Infection With Vancomycin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Containing the vanA Resistance Gene

N Engl J Med. 2003 Apr 3;348(14):1342-7. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa025025.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Catheterization / instrumentation
  • Contact Tracing
  • Debridement
  • Diabetic Foot / microbiology*
  • Diabetic Foot / therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Renal Dialysis / instrumentation
  • Staphylococcal Infections / microbiology*
  • Staphylococcal Infections / transmission
  • Staphylococcus aureus / genetics*
  • Staphylococcus aureus / isolation & purification
  • Vancomycin / therapeutic use
  • Vancomycin Resistance / genetics*

Substances

  • Vancomycin