Aiming to further reduce MRSA spread.pdf

Dato: 28.02.2010
Tema: Infection Control
Forfatter: Ghasson Shabha – Birmingham City University, UK


AIMING TO FURTHER REDUCE MRSA SPREAD

Author : Ghasson Shabha – Birmingham City University, UK

ABSTRACT

The effectiveness of current design and management intervention systems in combating hospital acquired Methicilin Ressistant Staphilococus Aurea ( MRSA ) infections in British  hospitals is examined in this article. MRSA is a prevalent bacterium in UK hospitals which together with other organisms remain a cause for concern amid increasing incidences of healthcare-associated infection. It has penetrated virtually every hospital, and a chronic state remains in most, with episodes of cross-infection and outbreaks