African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5128

Full Length Research Paper

Prevalence and factors associated with Staphylococcus aureus nasal colonisation in orthopaedic patients at a tertiary care hospital in Kenya

David Githiomi Mwaura
  • David Githiomi Mwaura
  • Kitui County Hospital, Kitui, Kenya.
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Sitati Fred Chuma
  • Sitati Fred Chuma
  • Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
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Edward Gakuya
  • Edward Gakuya
  • Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nairobi, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 22 February 2021
  •  Accepted: 20 April 2021
  •  Published: 30 June 2021

Authors

David Githiomi Mwaura
Kitui County Hospital, Kitui, Kenya.

Sitati Fred Chuma
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nairobi, Kenya.

Edward Gakuya
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Nairobi, Kenya.

Corresponding Author Email: [email protected]