Scoping Infectious Patients
On February 8, fears that improperly cleaned endoscopes may have infected hundreds of patients with hepatitis A, B, C, or HIV swept through a northern ... commercial test kits are available for chlorine, hydrogen peroxide, and glutaraldehyde solutions ...
Oxygen Therapy Program
AIDS, herpes, hepatitis, Epstein Barr, cytomegalovirus and other lipid envelope virus [sic] are readily destroyed by hyper-oxygenating the patients blood with oxygen." • "[Hydrogen peroxide] kills ... on your homepage: • "Kill opportunistic infections."
3 levels of cleaners to keep the firehouse bug-free
Keep in mind that there is no one product that does it all ... use areas and surfaces. Disinfectant manufacturers might also test specifically against organisms of known concern in health-care practices — HIV, HBV, hepatitis C virus [HCV], and herpes ...
Flu threat boosts businesses
It’s a virucide designed to kill blood in an operating room that may be infected by HIV or hepatitis ... hydrogen peroxide. Similar angst has triggered about a 20 percent jump in business, said Stratus owner Jim Parell. “When we tell them what we do ...
Steris aims its bacteria-killing technology at hospitals
Perhaps best known for its medical equipment sterilizers, Steris in June introduced a version of its vaporized hydrogen peroxide technology just for ... to touch electronic equipment, so those surfaces and hard-to-reach areas really never get cleaned ...