Wherein we ponder vexing issues in infection prevention and control, inside and outside the hospital.
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
There is a new report of a patient in a Philadelphia hospital that is infected with vancomycin-resistant Staph. aureus (VRSA). Fortunately, VRSA has remained very rare. Like previous patients, this patient is a dialysis patient, but few other details about the patient were available in the article.