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Descriptor in English: Equipment Contamination
Descriptor in Spanish: Contaminación de Equipos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Contaminação de Equipamentos
Descriptor in French: Contamination de matériel
Entry term(s): Contamination, Equipment
Contaminations, Equipment
Equipment Contaminations
Tree number(s): N06.850.540
Scope note: The presence of an infectious agent on instruments, prostheses, or other inanimate articles.
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 85
See also the descriptors: Fomites MeSH
DeCS UI: 28479
Descriptor UI: D004866
Date Established: 1985/01/01
Date of Entry: 1984/04/06
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Equipment Contamination - Preferred
Concept UI M0007634
Scope note The presence of an infectious agent on instruments, prostheses, or other inanimate articles.
Preferred term Equipment Contamination
Entry term(s) Contamination, Equipment
Contaminations, Equipment
Equipment Contaminations



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