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Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology
Volume 18 (2007), Issue 2, Pages 128-132
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2007/617526
Original Article

A Nosocomial Outbreak of Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus among Healthy Newborns and Postpartum Mothers

Andrea Saunders,1 Linda Panaro,1 Allison McGeer,2 Alana Rosenthal,3 Diane White,3 Barbara M Willey,2 Denise Gravel,4 Erika Bontovics,5 Barbara Yaffe,6 and Kevin Katz3

1Canadian Field Epidemiology Program, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
2Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
3North York General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
4Nosocomial and Occupational Infections Section, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
5Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
6Toronto Public Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Received 19 June 2006; Accepted 11 December 2006

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How to Cite this Article

Andrea Saunders, Linda Panaro, Allison McGeer, et al., “A Nosocomial Outbreak of Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus among Healthy Newborns and Postpartum Mothers,” Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, vol. 18, no. 2, pp. 128-132, 2007. doi:10.1155/2007/617526