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- Avoid contaminating N95 respirator while in use. // Hospital Employee Health;Jan2010, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p11
The article presents a clinical suggestion on avoiding contamination of the N95 respirators, used in H1N1 influenza pandemic.
- CNE questions. // Hospital Employee Health;Sep2009, Vol. 28 Issue 9, p107
A quiz relative to swine influenza vaccine and N95 respirators is presented.
- OSHA enforcing N95 respirators for HCWs treating H1N1 flu patients. Evans, Gary; Marill, Michelle // Hospital Peer Review;Dec2009, Vol. 34 Issue 12, Special section p1
The article reports on the mandate on the utilization of N95 respirators imposed by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Heath Administration (OSHA) in order to prevent the transmission of H1N influenza from patients to health care workers (HCW).
- UNIVERSITY REVERSES FLU-MASK CONCLUSION. // Materials Management in Health Care;Jan2010, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p5
The article reports on the retraction of researchers regarding the efficiency of the N95 respirators in spreading the H1N1 virus in the health care settings in the U.S.
- N-95 masks for influenza? Eickhoff, Theodore C. // Infectious Disease News;Oct2009, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p4
The author argues against a recommendation from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that health care workers wear N95 respirators when caring for patients with suspect or known influenza.
- Leading scientific organizations urge White House to direct influenza A (H1N1) recommendations. // Infectious Diseases in Children;Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p33
The article reports on a letter sent by national health organizations, including the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), to U.S. President Barack Obama requesting his administration to issue a moratorium on federal guidelines that require the Occupational Safety and Health...
- Marketing fear. Benady, David // Marketing (00253650);8/19/2009, p24
The article discusses the tendency for some brands to go too far in terms of dramatizing the effectiveness of their products in Great Britain. It mentions about the paranoia about swine flu which was highly dramatized by continuous brand offering protection, government health campaign and...
- Rash of pig flu-related marketing threatens to become an epidemic. Fernandez, Joe // Marketing Week;5/7/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p4
The article reports on the move of some companies to take advantage of the H1N1 influenza epidemic as a promotional tool in Mexico. It cites the strategy of cleaning brand Dettol and technology specialist 3M Co. to launch marketing campaigns capitalizing on the high profile of the swine virus....
- 3 ways to protect yourself from H1N1. // ED Nursing;Dec2009, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p22
The article provides information on the three ways to protect oneself from H1N1 influenza virus. It states that the emergency department (ED) nurses must wear N-95 respirators when needed. It cites that hand washing is also an important way to prevent the spread of the respiratory illnesses. It...