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Nasal Screening forMRSA: Different Swabs 鈥Different Results!

Objectives Swab-based nasal screening is commonly used to identify asymptomatic carriage of Staphylococcus aureus in patients. Bacterial detection depends on the uptake and release capacities of the swabs and on the swabbing technique...

Stars: 81 Updated: September 4th,2018

703: PREDICTIVE VALUE OF METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS NASALSWAB PCR FORMRSA PNEUMONIA

react-text: 100 Regional tissue distress caused by microcirculatory dysfunction underlies the parthophysiology in sepsis. Despite correction of systemic oxygen delivery variables and macrocirculatory variables, regional hypoxia and ox...

Stars: 130 Updated: September 4th,2018

Multiplex PCR-ELISA for direct detection of MRSA in nasalswabs advantageous for rapid identification of non-MRSA carriers

In the study presented here 251 nasalswabs obtained from medical staff were directly investigated forMRSA using a commercial multiplex PCR system in p...

Stars: 157 Updated: September 4th,2018

Evaluation of isolation procedures and chromogenic agar media for the detection of MRSA in nasalswabs from pigs and veal calves.

Since the emergence of MRSA in livestock, screening of animals for the detection of MRSA is widely practised. Different procedures are published for ani...

Stars: 166 Updated: September 4th,2018

Nasal Screening forMRSA: Different Swabs – Different Results!

Objectives Swab-based nasal screening is commonly used to identify asymptomatic carriage of Staphylococcus aureus in patients. Bacterial detection depends on the uptake and release capacities of the swabs and on the swabbing technique...

Stars: 82 Updated: September 4th,2018

MRSA detection: comparison of two molecular methods (BD GeneOhm PCR assay and Easy-Plex) with two selective MRSA agars (MRSA-ID and ...

Screening of patients is an important component for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) containment. The aim of this study was to determ...

Stars: 176 Updated: September 4th,2018

Predictive value of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasalswab PCR assay forMRSA pneumonia.

Abstract Pneumonia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is associated with poor outcomes and frequently merits empirical antibiotic...

Stars: 142 Updated: September 4th,2018

Predictive Characteristics of Methicillin-ResistantStaphylococcus aureus(MRSA) NasalSwabforMRSA-positive Culture in Hospitalized ...

Providers often must decide whether to empirically treat hospitalized patients forMRSA. The results of routine MRSA nares swabs often are available prior to clinical culture results, so could conceivably help guide antibiotic selecti...

Stars: 172 Updated: September 4th,2018

Use of MRSANasalSwab to Guide Empiric Antibiotic Treatment of Hospital Acquired or Community Acquired Pneumonia in a Pediatric Pop...

Current PIDS/IDSA guidelines recommend the use of MRSA empiric coverage in the case of hospital acquired pneumonia (HAP) and in community acquired pneumonia (CAP) if patients have risk factors or clinical characteristics consistent wi...

Stars: 173 Updated: September 4th,2018

BD GeneOhm-MRSA assay for detection of methicillin-resistantStaphylococcus aureus directly in nasal and non-nasalswabspecimens from...

ABSTRACT Infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are responsible for rising health care costs and have a high attributi...

Stars: 174 Updated: September 4th,2018

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