Infection with vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus containing the vanA resistance gene.

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Authors

Chang, Soju; Sievert, Dawn M; Hageman, Jeffrey C; Boulton, Matthew L; Tenover, Fred C; Downes, Frances Pouch; Shah, Sandip; Rudrik, James T; Pupp, Guy R; Brown, William J; Cardo, Denise; Fridkin, Scott K; Vancomycin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Investigative Team;

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Catheterization/ instrumentation
  • Contact Tracing
  • Debridement
  • Diabetic Foot/ microbiology
  • Diabetic Foot/ therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Renal Dialysis/ instrumentation
  • Staphylococcal Infections/ microbiology
  • Staphylococcal Infections/ transmission
  • Staphylococcus aureus/ genetics
  • Staphylococcus aureus/ isolation & purification
  • Vancomycin/ therapeutic use
  • Vancomycin Resistance/ genetics

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