Livestock-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in humans, Europe.
SourceEmerging Infectious Diseases, 17, 3, (2011), pp. 502-505
1 maart 2011
Article / Letter to editor
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Emerging Infectious Diseases
SubjectN4i 1: Pathogenesis and modulation of inflammation NCMLS 1: Infection and autoimmunity
To estimate the proportion of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates from humans that were sequence type (ST) 398, we surveyed 24 laboratories in 17 countries in Europe in 2007. Livestock-associated MRSA ST398 accounted for only a small proportion of MRSA isolates from humans; most were from the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, and Austria.
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