1. a) Define MRSA? (150 WORDS)
b) Why is it antibiotic resistant? (150 WORDS)
c) Discuss the major complications MRSA may have on wound healing and other body systems. (150 WORDS) REFERENCE EACH SECTION.
2. What special infection control considerations would you implement for Mr Jones? In your answer include the following –
a) the chain of infection – discuss each step in the chain eg. Reservoir/ host, portal of entry/exit, transmission and link each step to Mr. Jones. For example, what would Mr.Jones portal of entry be?. (150 WORDS)
b) standard/additional precautions – clearly identify the differences between them and how you would apply them in Mr. Jones case. (150 WORDS)
c) infection control education required for Mr. Jones and the police guard