Table of contents for Disinfection and decontamination : principles, applications, and related issues / editor, Gurusamy Manivannan.

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Disinfection and Decontamination: Principles, Applications and Related Issues
1	Perspectives on Infection Challenges and Solutions	Manivannan
2	Sisyphus in the Microbial world Revisited: Global Governance, Antimicrobial Strategies, and Humanity's health	Fidler
3	The need for Safer and Better Microbiocides for Infection Control	Sattar, Springthorpe
4	Microbiological Concerns in Non-Sterile Manufacturing	Farrington, Polarine
5	New Technologies in Disinfection and Infection Control	Ramirez
	MECHANISMS AND PRINCIPLES	
6	Biocides: Modes of Action and Mechanisms of Resistance	McDonnell
7	A Pragmatic approach to Judicious Selection and Proper use of Disinfectant and Antiseptic Agents in Healthcare Setting	Suljagic
8	Extended Activity of Healthcare Antiseptic Products	Newman, Kaiser
9	Disinfectant Rotation in a Cleaning/Disinfection Program for Cleanrooms and Controlled Environments	Sutton
10	Reprocessing Flexible Endoscopes: Origin of Standards, Overview of Structure/Function and Review of Recent Outbreaks	Antonucci, Williams, Robinson
11	Microbiological testing of Disinfectants and Decontaminants for Critical Surfaces	Klein
12	Regulatory Constraints on Disinfectants and Decontamination	Sarli
13	Biofilms: A Summarized Account and Control Strategies	Nandakumar, Sreekumari
14	Consequences of Biofilms on Indwelling medical devices: Costs and Prevention	Thomas, Nakaishi, Corum
15	Infection-resistant implantable devices: biofilm problems and design strategies	Smith, Perera
16	Infections of Intracardiac Devices	Yesenosky, Sinner, Kutalek, Tunkel
17	Intrauterine Devices: Infections and Biofilms	Pereira, Pruthi 
18	Antimicrobial Urinary Catheters	Stickler, Sabbuba
19	Risk factors for post-operative infectious complications after abdominal surgery	Pessaux, Lermite

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Disinfection and disinfectants.
Microbial contamination -- Prevention.
Disinfection -- methods.
Anti-Infective Agents -- therapeutic use.
Biofilms.
Decontamination -- methods.
Infection Control -- methods.