MRSA Screening - Information for patients

Publication Date: 03 August 2011

This leaflet gives patients information on: 

  • what meticillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is
  • how it is spread
  • what screening is and why it is being done
  • who gets tested for MRSA
  • how a sample is taken what happens if MRSA is found in the sample‚Äč

Resource information

Publisher:
Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Leaflet