Study: 3-Step C. Diff Intervention Cuts Infection Rates 89%

Posted by Tru-D SmartUVC 04.10.13

Becker’s Clinical Quality & Infection Control reported the success of a study conducted at a Veterans Affairs hospital involving Tru-D that reduced the amount of C. difficile rates by 89%.

Individual hospital results may vary based on numerous factors including adherence to standard disinfection protocol.

A three-step intervention process was used that included: standard environmental services cleaning procedures and supervisory CDI room clearance; an additional disinfection procedure for all CDI rooms using an automated ultraviolet device and markers to monitor and provide feedback of cleanliness.

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Posted 04.10.13
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