Disinfection, HAIs, Industry News, Press, Studies, Tru-D News, Tru-D Technology, Uncategorized

Recent Scientific Article Proves Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection Leads to Decreased HAI Rates

A recent scientific article in the American Journal of Infection Control by leading researchers reviews the compendium of clinical evidence on and discusses the effectiveness of UV devices for terminal room decontamination. According to the Effectiveness of ultraviolet devices and hydrogen peroxide systems for terminal room decontamination: Focus on clinical

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Posted 05.24.16
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CDC-Funded BETR-D Study Gaining Momentum

Ahead of being published in late summer or early fall of 2016, the CDC-Funded Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection (BETR-D) study is gaining momentum among the research community. Recently Clinical Practice Today stated, “Deverick J. Anderson, MD, an infectious disease specialist at Duke and lead investigator of the study,

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Posted 05.09.16
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Duke Medicine study proves Tru-D efficacy in reducing HAIs by 30 percent

Read it here first! A new study from Duke Medicine has found that using a combination of chemicals and measured-dose UV light from Tru-D SmartUVC to disinfect patient rooms results in decreasing the transmission rates of four major superbugs by a cumulative 30 percent among those patients who stay overnight in

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Posted 10.12.15
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CDC-funded Study Proves Germ-Killing Robot Tru-D SmartUVC Can Help Hospitals Achieve Greater Than 30 Percent HAI Reduction

Tru-D SmartUVC LLC achieves a major milestone at IDWeek 2015 in San Diego beginning today through Oct. 11 when the company will feature its most innovative UVC automated disinfection robot, which was the sole device used in the landmark Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection study. Results of this study,

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Posted 10.07.15
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BETR Disinfection Study: What You Need to Know

To follow our explanation of DICON, we have pulled together the key points to know about the Benefits of Enhanced Terminal Room Disinfection Study before the full results are released on Oct. 9 at IDWeek2015 in San Diego. Most importantly, the BETR-Disinfection Study by the Duke University Prevention Epicenter Program,

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Posted 09.25.15
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