Outbreak due to methicillin- and rifampin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Epidemiology and eradication of the resistant strain from the hospital

C. M. Bitar, C. G. Mayhall, V. A. Lamb, T. J. Bradshaw, A. C. Spadora, H. P. Dalton

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)15-23
Number of pages9
JournalInfection Control
Volume8
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1987
Externally publishedYes

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500 and over Hospital Bed Capacity
Hospital Personnel
Penicillin Resistance
Carrier State
Staphylococcal Infections
Methicillin
Vancomycin
Rifampin
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Cross Infection
Disease Outbreaks
Intensive Care Units
Staphylococcus aureus
Epidemiology
Retrospective Studies

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Bitar, C. M., Mayhall, C. G., Lamb, V. A., Bradshaw, T. J., Spadora, A. C., & Dalton, H. P. (1987). Outbreak due to methicillin- and rifampin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Epidemiology and eradication of the resistant strain from the hospital. Infection Control, 8(1), 15-23.

Outbreak due to methicillin- and rifampin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus : Epidemiology and eradication of the resistant strain from the hospital. / Bitar, C. M.; Mayhall, C. G.; Lamb, V. A.; Bradshaw, T. J.; Spadora, A. C.; Dalton, H. P.

In: Infection Control, Vol. 8, No. 1, 1987, p. 15-23.

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Bitar, CM, Mayhall, CG, Lamb, VA, Bradshaw, TJ, Spadora, AC & Dalton, HP 1987, 'Outbreak due to methicillin- and rifampin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Epidemiology and eradication of the resistant strain from the hospital', Infection Control, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 15-23.
Bitar, C. M. ; Mayhall, C. G. ; Lamb, V. A. ; Bradshaw, T. J. ; Spadora, A. C. ; Dalton, H. P. / Outbreak due to methicillin- and rifampin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus : Epidemiology and eradication of the resistant strain from the hospital. In: Infection Control. 1987 ; Vol. 8, No. 1. pp. 15-23.
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