The Bloodborne Pathogens Standard and Disinfection
By Tom Bach
The OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard (29CFR 1910.1030) is designed to
protect employees from contracting a bloodborne disease during the performance of their
normal job d...
In response to the strong support expressed by medical professionals, AIDS activists, and government officials at the 13th International AIDS Conferences last month, Calypte Biomedical announced that it will expand its mobile HIV-1 antibody urine...
Technology vs. the Most Common Nosocomial Infection
By Sandra K. Watson, RN, BSN, CIC; Deborah Ann Lichtenberg, RN, BSN, CIC; and Holly
Wainwright, RN, BSN, MBA, CIC
Figure 1: Electron micrograph of Pseudomonas aeruginosa after two hours