The need for additional investigation of room decontamination processes

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Jul;31(7):776-7. doi: 10.1086/653819.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Clostridium difficile* / drug effects
  • Clostridium difficile* / growth & development
  • Cross Infection / microbiology
  • Cross Infection / prevention & control*
  • Cross Infection / transmission
  • Decontamination / methods*
  • Disinfectants / pharmacology*
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / microbiology
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / prevention & control*
  • Enterocolitis, Pseudomembranous / transmission
  • Humans
  • Hydrogen Peroxide / pharmacology
  • Patients' Rooms*
  • Sodium Hypochlorite / pharmacology
  • Spores, Bacterial / drug effects
  • Spores, Bacterial / growth & development

Substances

  • Disinfectants
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Sodium Hypochlorite