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  • Chetan Jinadatha, Frank C Villamaria, +4 authors Mark Stibich
  • Medicine
  • BMC Infectious Diseases
  • 2017 (First Publication: 28 December 2017)
  • BackgroundWhile research has demonstrated the importance of a clean health care environment, there is a lack of research on the role portable medical equipment (PME) play in the transmission cycle ofExpand
  • Chetan Jinadatha, Sarah Simmons, +6 authors Mark Stibich
  • Medicine
  • American journal of infection control
  • 2015 (First Publication: 1 April 2015)
  • The doffing of personal protective equipment (PPE) after contamination with pathogens such as Ebola poses a risk to health care workers. Pulsed xenon ultraviolet (PX-UV) disinfection has been used toExpand
  • Chetan Jinadatha, Ricardo Quezada, Thomas W. Huber, J. B. Williams, John E. Zeber, Laurel A. Copeland
  • Medicine
  • BMC Infectious Diseases
  • 2014 (First Publication: 7 April 2014)
  • BackgroundHealthcare-acquired infections with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are a significant cause of increased mortality, morbidity and additional health care costs in UnitedExpand
  • Ian K. Hosein, Rosie Madeloso, Wijayaratnam Nagaratnam, Frank C Villamaria, Eileen M. Stock, Chetan Jinadatha
  • Medicine
  • American journal of infection control
  • 2016 (First Publication: 1 September 2016)
  • BACKGROUND Pathogen transmission from contaminated surfaces can cause hospital-associated infections. Although pulsed xenon ultraviolet (PX-UV) light devices have been shown to decrease hospital roomExpand
  • Najma Parvez, Chetan Jinadatha, +4 authors Lisa K. Cornelius
  • Medicine
  • Southern medical journal
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 November 2010)
  • Background: Recognition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) nasal carriage by active surveillance cultures has been widely debated. Our institution implemented universal nasalExpand
  • John David Coppin, Frank C Villamaria, Marjory D. Williams, Laurel A. Copeland, John E. Zeber, Chetan Jinadatha
  • Medicine
  • American journal of infection control
  • 2017 (First Publication: 1 June 2017)
  • HighlightsCopper‐impregnated tray tables had lower microbial burden than standard material.Bioburden difference between surfaces was statistically significant beyond 24 hours.The mean bioburden onExpand
  • Mingbao Feng, Chetan Jinadatha, Thomas Mcdonald, Virender K. Sharma
  • Medicine, Environmental Science
  • Environmental science & technology
  • 2018 (First Publication: 6 September 2018)
  • This paper presents an accelerated ferrate(VI) (FeVIO42-, FeVI) oxidation of contaminants in 30 s by adding one-electron and two-electron transfer reductants (R(1) and R(2)). An addition of R(2)Expand
  • Chetan Jinadatha, Frank C Villamaria, +5 authors John E. Zeber
  • Medicine
  • American journal of infection control
  • 2015 (First Publication: 1 August 2015)
  • BACKGROUND Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been shown to survive on ambient surfaces for extended periods of time. Leftover MRSA environmental contamination in a hospital roomExpand