MRSA Fast Facts – CNN

MRSA Fast Facts – CNN

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) bacteria are resistant to all beta-lactam antibiotics such as methicillin, penicillin, oxacillin and amoxicillin. A MRSA infection can be fatal. Staphylococcus aureus bacteria are commonly found on the skin and in the noses of healthy people. Staph bacteria are a common cause of pneumonia, surgical wound and bloodstream infections. Most of […]