Definition of Nosocomial. Meaning of Nosocomial. Synonyms of Nosocomial

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Definition of Nosocomial

Nosocomial
Nosocomial Nos`o*co"mi*al, a. [L. nosocomium a hospital, Gr. ?; ? disease + ? to attend to.] Of or pertaining to a hospital; as, nosocomial atmosphere. --Dunglison.

Meaning of Nosocomial from wikipedia

- A hospital-acquired infection, also known as a nosocomial infection (from the Gr**** nosokomeion, meaning "hospital"), is an infection that is acquired...
- Hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) or nosocomial pneumonia refers to any pneumonia contracted by a patient in a hospital at least 48–72 hours after being...
- Aspergillosis is a fungal infection of usually the lungs, caused by the genus Aspergillus, a common mold that is breathed in frequently from the air around...
- infections. An infectious disease specialist's practice consists of managing nosocomial (healthcare-acquired) infections or community-acquired infections and...
- the Efficacy of Nosocomial Infection Control (SENIC) project by the U.S. CDC found in the 1970s that hospitals reduced their nosocomial infection rates...
- infection and it is most often encountered in postoperative and other nosocomial infections such as urinary tract infections. Morganella morganii was first...
- Dolosigranulum pigrum can cause infections in the upper respiratory tract and nosocomial pneumonia and sepsis. Parte, A.C. "Dolosigranulum". LPSN. "Dolosigranulum...
- In recent years, Klebsiella species have become important pathogens in nosocomial infections. It naturally occurs in the soil, and about 30% of strains...
- Iatrogenic anemia, also known as nosocomial anemia or hospital-acquired anemia, is a condition in which a person develops anemia due to medical interventions...
- E. faecalis can cause life-threatening infections, especially in the nosocomial (hospital) environment, where the naturally high levels of antibiotic...