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41. 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

42. 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

43. Alcohol with chlorhexidine hand sanitizers: clinical effectiveness and guidelines

Alcohol with chlorhexidine hand sanitizers: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Alcohol with chlorhexidine hand sanitizers: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Alcohol with chlorhexidine hand sanitizers: clinical effectiveness and guidelines CADTH 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 CADTH. Alcohol with chlorhexidine hand (...) sanitizers: clinical effectiveness and guidelines. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response - Summary of Abstracts. 2014 Authors' conclusions Four non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of alcohol-only hand sanitizers and alcohol with chlorhexidine hand sanitizers, while three evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of alcohol with chlorhexidine hand sanitizers. Final publication URL Indexing Status

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

44. Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis

Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis Klompas M, Speck K, Howell MD, Greene LR, Berenholtz SM CRD (...) summary The review findings were not conclusive but indicated that routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate may prevent lower respiratory tract infections in cardiac surgery patients receiving mechanical ventilation. Benefit was limited for non-cardiac surgery patients. This was a generally well conducted review. The authors’ conclusions seem sufficiently cautious and likely to be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the effects of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate on patient

DARE.2014

45. The Supplemental Use of Chlorhexidine with Scaling and Root Planning Therapy, When Treating Diabetic Patients, does not Significantly Improve Periodontal Outcomes as Compared to Scaling and Root Planning Alone

The Supplemental Use of Chlorhexidine with Scaling and Root Planning Therapy, When Treating Diabetic Patients, does not Significantly Improve Periodontal Outcomes as Compared to Scaling and Root Planning Alone UTCAT2628, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title The Supplemental Use of Chlorhexidine with Scaling and Root Planning Therapy, When Treating Diabetic Patients, does not Significantly Improve Periodontal (...) Outcomes as Compared to Scaling and Root Planning Alone Clinical Question For diabetic patients undergoing scaling and root planning periodontal therapy, does a combination therapy that includes Chlorhexidine significantly improve periodontal outcomes over scaling and root planning without chlorhexidine? Clinical Bottom Line The use of Chlorhexidene in a combination therapy did not yield statistically significant results when compared to scaling and root planning therapy alone. Best Evidence (you may

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2014

46. Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines

Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines CADTH 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 CADTH. Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response - Summary of Abstracts. 2013 Authors' conclusions Seven systematic reviews, two randomized controlled trials, and six non-randomized studies were identified regarding the use of chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections. No relevant evidence-based guidelines were identified

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

47. Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants

Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants Drug Safety Update - GOV.UK GOV.UK uses cookies to make the site simpler. Search Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants From: Published: 17 November 2014 Therapeutic area: and A European review has considered MHRA evidence together with additional information from spontaneous (...) reporting and published literature. Article date: November 2014 In we informed you of the risk of severe chemical injuries associated with the use of both alcohol-based and water-based chlorhexidine solutions for skin disinfection in premature infants. This was based on Yellow Card reports and reports identified in the literature. A European review has since considered the MHRA evidence together with additional information from spontaneous reporting and published literature. This European review

MHRA Drug Safety Update2014

48. Randomised controlled trial: In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection

Randomised controlled trial: In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired 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 In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection Article Text Nursing issues

Evidence-Based Nursing (Requires free registration)2014

49. Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines

Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness (...) , and guidelines CADTH 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 CADTH. Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response. 2014 Authors

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2014

50. Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining

Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining 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, discounted business products Purchase ADA products (...) Access oral-health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists View the campaign and resources for children's oral health Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Chlorhexidine

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2013

51. Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining

Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining 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 premier charitable organization Purchase ADA products (...) Access oral-health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists View the campaign and resources for children's oral health Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Chlorhexidine

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2013

52. 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 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 In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Healthcare Technology Brief Publication. 2013 Authors' conclusions Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs), also known as healthcare-associated infections, are infections that occur in patients who are hospitalized in a healthcare setting and who are receiving

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2013

53. Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients

Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients 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, discounted business products (...) Topics Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients David Leader DMD, MPH Associate Clinical Professor, Tufts University . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Chlorhexidine varnish (CHX-V) may be effective in preventing root caries in the absence of regular professional tooth cleaning and oral hygiene instructions for patients who need special care. Critical Summary Assessment A review of six randomized controlled trials demonstrates that CHX-V may benefit patients

