Catherine J Noakes
Affiliation: University of Leeds
- Effect of negative air ions on the potential for bacterial contamination of plastic medical equipmentSimon J Shepherd
Bradford Infection Group, School of Engineering, Design and Technology, University of Bradford, Bradford BD71DP, UK
BMC Infect Dis 10:92. 2010..In so doing they may help to interrupt the transmission of Acinetobacter infection in certain healthcare settings such as intensive care units...
- Mathematical models for assessing the role of airflow on the risk of airborne infection in hospital wardsCatherine J Noakes
Pathogen Control Engineering Institute, School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
J R Soc Interface 6:S791-800. 2009..Results also indicate the potential danger of using fully mixed models for future risk assessments, with quanta values derived from such cases less than half the actual source value...
- Bactericidal action of positive and negative ions in airLouise A Fletcher
School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
BMC Microbiol 7:32. 2007..A study was therefore undertaken to clarify this issue and to determine the physical mechanisms associated with microbial cell death...