Table 1.

Origins of S. aureus isolates

CityCountryNo. of isolates% MRSA
LondonEngland13128
UtrechtThe Netherlands1472
BrusselsBelgium8225
DüsseldorfGermany2155
FreiburgGermany1324
LausanneSwitzerland1142
LinzAutstria1179
Paris IFrance21925
Paris IIFrance11920
LilleFrance18812
LyonFrance19218
WarsawPoland5833
CracowPoland10123
CoimbraPortugal31854
MadridSpain11312
SevilleSpain13234
BarcelonaSpain1079
RomeItaly14558
GenoaItaly15243
TiranaAlbania2317
AthensGreece12834
Ankara ITurkey2421
Ankara IITurkey7744
IstanbulTurkey40
Hash HomerIsrael1331