HAI Types

Researcher Regrets Blowing Whistle

January 3, 2001

PITTSBURG-Erdem Cantekin came to the US to study biology and make a difference; However, a revolutionary spirit was in his blood.

Reprocessing Single-Use Devices:

January 1, 2001

Reprocessing Single-Use Devices:
Choosing a Third-Party Reprocessor for a Given Single-Use Device

By Richard Radford

Medical Technician Responsible for Hepatitis C Transmission

December 21, 2000

BERLIN, Germany-German researchers are reporting a medical technician with a cut on his finger accidentally infected five hospital patients with the hepatitis C virus.

The hospital's name and location are not being released.

Infectious Diseases Rising Again in Russia

December 8, 2000

VORONEZH, Russia-Russian doctors are being forced to use old methods of medicating tuberculosis patients because the medication is not accessible and is too expensive.