Children presenting to an emergency department following an animal bite were found to be at risk for infection if they had puncture wounds, crush wounds, or were bitten by a cat. Of the infected wounds that were cultured, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus was not isolated as a pathogen.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2013|
- Animal bite