Connect
MJA
MJA

Emergence of heteroresistant vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (hVISA) infection in Western Australia

Ronan J Murray, Kishore Sieunarine, Peter B Ward and John W Pearman
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (4): 227-228.
Published online: 2 August 2004

Ronan J Murray,* Kishore Sieunarine,† Peter B Ward,‡ John W Pearman§

  • Ronan J Murray1
  • Kishore Sieunarine1
  • Peter B Ward2
  • John W Pearman2

  • 2 Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA
  • 3 Department of Microbiology, Austin Repatriation Medical Centre, Heidelberg, VIC.


Acknowledgements: 

We thank Geoff Coombs, Frances O’Brien, Mary Malkowski and Julie Pearson, from the Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases and the Gram Positive Typing and Research Unit, Royal Perth Hospital and Curtin University of Technology, for performing MRSA typing of the isolates.

Author

remove_circle_outline Delete Author
add_circle_outline Add Author

Comment
Do you have any competing interests to declare? *

I/we agree to assign copyright to the Medical Journal of Australia and agree to the Conditions of publication *
I/we agree to the Terms of use of the Medical Journal of Australia *
Email me when people comment on this article

Responses are now closed for this article.