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Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia—Staphylococcus aureus methicillin susceptibility indicator

Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element Concept
Synonymous names:Help on this termSAB methicillin susceptibility
METeOR identifier:Help on this term458527
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 15/11/2012
Definition:Help on this termIndicates whether the Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) isolate is susceptible to oxacillin or methicillin (cefoxitin).

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Object class:Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia
Definition:Help on this termA positive blood culture for Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia (SAB) that arises from an episode of admitted patient care in an Australian hospital and meets the case definition for healthcare associated SAB.
Specialisation of:Help on this termService episode

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC)
Origin:Help on this termACSQHC Healthcare Associated Infection Technical Working Group

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Property:Staphylococcus aureus methicillin susceptibility indicator
Definition:Help on this termIndicates whether the Staphylococcus aureus organism is susceptible to oxacillin or methicillin (cefoxitin).
Property group:Help on this termPhysical wellbeing

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC)
Origin:Help on this termACSQHC Healthcare Associated Infection Technical Working Group

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (ACSQHC)
Origin:Help on this termACSQHC Healthcare Associated Infection Technical Working Group

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Patient episode of Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia—Staphylococcus aureus methicillin susceptibility indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 15/11/2012

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