TABLE 6.

Groups presumed to be at risk for CA-MRSA infections in the United States

At-risk group
Neonates
Children beyond the neonatal period
Athletes
Household contacts of MRSA SSTI patients
Emergency department patients
Urban undeserved communities
Indigenous populations
Detainees in jail or prison
Cystic fibrosis patients
Military personnel
Men who have sex with men
HIV patients
Veterinarians, livestock handlers, and pet owners