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2013

54. Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients

Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients 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 premier charitable organization (...) Topics Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients David Leader DMD, MPH Associate Clinical Professor, Tufts University . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Chlorhexidine varnish (CHX-V) may be effective in preventing root caries in the absence of regular professional tooth cleaning and oral hygiene instructions for patients who need special care. Critical Summary Assessment A review of six randomized controlled trials demonstrates that CHX-V may benefit patients

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2013

55. Low level evidence suggests chlorhexidine gel (0.2%) is a better alternative to chlorhexidine rinse (0.12%) in preventing dry socket in third molar extractions when both are applied post-operatively.

Low level evidence suggests chlorhexidine gel (0.2%) is a better alternative to chlorhexidine rinse (0.12%) in preventing dry socket in third molar extractions when both are applied post-operatively. UTCAT2587, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Low Level Evidence Suggests Chlorhexidine Gel (0.2%) is a Better Alternative to Chlorhexidine Rinse (0.12%) in Preventing Dry Socket in Third Molar Extractions (...) When Both are Applied Post-Operatively Clinical Question Is chlorhexidine gel (0.2%) more effective than chlorhexidine rinse (0.12%) in preventing dry socket in third molar extractions? Clinical Bottom Line In the prevention of dry socket, treatment with chlorhexidine (gel and rinse) is better than placebo. There is minimal evidence to support that the gel has better effectiveness than the rinse. Both gel and rinse were post-operative applications. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2013

56. Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection

Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection 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 Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Health Technology Brief Publication. 2013 Authors' conclusions Surgical site infections (SSIs) occur in approximately 2.0% to 3.5% of surgeries and have potentially serious consequences including death. These infections prolong hospitalization and increase costs. Whole-body

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2013

57. Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection

Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection 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 Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Healthcare Technology Brief Publication. 2013 Authors' conclusions Surgical site infections (SSIs) occur in approximately 2.0% to 3.5% of surgeries and have potentially serious consequences including death. These infections prolong hospitalization and increase costs. Whole-body bathing with an antiseptic such as chlorhexidine gluconate is widely employed before

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2013

58. Daily chlorhexidine bathing to reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, crossover trial.

Daily chlorhexidine bathing to reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, crossover trial. BACKGROUND: Bacteraemia is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in critically ill children. Our objective was to assess whether daily bathing in chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) compared with standard bathing practices would reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children. METHODS: In an unmasked, cluster-randomised, two-period crossover trial, ten paediatric

Lancet2013

59. The forgotten role of alcohol: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical efficacy and perceived role of chlorhexidine in skin antisepsis

The forgotten role of alcohol: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical efficacy and perceived role of chlorhexidine in skin antisepsis The forgotten role of alcohol: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical efficacy and perceived role of chlorhexidine in skin antisepsis The forgotten role of alcohol: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical efficacy and perceived role of chlorhexidine in skin antisepsis Maiwald M, Chan ES CRD summary The authors concluded (...) that chlorhexidine combined with alcohol was superior to aqueous povidone iodine in skin antisepsis for blood culture collection, vascular catheter insertion or surgical skin preparation. To guarantee patient safety, caregivers should be aware of this effect which was often wrongly attributed to chlorhexidine alone. Review methodology was sound and the authors' conclusions reflect the presented evidence. Authors' objectives To assess the effectiveness of chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis during blood culture

DARE.2013

60. Efficacy of Chlorhexidine Varnish In Treating Root Caries Of Geriatric Patients

Efficacy of Chlorhexidine Varnish In Treating Root Caries Of Geriatric Patients UTCAT2411, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Efficacy of Chlorhexidine Varnish In Treating Root Caries of Geriatric Patients Clinical Question Will the application of a chlorhexidine varnish prevent or reduce the progression of root caries in a geriatric population versus a placebo group? Clinical Bottom Line Chlorhexidine (...) varnish can aid in the reduction of the occurrence and progression of root caries in geriatric patients. 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) Banting/2000 236 Subjects Randomized control Trial Key results Treatment with 10% chlohexidine varnish demonstrated a significant reduction in root caries (p=0.02) and total caries (p=0.03) versus the placebo groups. The chlorhexidine varnish treatment

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2013