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Volume 17, Number 3—March 2011

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Staphylococcus aureus Infections in US Veterans, Maryland, USA, 1999–20081

LaRee A. TracyComments to Author , Jon P. Furuno, Anthony D. Harris, Mary Singer, Patricia Langenberg, and Mary-Claire Roghmann
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA (L.A. Tracy, J.P. Furuno, A.D. Harris, P. Langenberg, M.-C. Roghmann); Veterans Administration Maryland Health Care System, Baltimore (M.-C. Roghmann); US Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA (M. Singer)

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Figure 1

Incidence per 100,000 veterans of Staphylococcus aureus infections by invasive and noninvasive (A), methicillin susceptibility (B), and onset (C), Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, fiscal years 1999–2008. Solid line represents all S. aureus infections. MRSA, methicillin-resistant S. aureus; MSSA, methicillin-susceptible S. aureus; CO, community onset; HO, hospital onset.

Figure 1. Incidence per 100,000 veterans of Staphylococcus aureus infections by invasive and noninvasive (A), methicillin susceptibility (B), and onset (C), Veterans Affairs Maryland Health Care System, fiscal years 1999–2008. Solid line represents all S. aureus infections. MRSA, methicillin-resistant S. aureus; MSSA, methicillin-susceptible S. aureus; CO, community onset; HO, hospital onset.

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1This study was presented in part at the 49th Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; 2009 Sep 11–15; San Francisco, California, USA (abstracts 1217 and 3136).

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