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keyboard

a computer input device consisting of rows of switches with key tops marked as letters or numbers. Manual pressure on a series or combination of the keys generates an electronic code representing words, data, commands, or other input.
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LOS ANGELES -- Computer keyboards and keyboard covers harbored vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus for more than 24 hours, during which time the bacteria easily spread to bare, and in some cases, gloved hands, a Northwestern University study has found.
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This scenario is consistent with coworkers' recollections that the index patient held a letter containing powder over his computer keyboard, as well as environmental samples showing contamination at his keyboard, an incoming-mail desk near his workspace, and his mailroom mailbox.
Baltimore physician and pediatrician Joseph Berk, MD, adds, "Most people don't have any clue about the significant germ threat that computer keyboards pose to the user, including our kids in school.
com) is a leading manufacturer and online retailer of fully washable, easy to disinfect computer keyboards and mice.
Imagine our sense of satisfaction when we learned that the DCDOH recommended that in order to control and prevent future infection, immediate measures include thorough hand-washing and regularly disinfecting frequently touched environmental surfaces, particularly computer keyboards and mice," says Joseph Carabello, a director of Unotron, the world's leading manufacturer and marketer of high quality, washable data input and security devices that are easily cleaned and disinfected to mitigate the spread of infection in healthcare, education, commercial and government environments.
The mouse is an ideal companion to Unotron's washable wireless computer keyboards, also affordably priced for dental offices.
Fifty percent of those revenues came from computer keyboards, with the remainder generated from fans, audio speakers and other electronic components.
com) today announced the shipping of their backlit keyboard, the Eclipse Red, a slim computer keyboard with backlighting which shines through laser-etched keys, targeted to the medical community.
New Standard Keyboards has a computer keyboard solution just in time for the holidays for anyone who wants to touch type, seeks an easier, more efficient alternative, or is looking to ergonomics to make them more productive.
Carabello, director of Unotron, an international manufacturer and marketer of high quality, washable data input and security devices says, "Schools are vulnerable sites because student health habits are unpredictable, with many unaware of the consequences of coughing and sneezing on the computer keyboard.
PrintMusic users can enter notes with the mouse, computer keyboard, and/or a MIDI keyboard as well as by playing a brass or woodwind instrument using the exclusive MicNotator[R] feature.

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