Application of copper to prevent and control infection. Where are we now?

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/252461
Title:
Application of copper to prevent and control infection. Where are we now?
Authors:
O'Gorman, J; Humphreys, H
Affiliation:
Department of Microbiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. joanneogorman@gmail.com
Citation:
Application of copper to prevent and control infection. Where are we now? 2012, 81 (4):217-23 J. Hosp. Infect.
Journal:
The Journal of hospital infection
Issue Date:
Aug-2012
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/252461
DOI:
10.1016/j.jhin.2012.05.009
PubMed ID:
22738611
Abstract:
The antimicrobial effect of copper has long been recognized and has a potential application in the healthcare setting as a mechanism to reduce environmental contamination and thus prevent healthcare-associated infection (HCAI).
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Copper; Cross Infection; Disinfectants; Disinfection; Environmental Microbiology; Humans; Incidence
ISSN:
1532-2939

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Gorman, Jen_GB
dc.contributor.authorHumphreys, Hen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-11-16T14:21:04Z-
dc.date.available2012-11-16T14:21:04Z-
dc.date.issued2012-08-
dc.identifier.citationApplication of copper to prevent and control infection. Where are we now? 2012, 81 (4):217-23 J. Hosp. Infect.en_GB
dc.identifier.issn1532-2939-
dc.identifier.pmid22738611-
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.jhin.2012.05.009-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/252461-
dc.description.abstractThe antimicrobial effect of copper has long been recognized and has a potential application in the healthcare setting as a mechanism to reduce environmental contamination and thus prevent healthcare-associated infection (HCAI).en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to The Journal of hospital infectionen_GB
dc.subject.meshCopper-
dc.subject.meshCross Infection-
dc.subject.meshDisinfectants-
dc.subject.meshDisinfection-
dc.subject.meshEnvironmental Microbiology-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshIncidence-
dc.titleApplication of copper to prevent and control infection. Where are we now?en_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDepartment of Microbiology, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. joanneogorman@gmail.comen_GB
dc.identifier.journalThe Journal of hospital infectionen_GB
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren

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