Proceedings of the Workshop on Engineering Controls for Preventing Airborne in workers in Health Care and related Facilities, 1993 jul:15-34
Cincinnati, Ohio; del 14 al 16 de Julio de 1993Autores:
Eickhoff, Theodore C.
Professor of Medicine
Division of Infectious Disease
University of Colorado
This presentation has four objectives: first, to place current beliefs about airborne nosocomial infections into an historical context; second, to review the possible sources of airborne infection in the health care setting; third, to review the microorganism that have been transmitted bu the airborne route in hospitals; and finally, to evaluate the relative importance of airborne transmission of infection in the overall problem of nosocomial infection.Eickhoff, Theodore C.