Infectious Disease Clinics of North America volume 19, issue 3, P747-757 2005 DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2005.05.011 View full text
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Sheldon L. Kaplan

Abstract: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is now an established community pathogen in many areas of the United States and the world. Community-acquired methicillin-resistant S aureus infections have changed several aspects of staphylococcal infections in children. This article discusses epidemiology, clinical manifestations, laboratory diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.