cross contamination

cross contamination

Medical practice The passsage of pathogens indirectly from one Pt to another due to use of improper sterilization procedures, unclean instruments, or recycling of products
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Summary: The prime focus is "food safety" and to ensure there is no "cross contamination"
Initial Malaysia strives to cultivate good hygiene practices in workplaces by running a mini contest to further enlighten the public on how easily germs transfer and how they can practice good hygiene habits to minimise cross contamination risk.
We make passenger safety a top priority and using Vims Guard will reassure them we are doing all we can to combat cross contamination."
We make passenger safety a top priority and using Virus Guard will reassure them we are doing all we can to combat cross contamination."
These are potential sources of cross contamination for dental laboratory technicians, dentists and for patients.
This training is paramount as an essential part of compliance with the new BRC standard which highlights both the issue of supply chain integrity and the challenges of cross contamination in light of the horsemeat contamination issues in 2013.
LETS hope there's no "accidental ignitions" to the bins across the Windsor Quay Estate, like 2010, particularly, Constant Close communal bins that are overflowing with cross contamination, loitering out of their designated area.
The halal industry and the certification bodies seem to have missed the boat on cross contamination challenges for halal certified products during transportation to port and place of consumer destination.
Due to their high toxic properties, the manufacturing of these high potent compounds presents both an occupational exposure risk to personnel and a product cross contamination risk to next product batch manufacturing and adjacent process areas, requiring special attention to their containment.
With the o-ring in place and the chambers separated, the quad core design prevents water contamination in the air chamber as well as any other type of cross contamination.
The Rusch DispoLED Handle joins an already extensive line of disposable laryngoscopes, including Green Rusch Lite Laryngoscope Blades, each offering the performance of reusable products, while reducing the risk for cross contamination.