S Galvin

Summary

Affiliation: Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of vaporized hydrogen peroxide, Citrox and pH neutral Ecasol for decontamination of an enclosed area: a pilot study
    S Galvin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    J Hosp Infect 80:67-70. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Microbial monitoring of the hospital environment: why and how?
    S Galvin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    J Hosp Infect 82:143-51. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The antimicrobial effects of helium and helium-air plasma on Staphylococcus aureus and Clostridium difficile
    S Galvin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Lett Appl Microbiol 57:83-90. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Air and surface contamination patterns of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on eight acute hospital wards
    E Creamer
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    J Hosp Infect 86:201-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Evaluation of vaporized hydrogen peroxide, Citrox and pH neutral Ecasol for decontamination of an enclosed area: a pilot study
    S Galvin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    J Hosp Infect 80:67-70. 2012
    ..Ecasol was effective against all micro-organisms, except Clostridium difficile, while Citrox aerosols were not effective against Gram-negative bacilli...
  2. doi request reprint Microbial monitoring of the hospital environment: why and how?
    S Galvin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    J Hosp Infect 82:143-51. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The antimicrobial effects of helium and helium-air plasma on Staphylococcus aureus and Clostridium difficile
    S Galvin
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    Lett Appl Microbiol 57:83-90. 2013
    ..Further evaluation of cold plasma systems is warranted with, for example, different bacteria and on surfaces more reminiscent of the health care environment as this approach has potential as an effective decontaminant...
  4. doi request reprint Air and surface contamination patterns of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on eight acute hospital wards
    E Creamer
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Education and Research Centre, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
    J Hosp Infect 86:201-8. 2014
    ..Meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) can be recovered from hospital air and from environmental surfaces. This poses a potential risk of transmission to patients...