Staphylococcal Infections, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437704914

Staphylococcal Infections, An Issue of Infectious Disease Clinics, Volume 23-1

1st Edition

Authors: Rachel Gorwitz John Jernigan
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437704914
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 9th February 2009
Page Count: 240

Description

Staphylococcus aureus is an important bacterial pathogen that causes a variety of human infections, some of which are life threatening. It is the leading cause of surgical site infections in the U.S. and is increasingly resistant to multiple antibiotics. Articles in this issue discuss the pathogenesis and epidemiology of S. aureus, antimicrobial resistance, specific types of staph infections, and treatment and prevention strategies.


Details

No. of pages:
240
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437704914

About the Authors

Rachel Gorwitz Author

John Jernigan Author