About MRSA

"MRSA" stands for Meticillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus. MRSA affects people in and outside of hospital, there is information on how to deal with MRSA both in and outside of hospital on MRSA Action UK's website at http://mrsaactionuk.net

MRSA Action UK is a registered charity that produces information to help the public understand MRSA and other healthcare associated infections. The information is regularly reviewed with experts and is designed to answer some of the questions patients, the public and those who come into contact with people who are vulnerable to illness from healthcare associated infections often ask. It also discusses the diagnosis and treatment of MRSA.

The information is also designed to help inform partners, friends, families and carers, and anyone who is concerned about how MRSA affects people and what can be done to treat it.

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