September 2008, Volume 38 Number 9 , p 57 - 58
Langemo, Diane RN, PhD, FAAN; Thompson, Patricia A. RN, MS; Hunter, Susan RN, MSN; Hanson, Darlene RN, MS; Anderson, Julie W. RN, CCRC, PhD
Issue: Volume 38(9), September 2008, p 57–58 Publication Type: [Department: … & more: WOUND & SKIN CARE] Publisher: © 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. Institution(s): At the University of North Dakota College of Nursing in Grand Forks, N.D., Diane Langemo is Chester Fritz Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Patricia A. Thompson is a clinical assistant professor of nursing, Susan Hunter is an associate professor of nursing, Darlene Hanson is a clinical associate professor of nursing, and Julie W. Anderson is an assistant professor of nursing.
SKIN AND SOFT TISSUE BACTERIAL infections are among the most common reasons people seek medical care. In this article, we'll look at cellulitis and impetigo, two common bacterial skin infections. These infections were relatively easy to treat until the emergence and growing prevalence of community-acquired methicillin-resistant ...