miércoles, 11 de agosto de 2010

Drugresistant staph infections on the decline in hospitals

The bacterial scourge methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can cause life-threatening infections that are difficult to beat with antibiotics.

Earlier this year, hospitals in France reported a decline in the rates of the infections after 15 years of concerted control efforts, and ongoing analyses from the U.K. have shown decreasing...

Source:
http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/post.cfm?id=drug-resistant-staph-infections-on-2010-08-10