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    Create a cause and effect flow sheet on MRSA

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    Create a cause and effect flow sheet on MRSA.

    Must include:

    - Various factors that lead to frequent outbreaks of MRSA

    - Stages of disease progression

    - Clinical indicators of the disease

    What ever info you find can you leave me a site so i can go back in case there is more i need to read.

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    Hello, here is the information you requested. I added references to further your flow sheet. Have a great day!!!
    A little background information on MRSA
    According to the CDC, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) is a staph bacteria that is resistant to beta-lactams. Beta-lactams basically are rings that accompany the aminopenicillanic acid. Many bacteria produce beta-lactamase enzymes, which destroy the beta-lactam ring of penicillin. MRSA bacteria is resistant to methicillin, nafcillin, cloxacillin, oxacilin, penicillin, and amoxicillin. Clavulanic acid inhibits beta-lactamase enzymes.
    According to the Active Bacterial Core surveillance (ABCs), cases of MRSA have three categories hospital-onset (HO), healthcare-associated community-onset (HACO), central vascular catheter (CVC), and community-associated (CA). The fourth category is used if the disease does not fall into the stated three.

    Various factors that lead to frequent outbreaks of MRSA

    HA-MRSA: Vulnerability is a factor for older adults and patients with weakened immune ...

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    The expert creates a a cause and effect flow sheet on MRSA.

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