Infection Prevention

7th April 2020

SleepAngel® pillow – an effective barrier to coronavirus

Hospital bedding has an important, and often overlooked, role to play in infection control.   The SleepAngel® pillow – available from Central Medical Supplies – can help […]
4th April 2020

Suffering from skin damage from face masks?

Huddersfield skin infection expert offers remedies to health staff, and the general public Doctors and nurses on the COVID-19 frontline are spending many hours a day […]
1st April 2020

PandemiCam – our greatest chance yet to detect, monitor and beat COVID-19

If not the deadliest, the novel coronavirus is certainly the most serious contagious disease to have crossed continents in modern times. One of the biggest challenges […]
1st April 2020

Mobile UV system receives certification in USA for large-scale healthcare disinfection

UL Grants PurpleSun First-Ever Mobile Ultraviolet System Certification for Large-Scale Healthcare Equipment Disinfection UL leverages electrical and light technology expertise to support launch of ultraviolet-based technology […]
30th March 2020

desderman® pure – for gentle but effective hand disinfection

desderman® pure hand hygiene gel and liquid are an advanced rapid acting alcohol based hand rub for hygienic and surgical hand disinfection. They are effective against […]
30th March 2020

Advice for healthcare workers exposed to COVID-19

In light of the national effort, Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) specialists Alcumus Sypol, is offering its advice to NHS workers, that are facing […]
30th March 2020

Hand hygiene – separating fact from fiction

By Thomas OH, Ph.D., Medical & Scientific Affairs for ASIA PACIFIC (Schülke & Mayr) Limiting transmission of the COVID-19 pandemic in the healthcare setting requires a […]
30th March 2020

Caring for frontline staff in infectious disease units

In the face of unprecedented levels of rising demand on our healthcare system, protecting our frontline staff is the No1 priority. Not only because we need […]
27th March 2020

We are all healthcare workers now. Please wash your hands.

Many thanks to Horne for reinforcing this life-saving message… The on-going coronavirus emergency has rightly drawn great attention to the importance of regular and effective handwashing to minimise […]