P056: the patient experience of the mrsa screening process and the impact of a MRSA positive result: a qualitative study

Loveday, Heather, Tingle, Alison, Currie, Kay, Lafarge, Caroline, Prieto, Jacqui, Freeman, Olivia and Whitfield, Andrea (2013) P056: the patient experience of the mrsa screening process and the impact of a MRSA positive result: a qualitative study. Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control, 2 (1). p. 56. ISSN 2047-2994

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Abstract

Universal screening for methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) of admissions to hospital became mandatory in England in 2010 . However, there is little data about the patient experience of MRSA screening, the impact of receiving a positive result and the confidence patients have in the care they receive.

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Additional Information: © 2013 Loveday et al; licensee BioMed Central Ltd. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Subjects: Medicine and health > Health promotion and public health
Medicine and health > Health promotion and public health > Infection prevention
Medicine and health
Depositing User: Heather Loveday
Date Deposited: 18 May 2017 11:42
Last Modified: 06 Oct 2017 15:54
URI: http://repository.uwl.ac.uk/id/eprint/3335

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