Volume 18, Number 6—June 2012
Trends in Invasive Infection with Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, Connecticut, USA, 2001–2010
|Hospital volume†||No. cases‡||Annual average incidence rate (range)§|
*MRSA, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
†High, >80,000 patient bed-days/year; medium, 40,000–79,999 patient bed-days/year; low, <40,000 patient bed-days/year.
‡Number of cases is <2,753 because data were excluded from 3 (N = 32) hospitals that either did not report MRSA and/or the number of patient bed-days for some years.
§Annual average number of cases per 100,000 patient bed-days.