Study Finds MRSA Most Common Cause Of Skin Infections In Patients Presenting In Nation's ER's

Sat, 19 Aug 2006 06:00 PM EST

... Think that's a spider bite on your arm? Think again. It could be methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, or MRSA, a type of staph infection increasingly seen in communities across the nation that is resistant to antibiotics most commonly used to treat skin infections.UCLA researchers report in the Aug. [click link for full article] ...