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Strategies for Clinical Management of MRSA in the Community: Summary of an Experts' Meeting Convened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

@inproceedings{Gorwitz2006StrategiesFC,
  title={Strategies for Clinical Management of MRSA in the Community: Summary of an Experts' Meeting Convened by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention},
  author={R. Gorwitz and D. Jernigan and J. Powers and J. Jernigan},
  year={2006}
}
  • R. Gorwitz, D. Jernigan, +1 author J. Jernigan
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has emerged as a cause of skin infections and, less commonly, invasive infections among otherwise healthy adults and children in the community. More data are needed in order to fully understand the epidemiology, microbiology, and pathophysiology of these infections and to identify optimal prevention and treatment strategies. This report summarizes strategies for the clinical management of MRSA in the community based on discussions held at an… CONTINUE READING
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