Infection Prevention

1st July 2021

10-minute test to see if you have antibodies against COVID-19

Is coronavirus still a danger, even if I’m vaccinated? A new rapid test needs just 10 minutes to show whether you have had the intended immune […]
29th June 2021

Iota-carrageenan nasal spray preventing COVID-19 – positive clinical trial results from Marinomed

As the virus incidence rate in the UK increases and many are again wondering about how to protect themselves… we are delighted to share news of […]
22nd June 2021

Cleaning machines you can trust

In hospital and care home establishments the knowledge that cleaning can be combined with a proven infection control programme is a vitally important factor to be […]
17th June 2021

WHO-approved reusable facemask developed by scientists

WHO-approved reusable facemask developed by scientists uses patented silver-based technology and 3D knitted fabric to protect against COVID-19 and fight against PPE plastic pollution Employers, schools, […]
4th June 2021

Derma UK introduces product innovation to help improve infection control in obstetrics & gynaecological practice

In response to the increasing need to reduce the spread of infections across all NHS departments, Derma UK is delighted to announce the launch of a […]
25th May 2021

Keeping the bugs at bay with MARLUX™ and MICROBAN® 

Dutch philosopher Desiderius Erasmus coined the immortal phrase ‘prevention is better than cure’ more than 500 years ago. His point is being proven every day in […]
19th May 2021

New wound care best practice Consensus Document for pharmacy teams

The University of Huddersfield’s Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention has collaborated with Wounds UK to create a wound care best practice Consensus Document that will […]
18th May 2021

Microban antimicrobial technology helps healthcare workers put their best foot forward

Darrell Taylor, EMEA Key Account Manager, Microban® International, and Eddy Wimmers, CEO of Watts Footwear share the following with Hospital Hub… In every healthcare setting, routine […]
17th May 2021

mikrozid® for surface cleaning and disinfection when compromise is not an option

Contaminated surfaces are an established route of transmission for many nosocomial pathogens, including both bacteria and viruses [Otter, 2016]. Viruses with pandemic potential including SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV, […]