#3176
Cheryl
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Infectious Agent: MRSA

Reservoirs: Contaminated clothing

Portals of Exit: Wound Exudate

Modes of Transmission: Wound cleansing with splash/ spray, improper touching of and disposal of dressings, direct contact and improper hand hygiene post care

Portals of Entry: open wounds, skin

Susceptible Host: use of antibiotics, hospital stay