This includes the near patient zone which is in direct physical contact with the patient such as bed rails, bedside table or infusion tubing as well as surfaces that are frequently touched by healthcare workers such as monitors, keyboards or surfaces of medical equipment.
Contamination of the patient zone, e.g. by hands, may result in cross-transmission of pathogens and patient colonization or even infection.
Therefore, thoroughly cleansing and disinfection must be applied in the patient zone. Applying an environmental cleaning protocol in the hospital can significantly decrease the number of hospital-acquired infections.
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The antibiotic crisis
Antibiotic resistance – or antimicrobial resistance, which as a broader term encompasses resistance caused by other microbes such as parasites, viruses and fungal diseases – does damage that goes far beyond the confines of a hospital. It is a truly global social problem that will affect us all sooner or later if we don’t act together to stop it. So let’s talk about it.
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