MRSA

Faces of Antimicrobial Resistance – IDSA

Moving forward in the face of growing antimicrobial resistance A interesting paper highlighting some personal accounts of how antimicrobial resistance have impacted lives; compiled by the Infectious Disease Society of America with a forward by William Powderly, MD, FIDSA Increasing awareness is important as we all develop a multi-faceted strategy forward. More Here Paper found…

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Growing prevalence of MRSA & Staph

An increase in school and community acquired MRSA and Staph infections Once limited to hospital and healthcare facilities, MRSA has unfortunately become one of the more common infectious diseases transmitted in community settings. ┬áBecoming infected with MRSA creates the potential of deadly sepsis. Schools (gyms and weight rooms) in particular, can be breeding grounds for…

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