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"Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Ohio EMS Providers" - PCRF Journal Club by Megan Corry

This month, PCRF fellow Megan Corry led our discussion of a study examining the prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among emergency medical service (EMS) personnel in Ohio and the associated risk factors.
"Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Ohio EMS Providers: A Statewide Cross-sectional Study," by Robert C. Orellana MPH, Armando E. Hoet DVM, PhD, Christopher Bell MPH, Christina Kelley RN, MPH, Bo Lu PhD, Sarah E. Anderson PhD & Kurt B. Stevenson MD, MPH, published online in October 2015 in Prehospital Emergency Care.

Read the study and follow along with the podcast discussion! Download the podcast MP3 or check out the recording with slides on YouTube.

The PCRF Journal Club convenes on the second Monday of each month.

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