Infection in Radiology Department

Sukumar, Suresh and Yadav, Sushil and Paliwal, Karuna (2012) Infection in Radiology Department. International Journal of Pharmacy and Biological Sciences , 2 (4). pp. 119-122. ISSN 2230-7605

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Abstract

Hospital infections are serious concerns for healthcare workers and patients. Needle stick injuries, blood contacts, airborne infections and any kind of contamination pose a risk for hospital infections. The risk of hospital infection has been increased in radiology since the number of the patients and the Exposure times between patients and radiology workers have increased especially with the usage of new modalities in the last three decades. Hospital infection risk and some universal standards and policies for protection were summarized in this article.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cross-infection, radiology.
Subjects: Allied Health > MCOAHS Manipal > Medical Imaging Tech
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 20 Nov 2012 11:00
Last Modified: 20 Nov 2012 11:00
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/77617

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