Prevalence and risk factors for methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus carriage among emergency department workers and bacterial contamination on touch surfaces in Erciyes University Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey


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Oguzkaya-Artan M. , BAYKAN Z. , Artan C. , AVSAROGULLARI L.

AFRICAN HEALTH SCIENCES, cilt.15, ss.1289-1294, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4314/ahs.v15i4.31
  • Dergi Adı: AFRICAN HEALTH SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1289-1294

Özet

Objective: The aim of this study was to determine Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) nasal carriage among emergency department (ED) workers, and bacterial contamination on hand-touch surfaces at ED.