MRSA prevalence at admission tied to acquisition rate

10/15/2013 | Healio (free registration)

Higher rates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at admission were associated with greater acquisition rates, according to a study in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases. Researchers measured and analyzed MRSA admission prevalence, acquisition rates and incident nosocomial clinical culture rates among acute care patients at 112 Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.

View Full Article in:

Healio (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Biostatistics
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Diagnostic Technician
Marlborough, MA
Test Technician
Marlborough, MA
Associate - Food and Drug
Keller and Heckman LLP
Washington, DC
Senior Paralegal - Research & Development, and Medical
Boehringer Ingelheim
Ridgefield, CT