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Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: misinterpretation and misrepresentation of active detection and isolation

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Farr BM, Jarvis WR

Clin. Infect. Dis. 2008 Nov;47(9):1238-9; author reply 1239-40

PMID: 18831705

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Reprocessing and reuse of single-use medical devices used during hemodynamic procedures in Brazil: a widespread and largely overlooked problem

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BACKGROUND: Several medical devices used during hemodynamic procedures, particularly angiographic diagnostic and therapeutic cardiac catheters, are manufactured for single use only. However, reprocessing and reuse of these devices has been reported, to determine the frequency of reuse and reprocessing of single-use medical devices used during hemodynamic procedures in Brazil and to evaluate how reprocessing is performed.… Read more

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Universal screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by hospitals

Abstract

Jarvis WR, Muto C

JAMA 2008 Aug;300(5):504; author reply 504-6

PMID: 18677021

Universal screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by hospitals was last modified: August 1st, 2008 by Jarvis WR, Muto C… Read more