Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin resistance in Switzerland: regional differences and trends from 2004 to 2014.

@article{Olearo2016StaphylococcusAA,
  title={Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin resistance in Switzerland: regional differences and trends from 2004 to 2014.},
  author={Flaminia Olearo and Werner Christian Albrich and Nathalie Vernaz and Stephan Harbarth and Andreas Kronenberg},
  journal={Swiss medical weekly},
  year={2016},
  volume={146},
  pages={w14339}
}
BACKGROUND The global epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is heterogeneous. The objective of this study was to evaluate MRSA epidemiology in Switzerland over an 11-year period. METHODS We conducted a retrospective study with time series analysis on S. aureus including MRSA and non-multidrug resistant MRSA (NmMRSA). We used… CONTINUE READING