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21. In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections

In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections HAYES, Inc. Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology (...) assessment. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation HAYES, Inc.. In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Directory Publication. 2016 Authors' conclusions Purpose of Technology: The purpose of bathing hospitalized patients with cloths impregnated with the antiseptic 2% chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) is, as part of a comprehensive

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2016

22. Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness

Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes (...) for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Published on: April 13, 2016 Project Number: RC0769-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary with Critical Appraisal Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate wipes for infection prevention in adults patients in acute care? What is the clinical effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate wipes for infection prevention

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2016

23. A Regimen of Postoperative Antibiotics and Chlorhexidine Rinses Can Increase The Success Rate of Implant Osseointegration Following Ridge Preservation

A Regimen of Postoperative Antibiotics and Chlorhexidine Rinses Can Increase The Success Rate of Implant Osseointegration Following Ridge Preservation UTCAT3080, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title A Regimen of Postoperative Antibiotics and Chlorhexidine Rinses Can Increase The Success Rate of Implant Osseointegration Following Ridge Preservation Clinical Question In patients undergoing implant placement (...) following ridge preservation, does the use of post operative antibiotics and chlorhexidine rinse increase the success rate of implant osseointegration compared to no antibiotic/chlorhexidine use? Clinical Bottom Line Both pre- and postoperative antibiotics and chlorhexidine use increase the success rate of implant osseointegration following bone graft placement. 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

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2016

24. Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%)

Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Search Search Toggle navigation Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Back to guidelines homepage Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Published: 13/05/2016 Off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) has led to chemical burns when gauze swabs (...) soaked in the cream have been left in situ. The NHS England/ has been made aware of three separate incidents involving Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) cream which we are hereby drawing to your attention for local action. A few cases of chemical site burns with Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) occurring when Hibitane-soaked packs have been left in situ for several hours for gynaecological procedures have been reported to the MHRA and through the National Reporting and Learning System. Hibitane is licensed

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists2016

27. Chlorhexidine Bathing and Health Care-Associated Infections: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Chlorhexidine Bathing and Health Care-Associated Infections: A Randomized Clinical Trial PEDSCCM.org Criteria abstracted from series in Review Posted: founded 1995 Questions or comments?

PedsCCM Evidence-Based Journal Club2016

28. Use of Chlorhexidine Prophylaxis in Preventing Oral Mucositis for Pediatric Cancer Patients

Use of Chlorhexidine Prophylaxis in Preventing Oral Mucositis for Pediatric Cancer Patients UTCAT2960, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Use of Chlorhexidine Prophylaxis in Preventing Oral Mucositis for Pediatric Cancer Patients Clinical Question Are pediatric cancer patients who received 0.12% chlorhexidine prophylaxis less likely to have oral mucositis? Clinical Bottom Line The effectiveness (...) of chlorhexidine prophylaxis in preventing oral mucositis for pediatric cancer patients has not been clearly supported by the literature. 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) Qutob/213 27 articles Systematic review of non-randomized studies Key results This paper systematically reviewed evidence on different agents used to prevent oral mucositis in children. Out of the 27 articles only seven reported

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2015

29. The Interaction of Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorhexidine Gluconate, Two Commonly Used Endodontic Irrigants, Forms a Potentially Harmful Precipitate That Causes Obliteration of the Dentinal Tubules and Discoloration of the Root Canal System

The Interaction of Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorhexidine Gluconate, Two Commonly Used Endodontic Irrigants, Forms a Potentially Harmful Precipitate That Causes Obliteration of the Dentinal Tubules and Discoloration of the Root Canal System UTCAT2907, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title The Interaction of Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorhexidine Gluconate, Two Commonly Used Endodontic Irrigants, Forms (...) a Potentially Harmful Precipitate That Causes Obliteration of the Dentinal Tubules and Discoloration of the Root Canal System Clinical Question Does the interaction of sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) and chlorhexidine gluconate (CHX) form a harmful precipitate in large enough amounts to cause patient concern? Clinical Bottom Line Sodium hypochlorite and chlorhexidine gluconate combine to form a dark brown precipitate containing small amounts of para-chloroanaline (PCA). PCA has been shown to be carcinogenic

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2015

30. Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish May Provide a Benefit in the Prevention of Root Caries in High Caries Risk Individuals with Poor Oral Hygiene

Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish May Provide a Benefit in the Prevention of Root Caries in High Caries Risk Individuals with Poor Oral Hygiene UTCAT2890, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish May Provide a Benefit in the Prevention of Root Caries in High Caries Risk Individuals with Poor Oral Hygiene Clinical Question In adults at high caries risk, is application of Chlorhexidine (...) varnish better than Fluoride varnish in reducing root caries incidence? Clinical Bottom Line Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish (CHX-V), when applied to high risk patients with poor oral hygiene, limits the incidence of root carries as well as reduces the rate of growth of existing lesions. 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) Slot/2011 574 adult patients in 6 included studies Meta-Analysis Key

