Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Colonization of the Groin and Risk for Clinical Infection among HIV-infected Adults
Philip J. Peters
, John T. Brooks, Sigrid K. McAllister, Brandi Limbago, H. Ken Lowery, Gregory Fosheim, Jodie L. Guest, Rachel J. Gorwitz, Monique Bethea, Jeffrey Hageman, Rondeen Mindley, Linda K. McDougal, and David Rimland
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (P.J. Peters, J.T. Brooks, S.K. McAllister, B. Limbago, G. Fosheim, R.J. Gorwitz, J. Hageman, L.K. McDougal); Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta (H.K. Lowery, J.L. Guest, M. Bethea, R. Mindley, D. Rimland); Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta (D. Rimland)
Figure 2. . . Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) recovered from nares and groin swabs of HIV-infected adults at each study visit among participants who had specimens cultured at all 3 visits (n = 383). Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2007–2009.
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