New CDC data on The Importance of Staph Aureus & MRSA
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MONDAY, Sept. 23 (HealthDay News) Although rates of infection with methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are declining among American adults, the rates among children. MONDAY, Sept. 23 (HealthDay News) Although rates of infection with methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus ( MRSA) are declining among American adults, the rates among children remain largely unchanged, a new government study finds.
In addition, MRSA disproportionately affects infants less than 3 months old and black children, according to the report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. To better identify how this super bug is affecting infants and children, Iwamoto and her colleagues reviewed reports of MRSA infections across the United States from 2005 to 2010.
‘Superbug’ MRSA infections aren’t dropping in children: CDC (HealthDay)—Although rates of infection with methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA. ‘Superbug’ MRSA Infections Aren’t Dropping in Children: CDC. While overall rates still low for kids, study finds infants and black children face higher risk. Please note: This article was published more than one year ago. The facts and conclusions presented may have since changed and may no longer be accurate.
‘Superbug’ MRSA infections aren’t dropping in children: CDC 23 September 2013, by Serena Gordon, Healthday Reporter While overall rates still low for kids, study finds infants. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) identifies the following superbugs as two of the top threats to the U.S.: Clostridium Difficile (C. diff) According to the Mayo Clinic, “Each year, more than a half million people get sick from C. difficile, and in recent years, C. difficile infections have become more frequent, severe, and difficult to treat.”.
MRSA, a staph infection, is on the rise among children, often sending them to the hospital. WebMD explains how children catch MRSA and which symptoms to look for. But in the late 1990s, a second type of MRSA infection was identified, mostly among children and adults who had no existing medical conditions.
A MRSA infection is. The CDC figure only includes deaths in hospitals, ignoring deaths among folks like my dad who might die from MRSA or another superbug infection at their homes or in a senior facility.
List of related literature:
|from Practices in Children’s Nursing E-Book|
|from Bacterial Infections of Humans: Epidemiology and Control|
|from Infectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn E-Book|
|from Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes|
|from Microbial Threats to Health: Emergence, Detection, and Response|
|from Modern Infectious Disease Epidemiology: Concepts, Methods, Mathematical Models, and Public Health|
|from Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control|
|from Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases E-Book|
|from Pediatric Respiratory Medicine E-Book|
|from Rennie & Roberton’s Textbook of Neonatology E-Book|