News

JUST IN, Dr. Muscarella, In the News —


ALSO JUST IN, Dr. Muscarella, In the News —


BREAKING TOO


A Proposed Paradigm Shift Regarding How We Clean Endoscopes


Also Just In 


Dr. Muscarella’s recent peer-reviewed articles:

  1. Muscarella LF. Use of ethylene-oxide gas sterilisation to terminate multidrug-resistant bacterial outbreaks linked to duodenoscopes. BMJ Open Gastro August 2019.
  2. Mehta AC, Muscarella LF. Bronchoscope-Related “Superbug” Infections. CHEST August 2019.
  3. Muscarella LF. Risk of transmission of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and related “superbugs” during gastrointestinal endoscopy. World J Gastrointest Endosc October 2014.

Infection Prevention … In the News



Dr. Muscarella’s other relevant peer-reviewed articles:

  1. Muscarella LF. Infection control and its application to the administration of intravenous medications during gastrointestinal endoscopy. Am J Infect Control 2004 Aug;32(5):282-6.
  2. Muscarella LF. The study of a contaminated colonoscope. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 Jul;8(7):577-80.e1.
  3. Nelson DB, Muscarella LF. Current issues in endoscope reprocessing and infection control during gastrointestinal endoscopy. World J Gastroenterol 2006 Jul 7;12(25):3953-64.
  4. Muscarella LF; New York State health officials. Recommendations for preventing hepatitis C virus infection: analysis of a Brooklyn endoscopy clinic’s outbreak. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2001 Nov;22(11):669.


Consulting Services — LFM-Healthcare Solutions, LLC provides medical expertise and solutions for hospitals, manufacturers, and the public, specializing in healthcare-associated infections linked to medical equipment. Services include litigation support. Years of experience. Reasonable rates.




Contact — Contact Dr. Muscarella for a prompt response:  Call | Email | Text | Skype



Dr. Muscarella’s 7 most recent postings —



Dr. Muscarella has provided expert guidance on the following TV news programs — CNN | NBC’s The Today Show | NBC’s Nightly News with Lester HoltABC World News Tonight | CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley | Wall Street Journal Live | WWL-TV News (New Orleans, LA) | CNC-TV News (NBC, Charlotte, NC)


Some of Dr. Muscarella’s radio interviews and quotes in the press include — USA TODAY | New York Times | CNN | The Washington Post | Wall Street JournalCBS News Radio (Los Angeles, CA) | Philadelphia Inquirer | Los Angeles Times | Bloomberg BusinessNPR Radio (Los Angeles) | The Los Angeles Times | Scientific AmericaThe Seattle Times | Reuters | Highlands TodayThe Palm Beach PostMassLive! | Los Angeles Times | Bloomberg Business Newsweek | Al Jazeera America | KNX-1070 NewsRadio | CBS News 3 | CBS News 2 | ABC6 On-Your-Side | The Associated Press | The San Francisco Chronicle | WSOC-TV Eyewitness News | Reuters | The Los Angeles Times | USA TODAY | The Seattle Times | The Iowa City Gazette | NJ.com | The Philadelphia Inquirer | Winston-Salem Journal | Wall Street Journal | San Juan Weekly



Paid memberships  This site is subscription-based and requires a membership. Each newly posted article may be read, free-of-charge, within the first week of its publication. Thereafter, a paid membership is required. 



Search postings Click here to search within this blog for a posting about a specific topic.



Disclaimer — Lawrence F Muscarella PhD is the owner of LFM Healthcare Solutions, LLC, a Pennsylvania-based quality improvement and consulting company that has provides safety services for hospitals, manufacturers and the public since 2013.

LFM Healthcare Solutions, LLC, owns, publishes, and is solely responsible for the content of “Discussions in Infection Control.” © Copyright 2013-2019. All Rights Reserved.



test2