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Research Article

Successful Control of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Endemic Neonatal Intensive Care Units—A 7-Year Campaign

  • Yhu-Chering Huang mail,

    ychuang@cgmh.org.tw

    Affiliations: Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Committee of Infection Control, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan

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  • Rey-In Lien,

    Affiliations: Division of Neonatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan

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  • Lin-Hui Su,

    Affiliations: Committee of Infection Control, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan

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  • Yi-Hong Chou,

    Affiliation: Division of Neonatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan

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  • Tzou-Yien Lin

    Affiliations: Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, Committee of Infection Control, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan

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  • Published: August 12, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023001

About the Authors

Yhu-Chering Huang, Tzou-Yien Lin
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Rey-In Lien, Yi-Hong Chou
Division of Neonatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Yhu-Chering Huang, Lin-Hui Su, Tzou-Yien Lin
Committee of Infection Control, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Lin-Hui Su
Department of Laboratory Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Yhu-Chering Huang, Rey-In Lien, Lin-Hui Su, Tzou-Yien Lin
School of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan

Corresponding Author

Email: ychuang@cgmh.org.tw

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: Y-CH. Performed the experiments: Y-CH L-HS. Analyzed the data: Y-CH L-HS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: R-IL Y-HC. Wrote the paper: Y-CH. Provided advice on research design: T-YL. Supervised conduct of research: T-YL.