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2015

31. No Strong Evidence in Support of Either Chlorhexidine Mouthwash or Varnish in Preventing Dental Caries

No Strong Evidence in Support of Either Chlorhexidine Mouthwash or Varnish in Preventing Dental Caries UTCAT2885, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title No Strong Evidence in Support of Either Chlorhexidine Mouthwash or Varnish in Preventing Dental Caries Clinical Question Is chlorhexidine mouthwash more effective in preventing caries development than chlorhexidine varnish? Clinical Bottom Line The available (...) clinical evidence supporting the efficacy of chlorhexidine varnish on preventing dental caries is weak. There is also no evidence to support the efficacy of chlorhexidine mouthwash in preventing dental caries. 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) Autio-Gold/2008 All age groups Literature review Key results A review of the current literature on chlorhexidine mouthwashes did not reveal

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2015

32. Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial.

Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial. 25602496 2015 01 28 2015 02 11 2016 12 15 1538-3598 313 4 2015 Jan 27 JAMA JAMA Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial. 369-78 10.1001/jama.2014.18400 Daily bathing of critically ill patients with the broad-spectrum, topical antimicrobial agent chlorhexidine is widely performed and may reduce health care-associated infections. To determine if daily bathing (...) of critically ill patients with chlorhexidine decreases the incidence of health care-associated infections. A pragmatic cluster randomized, crossover study of 9340 patients admitted to 5 adult intensive care units of a tertiary medical center in Nashville, Tennessee, from July 2012 through July 2013. Units performed once-daily bathing of all patients with disposable cloths impregnated with 2% chlorhexidine or nonantimicrobial cloths as a control. Bathing treatments were performed for a 10-week period

JAMA2015

33. Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial.

Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial. IMPORTANCE: Daily bathing of critically ill patients with the broad-spectrum, topical antimicrobial agent chlorhexidine is widely performed and may reduce health care-associated infections. OBJECTIVE: To determine if daily bathing of critically ill patients with chlorhexidine decreases the incidence of health care-associated infections. DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: A pragmatic cluster randomized (...) , crossover study of 9340 patients admitted to 5 adult intensive care units of a tertiary medical center in Nashville, Tennessee, from July 2012 through July 2013. INTERVENTIONS: Units performed once-daily bathing of all patients with disposable cloths impregnated with 2% chlorhexidine or nonantimicrobial cloths as a control. Bathing treatments were performed for a 10-week period followed by a 2-week washout period during which patients were bathed with nonantimicrobial disposable cloths, before crossover

JAMA2015

34. Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures

Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures Rahm C, Adlerberth I, Erichsen Andersson A, Freadrich K, Jivegård L, Kullgren A, Svanberg T, Wold A, Sjögren P Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Rahm C, Adlerberth I, Erichsen Andersson (...) A, Freadrich K, Jivegård L, Kullgren A, Svanberg T, Wold A, Sjögren P. Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures. Gothenburg: The Regional Health Technology Assessment Centre (HTA-centrum). HTA-rapport 2015:83. 2015 Authors' conclusions The question at issue was studied in seven RCTs and three cohort studies. Drawbacks of the included studies were that the time of follow-up was often short and only two cohort studies investigated implant infections, a more critical outcome than SSI in general

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2015

35. Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection

Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection | Evidence-Based Nursing This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection Article Text

Evidence-Based Nursing (Requires free registration)2015

36. Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia?

Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? | Evidence-Based Nursing This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main (...) menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? Article Text Nursing issues Systematic review with meta-analysis Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? Michael Klompas Statistics from Altmetric.com No Altmetric data available for this article. Commentary on : Zhang TT , Tang SS , Fu LJ

Evidence-Based Nursing (Requires free registration)2015

38. Chlorhexidine-impregnated dressing for prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infection: a meta-analysis

Chlorhexidine-impregnated dressing for prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infection: a meta-analysis PEDSCCM.org Criteria abstracted from series in Review Posted: founded 1995 Questions or comments?

PedsCCM Evidence-Based Journal Club2014

39. Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents

Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Make a difference with dentistry's (...) Education About * Associated Topics Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents Priyanshi Ritwik BDS, MS . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion The investigators who conducted a systematic review of 12 randomized clinical trials found inconclusive evidence for caries prevention after application of Chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents. Critical Summary Assessment Differences in varnish concentration, study designs and results limited any

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2014

40. Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents

Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Make a difference with dentistry's premier charitable organization Take advantage of endorsed (...) Education About * Associated Topics Inconclusive caries-preventive results with chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents Priyanshi Ritwik BDS, MS . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion The investigators who conducted a systematic review of 12 randomized clinical trials found inconclusive evidence for caries prevention after application of Chlorhexidine varnish in children and adolescents. Critical Summary Assessment Differences in varnish concentration, study designs and results limited any

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2014