Volume 13, Number 2—February 2007
Community-associated Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates and Healthcare-Associated Infections1
|No. isolates||SCCmec||mecI||mecR1 (PB)||pvl||MLST||Clindamycin||Gentamicin||TMP-SMX||SCCmec type phenotype‡|
*MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus; PB, penicillin-binding region;;MLST, multilocus sequence typing; R, resistant; S,
susceptible; TMP-SMX, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole.
†All isolates were associated with mecA and ccr2 genes.
‡Phenotype: as defined by the study case definition, according to antimicrobial drug susceptibilities (see Methods).
§SCCmec phenotype did not match genotype.
¶SCCmec was not located for this isolate.
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