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MRSA in health care settings: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus  
Abstract:  This colorful poster answers questions about MRSA: what it is, how it is spread, its symptoms, who is most likely to get it, and how UWMC patients and visitors are protected. Also included is information encouraging patients to ask all health care workers and visitors if they have washed their hands.
Author: 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2009, February 1, 2009
UWMC Availability:  4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis)
General Topics:  Hospital Stay; Infectious Diseases; About UWMC
Specific Subject(s):  Infectious Skin Diseases; Infectious Diseases; Infection Control; Hygiene; Antibiotics
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Partner; Caregiver; Patient; Parent
Format: Poster
Reading Level: Easy
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #3522

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