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The efficacy and safety of UVC disinfection in decreasing hospital acquired infections in a tertiary trauma centre and state adult burns centre

Description 
The efficacy of ultraviolet-C technology (UVC) as a disinfection tool is widely accepted. These devices deliver a measured dose of UV energy that inactivates DNA and RNA through absorption of photons resulting in formation of pyrimidine dimers from thymine and cytosine and destroys microorganisms. This is of particular significance since the emergence of a global coronavirus pandemic in 2019 (COVID 19).
Essential criteria: 
Minimum entry requirements can be found here: https://www.monash.edu/admissions/entry-requirements/minimum
Keywords 
burns surgery; infection; COVID 19
School 
Central Clinical School » Surgery - Alfred
Available options 
Masters by coursework
BMedSc(Hons)
Short projects
Time commitment 
Full-time
Physical location 
Alfred Hospital

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