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1. Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease

Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Signal - Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Dissemination Centre Discover Portal NIHR DC Discover Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Published on 11 July 2017 In people with mild gum disease chlorhexidine mouthwash, in addition to tooth brushing, reduces plaque build-up in the first weeks or months of use. However, when used (...) for longer than four weeks chlorhexidine mouthwash can lead to tooth staining and a build-up of chalky deposits on the teeth, called tartar. There is insufficient evidence to assess its effectiveness in people with moderate to severe gum disease. Plaque is a sticky bacteria-filled substance that forms on teeth and can cause gum disease, resulting in sore, bleeding gums, infections and even tooth loss. Chlorhexidine is an antiseptic which kills most bacteria. In the UK chlorhexidine mouthwashes

NIHR Dissemination Centre2018

2. Chlorhexidine

Chlorhexidine Top results for chlorhexidine - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Liberating the literature My query is: English Français Deutsch Čeština Español Magyar Svenska ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing (...) the search button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for chlorhexidine The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines

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3. Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease

Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease NIHR DC | Signal - Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Dissemination Centre Discover Portal NIHR DC Discover NIHR Signal Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Published on 11 July 2017 In people with mild gum disease chlorhexidine mouthwash, in addition to tooth brushing, reduces plaque build-up in the first weeks or months of use (...) . However, when used for longer than four weeks chlorhexidine mouthwash can lead to tooth staining and a build-up of chalky deposits on the teeth, called tartar. There is insufficient evidence to assess its effectiveness in people with moderate to severe gum disease. Plaque is a sticky bacteria-filled substance that forms on teeth and can cause gum disease, resulting in sore, bleeding gums, infections and even tooth loss. Chlorhexidine is an antiseptic which kills most bacteria. In the UK chlorhexidine

NIHR Dissemination Centre2018

4. Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis

Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis HAYES, Inc Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made (...) for the HTA database. Citation HAYES, Inc. Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc. Directory Publication. 2017 Authors' conclusions Rationale: Skin preparation products are used prior to surgery to quickly eliminate a wide range of microbes and provide a continuously high level of antimicrobial action for an extended duration of time. Technology Description: Skin preparation products are used prior to surgery to quickly

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2018

7. [ANZEN]Revisions of PRECAUTIONS: Medical Devices Containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate or Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride posted

[ANZEN]Revisions of PRECAUTIONS: Medical Devices Containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate or Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride posted Revisions of PRECAUTIONS | Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency Please make JavaScript on and see this site. Navigation of each product type Our recommended contents Navigation of each product type Our recommended contents Revisions of PRECAUTIONS Here begins the text. Revisions of PRECAUTIONS PRECAUTIONS in package inserts include information such as Warning (...) holders consequently revise PRECAUTIONS according to the notice. Posted date Device name Detailed information on revisions of PRECAUTIONS (from MHLW) Summary of investigation results (from PMDA) November 30, 2017 November 2, 2017 (Originally Posted in Japanese) Medical Devices Containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate or Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride - July 26, 2016 July 25, 2016 (Originally Posted in Japanese) Power Morcellators - April 11, 2016 March 31, 2016 (Originally Posted in Japanese) Metal-on-Metal

Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency, Japan2017

8. 2% chlorhexidine-70% isopropyl alcohol versus 10% povidone-iodine for insertion site cleaning before central line insertion in preterm infants: a randomised trial

2% chlorhexidine-70% isopropyl alcohol versus 10% povidone-iodine for insertion site cleaning before central line insertion in preterm infants: a randomised trial 29074717 2017 10 27 1468-2052 2017 Oct 26 Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition Arch. Dis. Child. Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2% chlorhexidine-70% isopropyl alcohol versus 10% povidone-iodine for insertion site cleaning before central line insertion in preterm infants: a randomised trial. fetalneonatal-2016-312193 (...) 10.1136/archdischild-2016-312193 To determine whether 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-70% isopropyl alcohol (CHX-IA) is superior to 10% aqueous povidone-iodine (PI) in preventing catheter-related blood stream infection (CR-BSI) when used to clean insertion sites before placing central venous catheters (CVCs) in preterm infants. Randomised controlled trial. Two neonatal intensive care units (NICUs). Infants <31 weeks' gestation who had a CVC inserted. Insertion site was cleaned with CHX-IA or PI. Caregivers

