Russell, Hugo and Ayliffe's Principles and Practice of Disinfection, Preservation and Sterilization

Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Nov 20, 2012
Product Number: EB00633932
Released: Feb 09, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118425862
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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The new edition of this established and highly respected text is THE definitive reference in its field. It details methods for the elimination or prevention/control of microbial growth, and features:  -New chapters on bioterrorism and community healthcare -New chapters on microbicide regulations in the EU, USA and Canada -Latest material on microbial resistance to microbicides -Updated material on new and emerging technologies, focusing on special problems in hospitals, dentistry and pharmaceutical practice -Practical advice on problems of disinfection and antiseptics in healthcare -A systematic review of sterilization methods, with uses and advantages outlined for each -Evaluation of disinfectants and their mechanisms of action with respect to current regulations The differences between European and North American regulations are highlighted throughout, making this a truly global work, ideal for worldwide healthcare professionals working in infectious diseases and infection control.

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