TITLE

In Vitro Formation of Biofilms on Lopez Enteral Feeding Valves

AUTHOR(S)
Solseng, Tracy; Vinson, Heather; Gibbs, Penelope; Greenwald, Beverly
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an overview of a research study on the efficacy of using bacterial biofilm on Lopez enteral feeding valves. It offers information on the functions and features of Lopez enteral feeding valve and biofilms. It also explains the purpose of the study and the methods used. The implications of using biofilms on Lopez enteral feeding valves for critical care nursing research and practice are discussed.
ACCESSION #
28774334

 

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