Evaluation of three consecutive versions of a commercial rapid PCR test to screen for methicilin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

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Summary of "Evaluation of three consecutive versions of a commercial rapid PCR test to screen for methicilin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus."

Screening for Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is part of many recommendations to control MRSA. Several rapid PCR tests are available commercially and updated versions are constantly released. We aimed to evaluate the performance of three consecutive versions (G3, Gen3 and NxG) of the XpertMRSA test.


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Name: Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
ISSN: 1469-0691


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