Catherine J Noakes

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Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of negative air ions on the potential for bacterial contamination of plastic medical equipment
    Simon J Shepherd
    Bradford Infection Group, School of Engineering, Design and Technology, University of Bradford, Bradford BD71DP, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 10:92. 2010
  2. pmc Mathematical models for assessing the role of airflow on the risk of airborne infection in hospital wards
    Catherine 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
  3. pmc Bactericidal action of positive and negative ions in air
    Louise A Fletcher
    School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    BMC Microbiol 7:32. 2007

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Publications3

  1. pmc Effect of negative air ions on the potential for bacterial contamination of plastic medical equipment
    Simon 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...
  2. pmc Mathematical models for assessing the role of airflow on the risk of airborne infection in hospital wards
    Catherine 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...
  3. pmc Bactericidal action of positive and negative ions in air
    Louise 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...