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Hand hygiene ‘worse’ with glove use | Essential Infection Control

Hand hygiene ‘worse’ with glove use | Essential Infection Control | Microbiology in Animal Management | Scoop.it

You might have thought that glove use would go ‘hand in hand’ with lowered infection rates. However, a new report suggests that the contrary may actually be the case. A large, U.K. based research study of nurses, physicians, and other health care personnel, showed that they were consistently less likely to disinfect or clean their hands before and after gloved patient contacts than ungloved ones. Most concerning of all, this was particularly true for the high-risk contacts involving body fluids or aseptic techniques.

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Antibiotics in Animals Tied to Risk of Human Infection - New York Times

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Washington Post Antibiotics in Animals Tied to Risk of Human Infection New York Times A federal analysis of 30 antibiotics used in animal feed found that the majority of them were likely to be contributing to the growing problem of bacterial...
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Mutations - selection: the bacteria resist

http://www.evolution-of-life.com Filmmaker: Yannick Mahé / Production: CNDP (2009) A young medical assistant is giving a nice presentation about the principl...
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Leptospirosis - Man and Beast

Leptospirosis is an old bacterial disease that is getting a lot of new attention recently. It is rarely fatal, but can seriously damage the liver, kidneys, a...
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Disease sweeps through sheep stocks

Over a quarter of Tasmania's sheep have contracted ovine Johne disease causing the cancellation of the state's shearing finals.
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"In Da Lab" - Chemistry Rap - Official Music Video

Advanced Science students break down lab safety rules and possible hazards in gangstar form. This is our final video project as high school students - I hope...
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Too much of a good thing - Telegraph.co.uk

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Too much of a good thing
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Antibiotics are no longer effective.
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The Facts About Cat Scratch Fever - Catster

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The Facts About Cat Scratch Fever
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Cat scratch fever is an infectious, bacterial, zoonotic disease that is contracted by people from contact with cats and kittens. It seems to be most common in the young of both species.
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Zoonosis: What you need to know - Greenville Daily Reflector

Zoonosis: What you need to know
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Zoonosis, or the transfer of infectious diseases from animals to humans (and vice versa), is a serious concern for both veterinarians and pet owners around the world.
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