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January-April 2017| Vol 5| Issue 1

Original Article

The optimisation of the use of economic resources for hepatitis B vaccination of health care workers

Background/Objectives: Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and its sequelae is a significant public health problem. Health-care workers (HCWs) are at high risk of occupational exposure to HBV. ...


Original Article

Catheter-associated urinary tract infection in a Tertiary Care Hospital

Background: Catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is due to inadvertent use of urinary catheter. This study was done to determine the confirmed CAUTI cases, infection rate, prev...


Original Article

Prevalence of surgical site infections and antimicrobial sensitivity pattern in patients attending a Tertiary Care Hospital in South India: A prospective study

Background: Nosocomial infections account for 1.7 million cases every year costing between $35.7 billion and $45 billion of losses to the system and surgical site infections (SSIs) were respo...


Original Article

Air sampling procedures to evaluate microbial contamination: A comparison between active and passive methods at high-risk areas in a Tertiary Care Hospital of Delhi

Context: The microbial quality of air in the operation theatres (OTs) is a parameter which appreciably controls the healthcare-associated infections. However, there is currently no internatio...


Original Article

Post-operative infections at a Tertiary Eye Hospital: A 5-year retrospective study

Purpose: The purpose of this study is to evaluate and assess the incidence and outcomes of post-operative infections after eye surgeries. Materials and Methods: A 5-year retrospective...


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