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AFSCME Health & Safety Fact Sheet: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) in Institutional Settings

There are serious outbreaks of MRSA in several AFSCME institutions. MRSA is difficult to treat and can cause potentially life-threatening complications. Controlling transmission requires strict adherence to infection control procedures.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-09-16 16:12:24
Description There are serious outbreaks of MRSA in several AFSCME institutions. MRSA is difficult to treat and can cause potentially life-threatening complications. Controlling transmission requires strict adherence to infection control procedures.
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Source AFSCME
Keyword Worker safety, Staph infections, MRSA
Selector Stith
Date Of Record Creation 2009-09-16 16:04:09
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Date Last Modified 2009-09-16 16:12:24
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-09-16 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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