Evaluation of screening risk and nonrisk patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on admission in an acute care hospital.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/229202
Title:
Evaluation of screening risk and nonrisk patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on admission in an acute care hospital.
Authors:
Creamer, Eilish; Galvin, Sandra; Dolan, Anthony; Sherlock, Orla; Dimitrov, Borislav D; Fitzgerald-Hughes, Deirdre; Thomas, Toney; Walsh, John; Moore, Joan; Smyth, Edmond G; Shore, Anna C; Sullivan, Derek; Kinnevey, Peter; O'Lorcain, Piaras; Cunney, Robert; Coleman, David C; Humphreys, Hilary
Affiliation:
Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
Evaluation of screening risk and nonrisk patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on admission in an acute care hospital. 2012, 40 (5):411-5 Am J Infect Control
Journal:
American journal of infection control
Issue Date:
Jun-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/229202
DOI:
10.1016/j.ajic.2011.07.008
PubMed ID:
21962934
Abstract:
Screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylocccus aureus (MRSA) is advocated as part of control measures, but screening all patients on admission to hospital may not be cost-effective.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1527-3296

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorCreamer, Eilishen_GB
dc.contributor.authorGalvin, Sandraen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDolan, Anthonyen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSherlock, Orlaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorDimitrov, Borislav Den_GB
dc.contributor.authorFitzgerald-Hughes, Deirdreen_GB
dc.contributor.authorThomas, Toneyen_GB
dc.contributor.authorWalsh, Johnen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMoore, Joanen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSmyth, Edmond Gen_GB
dc.contributor.authorShore, Anna Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSullivan, Dereken_GB
dc.contributor.authorKinnevey, Peteren_GB
dc.contributor.authorO'Lorcain, Piarasen_GB
dc.contributor.authorCunney, Roberten_GB
dc.contributor.authorColeman, David Cen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHumphreys, Hilaryen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-06-15T15:57:47Z-
dc.date.available2012-06-15T15:57:47Z-
dc.date.issued2012-06-
dc.identifier.citationEvaluation of screening risk and nonrisk patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on admission in an acute care hospital. 2012, 40 (5):411-5 Am J Infect Controlen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1527-3296-
dc.identifier.pmid21962934-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.ajic.2011.07.008-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/229202-
dc.description.abstractScreening for methicillin-resistant Staphylocccus aureus (MRSA) is advocated as part of control measures, but screening all patients on admission to hospital may not be cost-effective.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to American journal of infection controlen_GB
dc.titleEvaluation of screening risk and nonrisk patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on admission in an acute care hospital.en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland.en_GB
dc.identifier.journalAmerican journal of infection controlen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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