Where to do water testing for Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a healthcare setting.

@article{Garvey2017WhereTD,
  title={Where to do water testing for Pseudomonas aeruginosa in a healthcare setting.},
  author={Mark I. Garvey and Craig W Bradley and Elisabeth Holden and M Weibren},
  journal={The Journal of hospital infection},
  year={2017},
  volume={97 2},
  pages={
          192-195
        }
}
  • Mark I. Garvey, Craig W Bradley, +1 author M Weibren
  • Published in
    The Journal of hospital…
    2017
  • Medicine
  • Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an important nosocomial pathogen widely colonizing hospital water supplies. The Department of Health (England) Health Technical Memorandum (HTM) 04-01 addresses the risk posed by recommending water-testing in augmented care areas including outpatient haemodialysis. We discuss how two teaching hospitals independently reviewed the risk to outpatient haemodialysis patients, drawing the same conclusion. The highest number of infection episodes with P. aeruginosa was… CONTINUE READING

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