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MRSA may kill more US citizens than HIV

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.335.7625.850-b (Published 25 October 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:850

Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a major public health problem in the US. The incidence of invasive infections such as bacteraemia, pneumonia, and cellulitis reached 31.8 per 100 000 in 2005, according to a population based surveillance …

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