2013-12-04 - ICT News Desk: Blood Exposures Survey
The Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare (AOHP) recently commissioned a survey among its members to establish the first nationally representative blood exposure database. The results of AOHP's inaugural survey were released in the latest edition of the AOHP Journal.
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2013-11-18 - AOHP Commissions National Survey on Blood Exposures Among Healthcare Workers
The Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare (AOHP) recently commissioned a survey among its members to establish the first nationally representative blood exposure database and benchmark resource. The results of AOHP's inaugural 2011 EXPO-S.T.O.P. (EXPOsure Survey
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2013-11-18 - More Than Skin Deep New Layer to the Bodys Fight Against Infection
The layers of skin that form the first line of defense in the body’s fight against infection have revealed a unanticipated secret. The single cell type that was thought to be behind the skin’s immune... Institute showing the cells, despite appearing identical, are actually two different types.
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2013-11-19 - New Method to Diagnose Sepsis is Faster, Cheaper
. 19. The method combines a selective lysis step in which bloodcells in the sample are destroyed...A new method could cut hours off the time it takes to diagnose blood infections while... correctly identifies the species of bacteria or fungi in 96.5 percent of positive blood culture samples
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2013-12-06 - HIV Can Infect Transplanted Kidneys in HIV-Positive Recipients with Undetectable Virus
HIV can infect transplanted kidneys in HIV-positive recipients even in the absence of detectable virus in the blood, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). The study’s investigators also developed a simple urine test
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Al-Mouhazae Trading Services : Listing : Buyer's Guide
We deal in infection control products: pouches, reels, wrap sterilization, and hand disinfectant preoperative scrub brush.
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AZReam Inc. : Listing : Buyer's Guide
Distributor of high-quality medical and surgical products from Britain, Europe, the United States and worldwide - for medical professionals and home health care.
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AliMed Inc. : Listing : Buyer's Guide
Since the early 1970s, AliMed® inc. has been a leading manufacturer and distributor of patient care, rehabilitation, OR/critical care, diagnostic imaging, orthopedic, infection control and ergonomic
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2013-11-20 - Staphylococcus aureus Turns Immune System Against Itself
Around 20 percent of all humans are persistently colonized with Staphylococcus aureus bacteria, a leading cause of skin infections and one of the major sources of hospital-acquired infections, including the antibiotic-resistant strain MRSA.
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