Does improved access to diagnostic imaging results reduce hospital length of stay? A retrospective study

¿Hacer más accesibles los resultados del diagnóstico por la imagen reduce la duración de la estancia hospitalaria? Estudio retrospectivoEsperar los resultados de las pruebas prolonga la estancia de los pacientes en nuestros hospitales. En este estudio, realizado en un hospital de Noruega de 500 camas, se analiza si el RIS y el PACS mejoran el…

Desinfection, sterilization and preservation

Univ. of Florida, Gainesville. Comprehensive text includes new chapters dealing with synergism between chemical agents, the use of antibiotics as antiseptics, the problem of biofouling by microbial biofilms, and new regulations of antimicrobials by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Previous edition: c1991. Hardcover: 1504 pagesFifth edition (December 15,…

The Experimental Animal in Biomedical Research


The Experimental Animal in Biomedical Research provides a concise, useful survey of knowledge regarding laboratory animal care. Volume I addresses researchers who use animals and focuses on how to maximize the welfare of animals used in research.
Hardcover: 464 pages
ISBN-10: 0849349818
ISBN-13: 978-0849349812
Product Dimensions: 10 x 7.2 x 1 inches


Acidification of drinking water: its effects on selected biological phenomena in male mice

In this study, water acidified with either hydrocholoric or sulfuric acid to pH levels of 2.0 or 2.5 was given for 6 weeks to normal and immuno-suppressed male, random-bred mice. The pH of the drinking water remained stable for periods up to 7 days. The only significant changes produced in both immunosuppressed and normal mice…

Effects of processing and gamma irradiation on the microbiological contaminants of a laboratory animal diet

The numbers and types of microorganisms contaminating a commercially available laboratory animal diet were examined by plate-count methods at all stages of production. During the cooking and pelleting stages of manufacture there was a marked reduction in numbers of heat-labile vegetative contaminants introduced via the raw materials, and at subsequent stages plate counts at 37…

El Hospital Clínico de Málaga implantará un sistema de digitalización de diagnósticos

El Hospital Clínico Universitario Virgen de la Victoria de Málaga restringirá a lo largo de los próximos meses tanto el horario como el número de visitas a los enfermos hospitalizados, anunció ayer el director gerente de este centro, Tomás Urda, que presentó junto a los directores de las diferentes áreas el balance de la actividad…