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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusFAQ list for patients


The site provides a list of answers to the questions most commonly asked by patients and their friends and family. The answers are well written, using plain English. There is an accompanying set of guidelines for healthcare workers.


These guidelines are part of a set of resources provided by the Hospital%20Infections%Program at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. There is a comprehensive set of publications covering all aspects of nosocomial infection available for viewing at this site.

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27th August 1999




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Smith, D. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureusFAQ list for patients . Crit Care 3, webreport441 (1999).

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