Medical Waste

Known as: Medical wastes, Waste, Medical, Wastes, Medical 
Blood, mucus, tissue removed at surgery or autopsy, soiled surgical dressings, and other materials requiring special disposal procedures.
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2012
2012
Goal of this work was to calculate the hazardous medical waste unit generation rates (HMWUGR), in kg bed(-1)d(-1), using data… (More)
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2010
2010
Incineration of medical waste (MW) is an important alternative way for disposal of this type of hazardous waste, especially in… (More)
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2010
2010
In China, national regulations and standards for health care waste management were implemented in 2003. To investigate the… (More)
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2009
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2009
This study was conducted to evaluate the quantities of medical waste generated and the factors associated with the generation… (More)
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2009
2009
There is a concern that mismanagement of medical waste in developing countries may be a significant risk factor for disease… (More)
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2008
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2008
Inconsistencies are present in the management options for healthcare wastes in Mongolia. One of the first critical steps in the… (More)
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2008
2008
Waste management practices in three apex government hospitals of Agra viz., Sarojini Naidu Medical College, Lady Lyall Maternity… (More)
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2005
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2005
With the objective of assessing the level of awareness about the various aspects of biomedical waste and disposal practices by… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND It was noticed that a large volume of medical waste was being generated for incineration at our hospital. The 2… (More)
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1994
1994
Disposal of medical waste has emerged as an important problem in this country. The public is increasingly aware of the threat of… (More)
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