News

  • 18 Jul 2017

    15:32

    PROTECHS Antimicrobial Agent and Community Acquired Infections

    Community-acquired infections (CAI) are a persistent health care challenge and the trend continues upward in children and adults.

  • 11 Jun 2017

    19:24

    PRO-TECHS Antimicrobial Agent and Community-Acquired Infections

    Community-acquired infections (CAl) are a persistent health care challenge and the trend continues upward in children and adults. The major contributing factor for CAl is contamination of “high touch” surfaces by antibiotic resistant microorganisms in the home. Whereas antibiotics were the “wonder drugs” of the 20th century, antibiotic resistant microbes are now enemy number one.

  • 15 Apr 2017

    21:37

    PRO-TECH’s: A UNIQUE ANTIMICROBIAL AGENT AS A REMEDY FOR HOSPITAL -ACQUIRED INFECTIONS.

    Hospital-acquired infections (HAl) are a major healthcare challenge and the trend continues upward despite implementation of rigorous hand-washing protocols, application of antimicrobial disinfectants to acute care hospital surfaces, and judicious decrease in antibiotic usage. Direct hand-to-surface contact is the most important contributing factor for HAl; too many hospital staff and visitors touch too many hospital surfaces and then touch and contaminate susceptible patients.

  • 14 Mar 2017

    00:48

    Deaths of Transplant Patients with Mold Infections Confound Medical Center

    Three transplant patients have died at a Pittsburgh medical center after contracting a fungal infection, and officials have struggled to find the source of the mold. An intensive care unit has been temporarily closed during the hunt.