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9. A randomized open-label controlled trial of chlorhexidine-alcohol vs povidone-iodine for cesarean antisepsis: the CAPICA trial

A randomized open-label controlled trial of chlorhexidine-alcohol vs povidone-iodine for cesarean antisepsis: the CAPICA trial 28599898 2017 10 02 2017 11 16 1097-6868 217 4 2017 Oct American journal of obstetrics and gynecology Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol. A randomized open-label controlled trial of chlorhexidine-alcohol vs povidone-iodine for cesarean antisepsis: the CAPICA trial. 463.e1-463.e8 S0002-9378(17)30723-8 10.1016/j.ajog.2017.05.060 Identification of optimal surgical site antisepsis (...) preparations may reduce cesarean-related surgical site infections. Two recently published investigations examined efficacy of chlorhexidine-alcohol and iodine-alcohol preparations. No previous randomized controlled trial has compared chlorhexidine-alcohol to povidone-iodine aqueous scrub and paint in reduction of cesarean-related surgical site infection. The purpose of the study was to determine if chlorhexidine-alcohol would result in fewer surgical site infections than povidone-iodine when used as skin

EvidenceUpdates2017

10. The clinical evaluation of Vi-one chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque-induced gingivitis: A double-blind randomized clinical trial

The clinical evaluation of Vi-one chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque-induced gingivitis: A double-blind randomized clinical trial 29038700 2018 11 13 2008-5842 9 9 2017 Sep Electronic physician Electron Physician The clinical evaluation of Vi-one chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque-induced gingivitis: A double-blind randomized clinical trial. 5223-5228 10.19082/5223 Chlorhexidine (CHX) is the most effective antiseptic mouthwash to date. Essential oil such as thymol, have inhibitory and biocidal (...) (5):515-21 21085810 J Periodontol. 2006 Jun;77(6):1074-9 16734584 Int J Dent Hyg. 2016 Nov;14 (4):272-277 26449740 J Periodontol. 2002 Mar;73(3):317-21 11924590 J Clin Periodontol. 2001 Dec;28(12):1127-36 11737510 J Indian Soc Periodontol. 2014 Jan;18(1):48-52 24744544 Food Chem. 2016 Nov 1;210:402-14 27211664 J Clin Periodontol. 2004 Oct;31(10):878-84 15367192 Chlorhexidine Gingivitis Mouthwashes Periodontal index Thymol Conflict of Interest: There is no conflict of interest to be declared. 2016

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11. Alcoholic versus aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis: the AVALANCHE trial

Alcoholic versus aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis: the AVALANCHE trial 28790056 2017 08 09 2017 08 14 2017 08 22 1488-2329 189 31 2017 Aug 08 CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne CMAJ Alcoholic versus aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis: the AVALANCHE trial. E1008-E1016 10.1503/cmaj.161460 Preoperative skin antisepsis is routine practice. We compared alcoholic chlorhexidine with aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis (...) to prevent surgical site infection after minor skin excisions in general practice. We conducted this prospective, multicentre, randomized controlled trial in 4 private general practices in North Queensland, Australia, from October 2015 to August 2016. Consecutive adult patients presenting for minor skin excisions were randomly assigned to undergo preoperative skin antisepsis with 0.5% chlorhexidine in 70% ethanol (intervention) or 0.5% chlorhexidine aqueous solution (control). Our primary outcome

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12. Chlorhexidine Treatment After Etching Leads to Decreased Microleakage of Final Restorations in Class V Lesions

