wound) and to check the efficiency of mupirocin therapy. PATIENTS AND… (More)

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@article{Neumaier2006PositiveSF, title={[Positive screening for MRSA--clinical consequences?].}, author={Markus Neumaier and Ines Kappstein and Michael Scherer}, journal={Der Unfallchirurg}, year={2006}, volume={109 6}, pages={499-504} }