Role of decolonization in a comprehensive strategy to reduce methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections in the neonatal intensive care unit: An observational cohort study

Aaron M. Milstone, Alicia Budd, John W. Shepard, Tracy Ross, Susan Aucott, Karen C. Carroll, Trish M. Perl

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29 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)558-560
Number of pages3
JournalInfection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
Volume31
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2010

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Infant, Premature, Diseases
Mupirocin
Carrier State
Staphylococcal Infections
Very Low Birth Weight Infant
Neonatal Intensive Care Units
Low Birth Weight Infant
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Infection Control
Premature Infants
Observational Studies
Cohort Studies
Newborn Infant
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Infection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Epidemiology
  • Infectious Diseases

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Role of decolonization in a comprehensive strategy to reduce methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections in the neonatal intensive care unit : An observational cohort study. / Milstone, Aaron M.; Budd, Alicia; Shepard, John W.; Ross, Tracy; Aucott, Susan; Carroll, Karen C.; Perl, Trish M.

In: Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, Vol. 31, No. 5, 01.05.2010, p. 558-560.

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