Adv Biomed Res 2021 27;10. Epub 2021 Jan 27.
Nosocomial Infection Research Center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran.
Background: Methicillin-resistant (MRSA) has become a considerable public health concern in the entire world due to the rapid spread of this bacterium in human community; also the epidemiology of MRSA has changed, as the isolation of MRSA strains from healthy and non-healthy patients. Therefore, the objective of this study is to determine the genetic diversity and antibiotic resistance profile of community-acquired (CA)-MRSA nasal carriage in the Iranian samples.
Materials And Methods: A total of 25 CA-MRSA were isolated from the anterior nares of 410 healthy preschool children. Read More