TITLE

New barrier to hospital infection attack

AUTHOR(S)
Cooper, Richard
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
British Journal of Perioperative Nursing;Apr2004, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p136
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that scientists have developed a chemical shield which may stop patients developing infections in hospitals in the U.S. Ability of the special coating to act as a barrier, preventing bacteria from causing infection; Focus of the researchers to study the nature of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria; Vulnerability of patients in intensive care to infections.
ACCESSION #
12867442

 

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