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A survey of hand-washing facilities in the outpatient department of a tertiary care teaching hospital in India.
INTRODUCTION Inadequate hand-washing facilities have been reported as a barrier to hand washing. This study aimed to evaluate the availability and accessibility of hand-washing facilities andExpand
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A descriptive study on evaluation of bio-medical waste management in a tertiary care public hospital of North India
BackgroundProper management of Biomedical waste (BMW) generated in a healthcare facility is one of the most important functions of a healthcare worker (HCW) as its improper management not only posesExpand
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Laboratory confirmed miltefosine resistant cases of visceral leishmaniasis from India
BackgroundMiltefosine unresponsive and relapse cases of visceral leishmaniasis (VL) are increasingly being reported. However, there has been no laboratory confirmed reports of miltefosine resistanceExpand
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Economic analysis of costs associated with a Respiratory Intensive Care Unit in a tertiary care teaching hospital in Northern India
Background: There is a paucity of cost analytical studies from resource constrained developing countries defining intensive care costs and their containment. Objective: Economic analysis of costs inExpand
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Fly-ash from Coal-fed Thermal Power Plants:Bulk Utilization in Horticulture – A Long-term Risk Management Option
Management of solid waste (flyash) has attained an apparent scenario for scientific & strategic concern in India due to large-scale dependence on coal-based thermal power plants. Waste utilization asExpand
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Attitude and knowledge of healthcare workers in critical areas towards deceased organ donation in a public sector hospital in India.
BACKGROUND The attitude of healthcare workers towards organ donation can either facilitate or hinder the process of organ donation. We assessed the attitude of healthcare workers employed inExpand
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Proteomic analysis of global changes in protein expression during exposure of gamma radiation in Bacillus sp. HKG 112 isolated from saline soil.
A Gram-positive bacterium was isolated from the saline soils of Jangpura (U.P.), India, and showed high-level of radiation-resistant property and survived upto 12.5 kGy dose of gamma radiation. TheExpand
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Evaluation of the short-term and long-term effect of a short series of hand hygiene campaigns on improving adherence in a tertiary care hospital in India.
Hand hygiene compliance at our institution was monitored by direct observation before and after a series of 2 hand hygiene awareness campaigns across an18-month time period to analyze the effect ofExpand
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Knowledge and awareness among nurses regarding the blood transfusion services and practices in a tertiary care teaching hospital
Sir, The cumulative analysis of the United Kingdom (UK) Serious Hazards of Transfusion (SHOT) report reveals that overall the most common adverse incidents are caused by errors, resulting in theExpand
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Factors associated with health service satisfaction among people living with HIV/AIDS: a cross sectional study at ART center in Chandigarh, India
People living with HIV/AIDS (PLHA) while availing anti-retroviral therapy (ART) services face administrative and procedural problems in hospitals which affect their level of satisfaction with serviceExpand
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