Designer Surgical Scrub Caps, Hospital Gowns and StethoSocks Launches its 2009 Healthcare Fashion Season
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Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 24, 2008 -- Hospi...
Burka Style Inter-faith Gowns For Muslim Patients In UK
NHS has introduced hospital gowns
designed for women patients who wish to preserve their modesty for religious reasons.//
It was revealed that the NHS bosses in Lancashire have asked a Calderdale firm is to make a new burka-style head-to-toe hospital, ‘Inter-faith’ gown for muslim women patie...
OBP Medical Inc. to Raise the Bar in Patient Care and Satisfaction
...ve, patient friendly, line of disposable underwear for hospitals.
Skimpy, revealing, uncovered : all words accurately describing the hospital gowns
used by healthcare facilities across the country and yet little is done to address this age-old problem. A patient's sense of privacy and comfort is a...
Swine Flu Continues to Flare Up, CDC Says
Precautions should also include isolating H1N1 swine flu patients in single rooms. And health-care personnel should use gloves, respirators, gowns
and eye protection while in a patient's room. Hand-washing should also be practiced, Bell said.
Health-care personnel also should stay home if they...
Veterinarians at high risk for viral, bacterial infections from animals
...protective equipment. These reports indicate that veterinarians often fail to routinely use recommended personal protective equipment, such as gloves, gowns
and respiratory protection devices.
In conversations with veterinarians, the authors learned that veterinarians may neglect to wear protective gear...
UC design innovation: New hope for the hated hospital gown
...cently took on a project to design better hospital gowns
in partnership with Hill-Rom Company, Inc., of Bat...o conduct both research and design, looking at the gowns
from the point of view of not only patients but al...f the gowns, needs of caregivers when working with gowns
and patients' preferences.
For instance, Dale M...
MinuteClinic is Educating Consumers About Swine Flu
...ions for infection control at stores and clinics to prevent the spread of any influenza virus, including swine flu. This may include the use of masks, gowns
and gloves when appropriate.
MinuteClinic health care centers are open seven days a week. Go to www.minuteclinic.com/swineflu or call 866-38...
New Report Shows High C-difficile Infection Rates in U.S. Hospitals
... rates in hospitals are
generally less than 50 percent. Other key infection control strategies
include using contact precautions, including gloves and gowns
patients and separating them from other patients.
Improved cleanliness in hospital wards is also necessary to limit the
spread of C.-d...
Intestinal Infection Afflicts 13 of 1,000 Hospital Patients, Infection Rates 6.5 - 20 Times Greater Than Previous Estimates, New Study Says
.... "Hospitals need to be looking for patients with severe
diarrhea, and if CDI is suspected, promptly institute appropriate
precautions such as gloves, gowns
and separating patients, to avoid
spreading the infection. Early recognition of CDI is critical so that
prevention measures can be implemented."
The N Shapes Up This Summer With the New One-Hour Teen Reality Series, The N's Student Body
...resent their new fashion
style and image. In celebration of all their hard work, the magazine will
provide a selection of designer tuxedos and evening gowns
for all the
students to choose from as they get ready to party the night away for an
upcoming school dance.
"At CosmoGIRL! we encourage girls to fee...
Nationwide Progress Poll Reveals Increased Efforts by Hospitals to Control MRSA Infection
...ogram to outline activities and procedures to identify MRSA
cases; adherence to CDC hand hygiene guidelines; use of contact precautions
(e.g., gloves, gowns
and separating MRSA patients from other patients);
environmental and equipment cleaning and decontamination, especially items
that are close to patien...
Survey Finds U.S. Healthcare Facilities Not Doing Enough to Curb MRSA
... to curb MRSA, most
wanted their healthcare facilities to screen high-risk patients for MRSA,
improve hand hygiene, and increase the use of gloves and gowns
patients who test positive for MRSA.
Many hospitals in northern Europe have used these strategies to
successfully control MRSA for decades. A...
VA National Campaign Takes Aim at Resistant Staph Infections
which are difficult to treat with conventional antibiotics. In addition to
hand-washing, isolation of infected patients and the use of gowns
prevent spread, the VA initiative focuses on "culture change" among its
health care workers to improve awareness of the threat and to make
Largest National U.S. Healthcare Facility MRSA Study Reveals
Infection Rates Eight Times Greater Than Previous Estimates
...ogram to outline activities and procedures
to identify MRSA cases; adherence to CDC hand hygiene guidelines;
use of contact precautions (e.g., gloves, gowns
and separating MRSA
patients from other patients); environmental and equipment cleaning
and decontamination, especially items that are close to patien...
If you don't want to fall ill this Christmas, then share a festive kiss but don't shake hands
... published last month in the British Medical Journal which indicated that physical barriers, such as regular handwashing and wearing masks, gloves and gowns
may be more effective than drugs in preventing the spread of respiratory viruses such as influenza and SARS.
Good hygiene at home prevents organism...
UF researchers kill resistant bugs one bandage at a time
...be chemically bonded to gauze bandages, socks and even hospital bedding and gowns
- kills the two most common and harmful types of antibiotic-resistant bacte...time to change or shower, and the substance also could be added to hospital gowns
and bedding to stop the spread of resistant bugs, said Schultz, who also se...