Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance at a tertiary hospital in Tanzania
- A quartet for quality improvement. Dana Barlow, Rick // Health Management Technology;Aug2015, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p7
The article offers tips for growing the U.S. population health sector, such as expanding the information technology (IT) infrastructure of population health organizations, changing their healthcare delivery model and establishing population health management measures.
- GAO Knocks SBInet Testing. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;3/19/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 52, p2
The article discusses the report submitted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) in context with the testing of electronic fencing systems, SBInet in Arizona. As stated, the report highlighted the shortcoming in the test procedures and quality assurance checks. Reportedly, review of...
- Organizations show early interest in NCQA disease management effort. // Behavioral Health Accreditation & Accountability Alert;Jan2002, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p1
Reports on the move of organizations to undergo reviews under the National Committee for Quality Assurance's (NCQA) disease management accreditation and certification program in the U.S. Efforts of disease management vendors to establish specific programs to manage depression or other mental...
- Antibiotic Use Program. // National Hog Farmer;3/15/2005, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p8
The article reports that the U.S.-based National Pork Board has recently launched the program, "Take Care--Use Antibiotics Responsibly." It is designed to encourage producers and their veterinarians to follow specific principles and guidelines to reduce the risk of antibiotic resistance while...
- NCQA Updates its State of Health Care Quality. Goedert, Joseph // Healthdatamanagement.com;10/23/2013, p1
The article focuses on the State of Health Care Quality Report 2013 released by the National Committee for Quality Assurance which shows that the overuse of antibiotics is still a concern in the U.S.
- THE FIRST POLISH INTERLABORATORY COMPARISON OF THE LUMINESCENT BACTERIA BIOASSAY WITH THREE STANDARD TOXICANTS. // Environment Protection Engineering;2010, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p94
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- QUALITATIVE CHARACTERISTICS OF BACTERIAL CONCENTRATE ENRICHED BY DIETARY FIBERS. Gamzyakova, I. V.; Zambalova, N. A.; Khamagaeva, I. S. // Bulletin of the East Siberian State University of Technology / V;Jan-Mar2012, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p72
This paper presents the results of the development of bacterial concentrate enriched with dietary fiber. We have selected the optimal dose of cedar oil meal which shows the best growth of the bacterial biomass. Antimutagenic and adhesive properties of bacterial concentrate have been...
- Best of the new. Milne, Sue // Bulletin with Newsweek;04/21/98, Vol. 117 Issue 6119, p18
Presents information on computers, health, crime prevention, movies and fitness in Australia and the world for April 21, 1998. Software for young children; Studies on bacteria in coffee mugs left at the office; Surveillance system that can spot car thieves before they commit a crime tested by...
- Efficient surface modification of biomaterial to prevent biofilm formation and the attachment of microorganisms. Bazaka, Kateryna; Jacob, Mohan V.; Crawford, Russell J.; Ivanova, Elena P. // Applied Microbiology & Biotechnology;Jul2012, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p299
Biomaterials play a fundamental role in disease management and the improvement of health care. In recent years, there has been a significant growth in the diversity, function, and number of biomaterials used worldwide. Yet, attachment of pathogenic microorganisms onto biomaterial surfaces...