nosocomial


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nosocomial

[¦näz·ə¦kō·mē·əl]
(medicine)
Pertaining to a hospital.
Of disease, caused or aggravated by hospital life.
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Conclusion: Pentoxifylline treatment for nosocomial sepsis decreased C-reactive protein levels and heart rate more than pentaglobin therapy.
22), which was also conducted in Turkey, examined infection consultations for elderly patients and reported the most common diagnoses as community-acquired pneumonia, nosocomial pneumonia, and urinary tract infection.
ursingii isolates were obtained from patients with nosocomial bloodstream infections, few cases of A.
Nosocomial infections have existed since the organization of first hospitals and despite marvelous scientific and technological advances; patients still get infected with infections.
Data using standardized international case definitions and methodology on DANIs rates from different ICUs worldwide are published through the International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) network.
Since it was commissioned, surveillance systems have noted a low but rising incidence of Klebsiella nosocomial infections in the unit.
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For nosocomial RVGE it was proposed to enroll 240 cases in order to have at least 50 positive samples for genotyping.
Building contracts will be upgrading in the prevention of nosocomial infections in the University Hospital Ostrava and acquisition of various medical technologies to the requirements and specifications in the tender documents and their annexes.
Although the European Union is increasing aware of the threat that infectious diseases pose to the general public health, and encourages the development of improved, more rapid and cost-effective methods for nosocomial infection management and prevention, the most potential markets for these diagnostic and testing solutions are China, the Philippines and India.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Nosocomial Infections.