From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Four Pediatric Deaths From Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus--Minnesota and North Dakota, 1997-1999

JAMA. 1999 Sep 22-29;282(12):1123-5.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Child
  • Community-Acquired Infections / microbiology
  • Electrophoresis, Gel, Pulsed-Field
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Methicillin Resistance*
  • Minnesota
  • North Dakota
  • Pneumonia, Bacterial / microbiology
  • Staphylococcal Infections / microbiology*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / drug effects*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / genetics
  • Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome / microbiology