barrier protection

bar·ri·er pro·tec·tion

(bar'ē-ĕr prŏ-tek'shŭn)
A physical obstacle protecting the health care provider from contact with potentially infective fluids from a patient such as blood, mucus, or saliva.

bar·ri·er pro·tec·tion

(bar'ē-ĕr prŏ-tek'shŭn)
Placing a physical barrier between the patient's body fluids (e.g., blood, saliva) and dental care personnel to prevent disease trans-mission.
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Not only does DiamondClear[TM] offer superior oxygen barrier protection, it also provides brand-owners with a "glass-like' appearance in consumer-friendly PET.
30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Microflex Corporation (Lake Forest, IL), a subsidiary of BarrierSafe Solutions International (BSSI), a leading provider of latex and synthetic barrier protection products, is excited to announce the certification of Supreno SE standard cuff nitrile disposable examination gloves under the NFPA (National Fire Protection Association) 1999 Standard on Protective Clothing for Emergency Medical Operations 2008 Edition.
With the A 800E model, a polyethylene film sheet is positioned at the top of the load via an integrated dispenser to provide a waterproof barrier protection.
11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Microflex Corporation, a subsidiary of BarrierSafe Solutions International (BSSI), a leading provider of latex and synthetic barrier protection products, is excited to announce the global launch of XCEED(TM) nitrile disposable examination gloves.
The combination of films provides excellent barrier protection to ensure a long ambient shelf life.
Coated and metallized wovens, nonwovens, polymeric films and other flexible substrate materials offer product application opportunities in insulation, barrier protection, filters and screens, conductive and reflective fabrics, EMI interference shielding and charge dissipation and barrier protection materials for electronic applications.
cientifica), the value of nanotechnologies applied to the food industry has already reached $410 million in 2006 with applications primarily restricted to food packaging for improved gas barrier protection and improved nutraceutical delivery systems.
com will serve as an online portal for warfighters, military leaders, first responders, and emergency management officials seeking information about barrier protection against enemy threats and natural disasters.
It can be polycoated for increased barrier protection against oils and water, making it a popular choice for pizza boxes and takeaway containers, and it exhibits excellent wet strength and climatic endurance in the bulk distribution and retail display of frozen foods.
In her article, "Disposables On The Rise In the Medical Market," associate editor Eileen Wubbe discusses the growing need for barrier protection and other protective benefits in medical products such as gloves, masks and surgical gowns.
Gabriel Technologies Corporation (OTCBB:GWLK), a leading provider of asset tracking, physical security, secure identity management, GPS-assisted tracking and biometric security products, announced today that it has launched a cargo utility trailer lock product that provides unique barrier protection for trailer hasps.
26 /PRNewswire/ -- Microflex Corporation (Lake Forest, IL), a division of BarrierSafe Solutions International (BSSI), a leading provider of latex and synthetic barrier protection, announced the acquisition of Black Dragon examination gloves from MedTexx in Englewood, NJ.