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Dirty laundry cause of infections

2018 24 Oct

New research suggests that "dirty" linens in hospitals could be a source of sporadic outbreaks of Clostridium difficile infection. This is because laundering of contaminated hospital bedsheets does not completely remove all traces of C. difficile, a bacteria that causes infectious diarrhoea, according to the research published in the journal Infection... Read more