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Synonyms for aerosol

a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas

a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)

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In addition, a new Legionella subpopulation could have acquired, through mutation or recombination, new beneficial phenotypic capabilities (such as increased resistance to cleaning agents), better survival to desiccation, or enhanced aerosolization capability (35-37).
Clearly, the persistence of pathogenic microorganisms in a public toilet (such as in a hospital emergency department waiting area), with aerosolization of pathogenic organisms during subsequent toilet uses by others, could pose a contact- or airborne-disease transmission risk.
Characterization of 20-and 110-nm silver nanoparticles (C20 and C110, respectively) in suspen-sion and following aerosolization (adapted from Anderson et al.
2013 (mean [+ or -] SD) = 53 [+ or -] 14 years * GCSa (mean [+ or -] SD) = 5 [+ or -] 2 * 10 subarachnoid hemorrhages, 5 intracranial hematomas * Sedation with NaCI aerosolization (6 ml) or aerosolization of lidocaine (2 mg/kg) Suctioning Level of Study System Outcomes Evidence Gemma et al.
While respiratory spread via aerosolization of infective viral particles has been postulated in the current outbreak, both the basic biology of the virus and the epidemiology of it suggest this is extremely unlikely.
In addition, EBV can be found on the skin of infected patients and may possibly be transmitted through aerosolization of infected bodily fluids.
Because HFVs can spread through aerosolization or direct contact with the body fluids of infected persons, DoD has validated and prioritized combating the threat of HFVs, whether naturally occurring or engineered.
Besides endotracheal tube, administration of surfactant by aerosolization, nebulization and in utero administration are in the experimental phase.
kits mark Tc99m for ventilation and pulmonary perfusion + aerosolization device; : 14.
Ansys Fluent computational fluid dynamics modeling software was used to design the aerosolization engine and air paths, and some finite element analysis modules packaged with 3D CAD, were carried out in the early days to assist in designing the flexible features of the device.
ANSYS FLUENT Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeling software was used to design the aerosolization engine and air paths, and some finite element analysis (FEA) modules packaged with 3D CAD, were carried out early on to assist in designing the flexible features of the device.
3M Taper Dry Powder Inhaler combines patient-friendly design and active aerosolization to provide effective delivery of drug in a multi-dose DPI.
However, aerosolization is not a way the protein gets around the house.
Splashing causes aerosolization of waterborne organisms that exist at the top of the trap seal.
During the aerosolization period, the birds were free-standing in a plexiglass treatment chamber and the aerosol was delivered using a commercial nebulizer.
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