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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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The contracting authority, through the application of the present procedure, aims to acquire equipment for the elimination of nosocomial infections with xenon pulsed uv-c light.
showed that isolates from outbreaks of nosocomial infections were closely related to B.
The meeting examined ways likely to strengthen the Health Ministry's programmes, to protect and control nosocomial infections in hospitaln, the statement recalls.
Nosocomial Infections also cause lot of economic losses to the victims in addition to physical and mental agony.
Nosocomial infections are commonly transmitted due to lack of effective infection control because the hospital staffs do not follow a correct hygiene maintenance plan regularly.
The aim of this study is to share our experience of nosocomial infections due to this germ, to show the gravity of this germ, with a review of the literature.
Upon discovering nosocomial myiasis, the identification of the causative species is crucial in order to be able to recognize the habits of the diptera species in question and adequately plan its eradication.
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.
A large-scale, prevalence study nosocomial pneumonia arising in the ICU was performed as a part of the European prevalence of infection in Intensive Care (EPIC) study.