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Numbers of dogs and cats living in close contact with people have substantially increased in modern society and considering also higher standards of veterinary care, numbers of diagnostic acts and laboratory investigations also raised. Studies indicate that bacteria from pet animals show trends of...

Author(s)
Zouharová, M.; Pokludová, L.; Nedbalcová, K.
Publisher
Profi Press, s.r.o., Praha 2, Czech Republic
Citation
Veterinářství, 2017, 67, 2, pp 90...98
Abstract

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) remains one of the most virulent human pathogens and has also recently been recognized as such in the veterinary settings. Companion animals, including dogs, cats, horses, small exotic animals, wildlife animals, and livestock, may constitute a...

Author(s)
Petinaki, E.; Spiliopoulou, I.
Publisher
Dove Medical Press Ltd, Macclesfield, UK
Citation
Veterinary Medicine: Research and Reports, 2015, 6, pp 373-382
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Author(s)
Ireland, M.; Kollmann, L.; Scheftel, J.
Publisher
Eastern States Veterinary Association, Inc (NAVC), Glen Mills, USA
Citation
Today's Veterinary Practice, 2018, 8, 3, pp 77-80
Abstract

Staphylococcus (S.) aureus colonizes the skin and mucosa of various mammalian hosts, and up to 30% of the human population is permanently colonized. As a zoonotic pathogen, S. aureus plays an important role in both human and veterinary medicine, affecting a broad range of animals. When the general...

Author(s)
Vincze, S.
Publisher
Mensch & Buch Verlag, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Staphylococcus aureus in companion animals: an infection source for the community?, 2014, pp xv + 89 pp.
Abstract

Antimicrobial-resistant staphylococci have been associated with wounded or ill companion animals, but little is known about the prevalence of resistant staphylococci among healthy animals. In this study, 276 healthy dogs and cats from veterinary clinics were tested for the presence of...

Author(s)
Davis, J. A.; Jackson, C. R.; Fedorka-Cray, P. J.; Barrett, J. B.; Brousse, J. H.; Gustafson, J.; Kucher, M.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Letters in Applied Microbiology, 2014, 59, 1, pp 1-8
Abstract

This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in domestic carnivores (dogs and cats) in France and to characterize the clones identified. A total of 1250 strains of coagulase-positive Staphylococcus were analysed between 2006...

Author(s)
Haenni, M.; Médaille, C.; Laurent, F.; Madec, J. Y.
Publisher
Éditions du Point Vétérinaire, Maisons-Alfort, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2012, 43, 328 Part 1, pp 8-9
Abstract

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are important causes of infection in companion animals and in humans. Studies evaluating the zoonotic impact of MRSA have revealed that MRSA can be transmitted from humans to companion animals (e.g. horses, dogs, cats, parrots) or vice versa. In...

Author(s)
Köck, R.; Cuny, C.; Walther, B.
Publisher
mhp-Verlag GmbH, Wiesbaden, Germany
Citation
Hygiene & Medizin, 2013, 38, 7/8, pp 284-287
Abstract

Background: Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections remain important medical and veterinary challenges. The MRSA isolated from dogs and cats typically belong to dominant hospital-associated clones, in the UK mostly EMRSA-15 (CC22 SCCmecIV), suggesting original human-to-animal...

Author(s)
Loeffler, A.; McCarthy, A.; Lloyd, D. H.; Musilová, E.; Pfeiffer, D. U.; Lindsay, J. A.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Veterinary Dermatology, 2013, 24, 5, pp 538-e128
Abstract

This article reviews the literature on the epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in dogs, cats and horses. Over the past 10 years, MRSA has emerged as an important pathogen in veterinary medicine, especially in countries with a high MRSA burden in human hospitals....

Author(s)
Loeffler, A.; Lloyd, D. H.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK
Citation
Epidemiology and Infection, 2010, 138, 5, pp 595-605
Abstract

Staphylococcus aureus is a common bacterium present on skin and in mucous membranes in 20-30% of healthy people. It may sometimes cause infections in humans, typically local skin and wound infections but occasionally more severe infections in the body. Some strains of this bacterium have, however,...

Author(s)
Mesfin Angaw
Publisher
International Institute for Science, Technology & Education (IISTE), New York, USA
Citation
Journal of Natural Sciences Research, 2015, 5, 13, pp 115-122

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