2014-08-07 - FDA Warns Inks Used in Certain Tattoo Kits Cause Infections
Recently, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) became aware of a problem after testing inks in home use tattoo kits marketed by White and Blue Lion, Inc. FDA has confirmed bacterial contamination in unopened bottles of the company’s inks.
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2014-06-09 - Two New Evidence-Based Steps for CLABSI Reduction
Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s Checklist for Prevention of Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections, CLABSI, CLABSI reduction, central venous access,
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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.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=43530 - 63k
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.
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=60652 - 64k
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
www.infectioncontroltoday.com/buyers-guide.aspx?li=44170 - 68k
2014-05-21 - ICT News Desk: E-cigarettes Increase Pathogen Virulence
Despite being touted by their manufacturers as a healthy alternative to cigarettes, electronic cigarettes appear in a laboratory study to increase the virulence of drug-resistant and potentially life-threatening bacteria, while decreasing the ability of human cells to kill these bacteria.
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2014-08-13 - Gut Flora Influences HIV Immune Response
Normal microorganisms in the intestines appear to play a pivotal role in how the HIV virus foils a successful attack from the body’s immune system, according to new research from Duke Medicine. The study, published Aug. 13, 2014, in the journal Cell Host & Microbe, builds on previous work
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2014-08-11 - Compliance with Infection Control Conditions for Coverage in ASCs
In May 2009, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), under the auspices of the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System final rule, introduced revisions to the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) Conditions for Coverage (42 CFR 416.2 – 416.52). Included in the new conditions for coverage (CFCs) was a rigorous focus on demonstrated infection prevention and control knowledge and p
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2014-08-27 - Researchers Discover Why Listeria Bacterium is So Hard to Fight
The harmful and potentially deadly bacterium Listeria is extremely good at adapting to changes. Now research from University of Southern Denmark uncovers exactly how cunning Listeria is and why it is so hard to fight. The discovery can help develop more efficient ways to combat the bacteria.
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