An RCT of mupirocin versus medical grade honey to eradicate nasal MRSA. Research methodology and interim findings.


Background: In the European Union (EU), up to 70% of invasive S. aureus infections are methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and in Ireland this is 21.5% (2014). Eradicating MRSA from the nose is important in... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Toney Thomas (Beaumont Hospital, RCSI)
  2. Georgina Gethin (NUI, Galway)
  3. Deirdre Hughes Fitzgerald (RCSI)
  4. Hilary Humphreys (RCSI, Beaumont Hospital)

Topic Area

Chronic illness


PS-2 » Poster 2 (09:40 - Tuesday, 31st March, LR2 )

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