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Table 1 Prevalence of S.aureus and MRSA among healthcare workers

From: Nasal carriage of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus among health care workers at a tertiary care hospital in Western Nepal

Healthcare workers No of samples S. aureus (%) MRSA (%)
Doctor 72 15 (20.8) 1 (1.4)
Intern 36 6 (16.7) 1 (2.8)
Nurse 51 6 (11.8) 4 (7.8)
Attender 22 4 (18.2) 1 (4.5)
Laboratory personnel 16 1 (6.3) 0 (0)
Others 7 0 (0) 0 (0)
Total 204 32 (15.7) 7 (3.4)