Outbreak: the microbe masters the mould

Australia, 1986

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Episode of Series “Horizon”.
Golden Staph is an organism which has developed various strains that are resistant to most of the antibiotics used today. This documentary looks at the very serious problems that resulted from an outbreak of this virulent organism at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, in 1981, and the stringent methods which were used to control the spread of infection.

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