Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonization in children with cerebral palsy.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A retrospective cohort of children admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) with cerebral palsy was matched 1:3 by age and admission year to determine odds of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal colonization. Adjusted odds of MRSA nasal colonization at PICU admission were 2.6-fold higher among children with cerebral palsy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Schaps, D; Dever, R; Parente, VM; Anderson, DJ; Kalu, IC

Published Date

  • June 23, 2022

Published In

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 3

PubMed ID

  • 35732616

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1559-6834

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1017/ice.2022.149


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States