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epicentre

(US), epicenter
the point on the earth's surface directly above the focus of an earthquake or underground nuclear explosion
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The Prevention Epicenters funded from 2016 to 2020 are Chicago Prevention and Intervention Epicenter at Rush University Medical Center and Cook County Health and Hospitals System; Duke University and the University of North Carolina; The Harvard Pilgrim Health Care and University of California, Irvine; The University of Pennsylvania; and Washington University School of Medicine in St.
Examples of new research the Epicenters are conducting to prevent healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) and the spread of dangerous bacteria include:
ISLAMABAD -- The latest version of an earthquake epicenter distribution map for China and its neighboring areas, compiled by the China Earthquake Networks Center, has been published.
Greece is in an earthquake-prone region, but most have epicenters deep beneath the seabed and rarely cause damage or injuries.
Sunday, with an epicenter beneath the seabed 43 miles southwest of the Ionian island of Zakinthos.
The epicenters will explore strategies such as using combinations of bleach and ultraviolet light to clean hospital rooms, using new tests to distinguish patients who need antibiotics from those who do not, finding ways to anticipate which medical devices are on the verge of causing an infection in a specific patient, and preventing HAIs by treating patients with probiotics.
Some areas could be converted to Epicenters, if a deal with Gordon is concluded.
In intractable cases, physicians sometimes target this unstable zone-which Schiff likens to the epicenter of an earthquake-for removal.
In the Epicenter, housed in the Coordinated Science Laboratory at Univ.
The epicenter has been in Sofia, at the 8th km of the "Tsarigradsko Shosse" Boulevard towards the Sofia Airport.
Launch of the Epicenter Collection Provides Growth Opportunity for Direct Merchants, and Creates a New Use for Anchor Locations
Bringing attention to fire safety and the tremendous work the firefighting community does to keep our homes, neighborhoods and businesses safe is very important to all of us involved with the development of Real Heroes: Firefighter," said Nathaniel McClure, co-founder, Epicenter Studios.