Typing of Staphylococcus aureus in order to determine the spread of drug resistant strains inside and outside hospital environment.

Abstract

Staphylococcus aureus is one of the most important etiological factors of both nosocomial and community-acquired infections. Multidrug-resistant S. aureus is frequently isolated nowadays. Antibiotics used on the hospital ward exert a selective pressure on the strains and favor resistant strains. Multidrug-resistant and highly virulent strains can spread not… (More)

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