Chlorhexidine Treatment After Etching Leads to Decreased Microleakage of Final Restorations in Class V Lesions UTCAT3229, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine Treatment After Etching Leads to Decreased Microleakage of Final Restorations in Class V Lesions Clinical Question In patients with Class V lesions, does application of chlorhexidine after etching of the preparation, compared (...) to application of chlorhexidine prior to etching, result in less microleakage of the final restoration? Clinical Bottom Line In a patient presenting with a Class V lesion, it has been observed that application of chlorhexidine after etching leads to a decreased amount of microleakage of the final restoration compared to lesions that were pretreated with chlorhexidine prior to the restoration procedure. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

13. Turmeric in a Mouth Rinse or in Gel Form Can Be Used to Reduce Plaque Accumulation and to Prevent and Treat Gingivitis as Effectively as a Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse

Turmeric in a Mouth Rinse or in Gel Form Can Be Used to Reduce Plaque Accumulation and to Prevent and Treat Gingivitis as Effectively as a Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse UTCAT3155, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Turmeric in a Mouth Rinse or in Gel Form Can Be Used to Reduce Plaque Accumulation and to Prevent and Treat Gingivitis as Effectively as a Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Clinical Question Compared (...) to mouth rinses or gels containing chlorhexidine, what is the impact of turmeric mouth rinses or gels on plaque level and gingival inflammation? Clinical Bottom Line A mouth rinse or gel containing turmeric can be used to reduce plaque accumulation and to prevent and treat gingivitis. Turmeric mouth rinse and gels may be just as effective as chlorhexidine without the side effects of chlorhexidine. Four out of the five studies in a systematic review show that turmeric had plaque- and gingivitis-reducing

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

14. Application of Chlorhexidine Varnish Decreases Incidence of Caries During Orthodontic Treatment

Application of Chlorhexidine Varnish Decreases Incidence of Caries During Orthodontic Treatment UTCAT3172, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Application of Chlorhexidine Varnish Decreases Incidence of Caries During Orthodontic Treatment Clinical Question In patients with fixed orthodontic appliances, does the professional application of chlorhexidine varnish decrease the incidence of caries during (...) orthodontic treatment? Clinical Bottom Line In patients with fixed orthodontic appliances, the professional application of chlorhexidine (CHX) varnish decreases the incidence of caries during orthodontic treatment. This is supported by a systematic review and meta-analysis of six studies, three split-mouth studies and three case control studies, which determined that caries was significantly lower with chlorhexidine application every 6-13 weeks during orthodontic treatment. Application of chlorhexidine

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

15. Strategies Utilizing Oil Pulling Are as Effective as Chlorhexidine Therapies for Maintaining Oral Hygiene

Strategies Utilizing Oil Pulling Are as Effective as Chlorhexidine Therapies for Maintaining Oral Hygiene UTCAT3226, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Strategies Utilizing Oil Pulling Are as Effective as Chlorhexidine Therapies for Maintaining Oral Hygiene Clinical Question For maintaining oral hygiene, are strategies utilizing oil pulling more effective than therapies utilizing chlorhexidine mouthrinse (...) ? Clinical Bottom Line Oil pulling and chlorhexidine (mouthwash or gel) therapies are equally effective in maintaining oral hygiene as demonstrated by their equal efficacy in reducing the bacteria counts, plaque and gingival indices scores. Thus oil pulling has the potential as a reliable method for routine oral hygiene measures. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Asokan/2009 20 age-matched

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

16. Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Twice a Day Is at Least as Effective as Dental Floss in Reducing Plaque Buildup

Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Twice a Day Is at Least as Effective as Dental Floss in Reducing Plaque Buildup UTCAT3138, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Twice a Day Is at Least as Effective as Dental Floss in Reducing Plaque Buildup Clinical Question In adult patients, does regular tooth brushing with adjunctive dental floss more effectively reduce plaque index as compared (...) to regular tooth brushing with adjunctive chlorhexidine mouth rinse? Clinical Bottom Line In adult patients, chlorhexidine mouth rinse is at least as effective as dental floss as an adjunct to regular tooth brushing in reducing plaque index. This is supported by two randomized control trials conducted in India, which showed that use of chlorhexidine mouth rinse resulted in clinically significant reductions in plaque indices as compared to dental floss. Prescription of chlorhexidine mouth rinse is within

