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BETR-D Study Shows 11% C. diff Reduction

The Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room-Disinfection (BETR-D) study is the first and only randomized clinical trial on UV disinfection. The study’s primary outcome showed that enhanced terminal room disinfection strategies that utilized Tru-D reduced the risk of acquisition and infection by a cumulative 30 percent among patients who entered the

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Posted 04.26.17
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Q&A With Chesapeake Regional Healthcare

Chesapeake Regional Healthcare was one of the nine hospitals that participated in the CDC-funded, $2M Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room-Disinfection (BETR-D) randomized clinical trial on UV disinfection. The study was conducted from 2012-2014 throughout the Duke Infection Control Outreach Network, and, during that time, CRH saw a 12 percent reduction in its

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Posted 04.19.17
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Tru-D SmartUVC Helps Reduce C. diff Infections at Chesapeake Regional

With the help of a fleet of germ-eliminating UV robots, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare (CRH) experienced a marked decrease in its Clostridium difficile (C. diff) infection rates. After participating in a study on UV disinfection and seeing significant results, CRH has invested in Tru-D SmartUVC to help with its infection rates.

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Posted 04.07.17
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For Children’s Hospitals, Tru-D Means Less Germs, More Smiles

With Tru-D SmartUVC, germs have nowhere to hide. Just as important as handwashing is to preventing infections in children’s hospitals, so is disinfecting the room from top to bottom. Tru-D SmartUVC uses chemical-free, environmentally-friendly UVC energy to eradicate harmful germs such as norovirus, the flu, MRSA and many others. After

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Posted 04.06.17
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Tru-D SmartUVC to Participate as a Sponsor of the 5th Annual International C. diff Awareness Conference & Health EXPO

Tru-D SmartUVC, a leader in the UV disinfection industry, has announced its commitment as a sponsor of the 5th Annual International C. diff Awareness Conference and Health Expo. The C. diff Foundation’s mission is to educate and advocate for the prevention, treatment and environmental safety of C. diff infections worldwide.

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Posted 03.30.17
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