Bidirectional Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium transfer between bare/glove hands and green bell pepper and its interruption.

@article{Jimnez2007BidirectionalSE,
  title={Bidirectional Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium transfer between bare/glove hands and green bell pepper and its interruption.},
  author={M. L. Rivas Jim{\'e}nez and Jorge H Siller and Jose B Valdez and Armando Carrillo and Crist{\'o}bal Ch{\'a}idez},
  journal={International journal of environmental health research},
  year={2007},
  volume={17 5},
  pages={381-8}
}
The aim of this study was to quantify the amount of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium transferred from volunteers' hands (bare or gloved) to green bell peppers and vice versa; and to assess the effectiveness of hand hygiene techniques. The highest and lowest percentages of bacterial transfer were achieve from green bell peppers to gloved hands (46.56… CONTINUE READING