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

17. Hydrogen Peroxide or Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse After Scaling and Root Planing Are Equally Effective in Improving Clinical Attachment and Gingival Inflammation Levels in Adult Patients with Chronic Periodontitis

Hydrogen Peroxide or Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse After Scaling and Root Planing Are Equally Effective in Improving Clinical Attachment and Gingival Inflammation Levels in Adult Patients with Chronic Periodontitis UTCAT3147, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Hydrogen Peroxide or Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse After Scaling and Root Planing Are Equally Effective in Improving Clinical Attachment and Gingival (...) Inflammation Levels in Adult Patients with Chronic Periodontitis Clinical Question In an adult patient with chronic periodontitis, is home use of hydrogen peroxide rinse as an adjunct to scaling and root planing more effective in improving clinical attachment level than chlorhexidine home rinse after scaling and root planing? Clinical Bottom Line Neither a 10-day course of hydrogen peroxide mouth rinse or chlorhexidine mouth rinse after scaling and root planing yielded significant improvements in clinical

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

18. Chlorhexidine (CHX) May Improve Bond Longevity and Reduce Failure of Resin Composites

Chlorhexidine (CHX) May Improve Bond Longevity and Reduce Failure of Resin Composites UTCAT3128, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine (CHX) May Improve Bond Longevity and Reduce Failure of Resin Composites Clinical Question Does pretreatment with chlorhexidine (CHX) improve bond longevity in patients with composite restorations? Clinical Bottom Line Pretreatment with chlorhexidine does improve (...) the microtensile strength of the bond in resin composites, but more studies are needed to determine if the results are clinically significant and if CHX extends the life of the restoration. Pretreatment with chlorhexidine has been found to be potentially deleterious only in self-etching adhesive systems. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Dionysopoulos/2016 14 studies that used CHX as pre-treatment

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2017

19. Effect of Chlorhexidine Bathing Every Other Day on Prevention of Hospital-Acquired Infections in the Surgical ICU: A Single-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of Chlorhexidine Bathing Every Other Day on Prevention of Hospital-Acquired Infections in the Surgical ICU: A Single-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial 27428384 2016 09 17 2017 05 15 2017 05 15 1530-0293 44 10 2016 Oct Critical care medicine Crit. Care Med. Effect of Chlorhexidine Bathing Every Other Day on Prevention of Hospital-Acquired Infections in the Surgical ICU: A Single-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial. 1822-32 10.1097/CCM.0000000000001820 To test the hypothesis (...) that compared with daily soap and water bathing, 2% chlorhexidine gluconate bathing every other day for up to 28 days decreases the risk of hospital-acquired catheter-associated urinary tract infection, ventilator-associated pneumonia, incisional surgical site infection, and primary bloodstream infection in surgical ICU patients. This was a single-center, pragmatic, randomized trial. Patients and clinicians were aware of treatment-group assignment; investigators who determined outcomes were blinded. Twenty

EvidenceUpdates2016

20. A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation Following Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty

A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation Following Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty 27365294 2016 07 12 2016 11 15 1532-8406 31 12 2016 Dec The Journal of arthroplasty J Arthroplasty A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation for Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty. 2856-2861 S0883-5403(16)30222-4 10.1016/j.arth.2016.05.043 Periprosthetic infections are devastating postoperative complications of total joint (...) arthroplasty (TJA), with native skin flora commonly identified as causative organisms. We compared 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated cloths to standard-of-care antiseptic bathing in patients before TJA, to evaluate periprosthetic infection risk at 1-year follow-up. This was a prospective, randomized, controlled trial at a single institution of patients undergoing hip or knee arthroplasty. Chlorhexidine-treated patients (275 arthroplasties) applied 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated cloths

EvidenceUpdates2016