Volume 5, Number 1—February 1999
The Economic Impact of Staphylococcus aureus Infection in New York City Hospitals
|Source of infection||Incidence||Direct medical cost
|Total ($M)||Per patient ($)||Deaths
aMethicillin-resistant strains of S. aureus.
bMethicillin-sensitive strains of S. aureus.
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