Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home

Healthcare Worker Perceptions of and Barriers to Universal Staphylococcal Decolonization in Elective Orthopaedic Joint Surgeries

  • Nadia Masroor (a1), Gregory J. Golladay (a1), Julie Williams (a1), Alexander D. Colquhoun (a1), Wilhelm Zuelzer (a1), Kakotan Sanogo (a1), Michelle Doll (a1), Michael P. Stevens (a1) and Gonzalo Bearman (a1)...

Abstract

  • An abstract is not available for this content so a preview has been provided below. Please use the Get access link above for information on how to access this content.

Copyright

Corresponding author

Address correspondence to Nadia Masroor, BS, VCU Medical Center, Box 980019, Richmond, VA 23298 (nadia.masroor@vcuhealth.org).

References

Hide All
1. Bode, L, Kluytmans, J, Wertheim, H, et al. Preventing surgical-site infections in nasal carriers of Staphylococcus aureus . N Engl J Med 2010;362:917.
2. Kim, D, Spencer, M, Davidson, S, Li, L, Shaw, J. Institutional prescreening for detection and eradication of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in patients undergoing elective orthopaedic surgery. J Bone Joint Surgery (American) 2010;92:18201826.
3. Lucet, J, Regnier, B. Screening and decolonization: does methicillin‐susceptible Staphylococcus aureus hold lessons for methicillin‐resistant S. aureus? Clin Infect Dis 2010;51:585590.
4. Thompson, P, Houston, S. Decreasing methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus surgical site infections with chlorhexidine and mupirocin. Am J Infect Control 2013;41:629633.
5. Hacek, D, Robb, W, Paule, S, Kudrna, J, Stamos, V, Peterson, L. Staphylococcus aureus nasal decolonization in joint replacement surgery reduces infection. Clin Ortho Rel Res 2008:13491355.
Type Description Title
WORD
Supplementary materials

Masroor supplementary material S1
Masroor supplementary material

 Word (88 KB)
88 KB

Healthcare Worker Perceptions of and Barriers to Universal Staphylococcal Decolonization in Elective Orthopaedic Joint Surgeries

  • Nadia Masroor (a1), Gregory J. Golladay (a1), Julie Williams (a1), Alexander D. Colquhoun (a1), Wilhelm Zuelzer (a1), Kakotan Sanogo (a1), Michelle Doll (a1), Michael P. Stevens (a1) and Gonzalo Bearman (a1)...

Metrics

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

Abstract views

Total abstract views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between <date>. This data will be updated every 24 hours.

Usage data cannot currently be displayed