Tag: "sterilization" at medical news
Sterilization Of Dental Instruments Is Inadequate, Says Study
... issue of the British Dental Journal says that the sterilization
of dental instruments like endodontic files is not...Bagg, who sent out questionnaires on the method of sterilization
employed to 25 general dental practitioners. The authors also collected ten files that had been alre...
Novel Rules And Regulations For Cardiovascular Catheterization Labs.
...ve become more complex and needs extra care in the sterilization
unit. These rules are mainly to enforce sterilization
and prevent infection in the cardiovascular catheterization labs. The development of a set of rule...
Recanalization enables Tsunami mourners to parent again
... joining the fallopian tube that is severed during sterilization
surgery to prevent child birth. Already 51 women have undergone this surgery in the district till now and four of them are pregnant," said K. Tilagam, gynaecologist and in-charge of the family welfare project in the Nagapattinam District Hospital. ...
PHC Doctors Tricked Tribal Women To Undergo Sterilization
...ve tribe in Jharkhand was made to undergo surgical sterilization
by some overzealous doctors, triggering an outcry from social organizations. Shobha Dehri, a resident of Paharia colony in Dumka, about 450 km from state captial Ranchi, was operated in a Primary Health Centre a fortnight ago by doctors who had a ...
Careless Paramedics Spread Infection
...rnia said that a nurse had failed to follow proper sterilization
procedures for an instrument called a gastroscope....ng operations. The instrument requires a different sterilization
process from most other instruments because it cannot be exposed to high temperatures. This poorly...
Device Can "Battle" Hospital Infections
An innovative University at Buffalo air sterilization
technology that the U.S. Department of Defense is funding to protect troops on the battlefield //soon may be protecting hospital patients from deadly infections, thanks to recent funding from the New York State Office of Science, Technology and Acade...
Researchers Develop Technologies to Devour Food Pathogens
...is would be very helpful, as it could speed up the sterilization
process and eliminate the heat energy currently used for such processes." Previous results have shown the gas to be highly effective at killing microbial pathogens. The largest obstacle remaining is optimizing the system to dispense the appropriate...
Surgeries Stalled For Fear Of CJD Outbreak
...e press, hospital staff said that routine hospital sterilization
procedures do not necessarily inactivate CJD particles. The hospital has also pulled reusable medical and surgical instruments and is in the process of acquiring disposable instruments, some of them borrowed from other hospitals. According to Jea...
Brain-Damaged Girl Frozen in Time to Remain Child-Sized Forever
...rectomy was contentious, given the dark history of sterilization
of disabled people in Europe and America, and that there were risks involved in the operations and oestrogen doses. Source-Medndia SRI...
Srinagar Plagued by Stray Dog Menace
...don't have adequate facilities or finances for the sterilization
of thousands of dogs that roam freely on the streets. Doctors also complain about the shortage of anti-rabies vaccines in Jammu and Kashmir. Left with little option, the municipal authorities have adopted dog eradication programmes to check the men...
An Incompetent Gynecologist
...r it was found out that he had bungled 6 out of 32 sterilization
procedures last year. The general failure rate in such procedures is one out of 200 cases. It was also reported that he was not able to locate the entrance to the cervix in a woman while analyzing the results of a laproscopic surgery. Stegnman s...
Operation on Pillow Angel Violated Laws, Says US Advocacy Group
...tate. "Washington law specifically prohibits the sterilization
of minors with developmental disabilities without ...id that beyond implementing changes to ensure that sterilization
of disabled children doesn't happen again without a court order, it will seek court approval for oth...
Human Rights Activists Sleepless In Seattle
... performed on Ashley, state courts have ruled that sterilization
of a developmentally disabled person for birth-control purposes requires court approval....