Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a Beauty Salon, the Netherlands
Published Date:Nov 2008
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 14(11):1797-1799.
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
Staphylococcal Skin Infections
Description:An outbreak of community-associated USA300 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus occurred in a beautician and 2 of her customers. Eight other persons, who were either infected (n = 5) or colonized (n = 3), were linked to this outbreak, including a family member, a household contact, and partners of customers.
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