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61. Randomised controlled trial: Application of 4% chlorhexidine solution for cord cleansing after birth reduces neonatal mortality and omphalitis

Randomised controlled trial: Application of 4% chlorhexidine solution for cord cleansing after birth reduces neonatal mortality and omphalitis Application of 4% chlorhexidine solution for cord cleansing after birth reduces neonatal mortality and omphalitis | Evidence-Based Medicine 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 Application of 4% chlorhexidine solution for cord cleansing after birth reduces neonatal mortality and omphalitis Article Text Online articles Randomised controlled trial Application of 4% chlorhexidine solution for cord cleansing after birth reduces

Evidence-Based Medicine (Requires free registration)2013

63. 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. 23363666 2013 04 01 2013 04 08 2016 12 15 1474-547X 381 9872 2013 Mar 30 Lancet (London, England) Lancet Daily chlorhexidine bathing to reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, crossover trial. 1099-106 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61687-0 S0140-6736(12)61687-0 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. In an unmasked, cluster-randomised, two-period crossover trial, ten paediatric intensive-care units at five hospitals in the USA were randomly assigned a daily bathing routine for admitted patients older than 2 months, either standard bathing practices or using a cloth impregnated with 2% CHG, for a 6

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64. Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection.

Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection. 23388005 2013 02 07 2013 02 14 2014 06 16 1533-4406 368 6 2013 Feb 07 The New England journal of medicine N. Engl. J. Med. Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection. 533-42 10.1056/NEJMoa1113849 Results of previous single-center, observational studies suggest that daily bathing of patients with chlorhexidine may prevent hospital-acquired bloodstream infections and the acquisition of multidrug (...) -resistant organisms (MDROs). We conducted a multicenter, cluster-randomized, nonblinded crossover trial to evaluate the effect of daily bathing with chlorhexidine-impregnated washcloths on the acquisition of MDROs and the incidence of hospital-acquired bloodstream infections. Nine intensive care and bone marrow transplantation units in six hospitals were randomly assigned to bathe patients either with no-rinse 2% chlorhexidine-impregnated washcloths or with nonantimicrobial washcloths for a 6-month

NEJM2013

66. Use of a chlorhexidine-impregnated patch does not decrease the incidence of bacterial colonization of femoral nerve catheters: a randomized trial

Use of a chlorhexidine-impregnated patch does not decrease the incidence of bacterial colonization of femoral nerve catheters: a randomized trial 22855310 2012 09 11 2013 02 13 2017 02 20 1496-8975 59 10 2012 Oct Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie Can J Anaesth Use of a chlorhexidine-impregnated patch does not decrease the incidence of bacterial colonization of femoral nerve catheters: a randomized trial. 950-7 Femoral nerve catheter (FNC) insertion is commonly (...) performed for postoperative analgesia following total knee arthroplasty (TKA). A wide range of rates has been reported relating to the bacterial colonization of catheters complicating FNC insertion. The BIOPATCH® is a chlorhexidine (CHG) impregnated patch designed to inhibit bacterial growth for days. The BIOPATCH has proven to be effective at decreasing bacterial colonization in epidural and vascular catheters. We hypothesized that the BIOPATCH would be effective at decreasing the rates of FNC

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67. Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection.

Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection. Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection. 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 (...) Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection. Stacy Geisler DDS, PhD; Alexandra Jones BA, BCMB . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Preoperative skin cleansing with chlorhexdine reduces surgical site infection by 32 percent as compared to povidone-iodine solution in clean-contaminated surgery. Critical Summary Assessment

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2012

68. Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection.

Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection. Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection. 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 (...) the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Preoperative antisepsis with topical chlorhexidine in clean-contaminated surgery may reduce postoperative wound infection. Stacy Geisler DDS, PhD; Alexandra Jones BA, BCMB . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Preoperative skin cleansing with chlorhexdine reduces surgical site infection by 32 percent as compared to povidone-iodine solution in clean-contaminated surgery. Critical Summary Assessment Strong

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2012

69. The efficacy of daily bathing with chlorhexidine for reducing healthcare-associated bloodstream infections: a meta-analysis

The efficacy of daily bathing with chlorhexidine for reducing healthcare-associated bloodstream infections: a meta-analysis The efficacy of daily bathing with chlorhexidine for reducing healthcare-associated bloodstream infections: a meta-analysis The efficacy of daily bathing with chlorhexidine for reducing healthcare-associated bloodstream infections: a meta-analysis O'Horo JC, Silva GLM, Silvia Munoz-Price L, Safdar N CRD summary This review found that existing evidence from mostly non (...) -randomised studies supported daily bathing with chlorhexidine for decreasing healthcare-associated and central-line bloodstream infections in the medical intensive care unit. This was a well-conducted review but the authors' conclusions are limited by the poor quality of the available evidence. Authors' objectives To determine the effects of daily bathing with chlorhexidine on healthcare-associated and central line-associated bloodstream infections, mortality and costs. Searching Cochrane Central

DARE.2012

70. Chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) for suturing in the emergency room and perineal washing during vaginal deliveries: a review of safety, evidence-based guidelines and recommendations

Chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) for suturing in the emergency room and perineal washing during vaginal deliveries: a review of safety, evidence-based guidelines and recommendations Chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) for suturing in the emergency room and perineal washing during vaginal deliveries: a review of safety, evidence-based guidelines and recommendations Chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) for suturing in the emergency room and perineal washing during vaginal deliveries: a review of safety, evidence (...) -based guidelines and recommendations 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 gluconate (CHG) for suturing in the emergency room and perineal washing during vaginal deliveries: a review of safety, evidence-based guidelines and recommendations. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). 2012

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2012

71. Economic evaluation of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponges for preventing catheter-related infections in critically ill adults in the Dressing Study

Economic evaluation of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponges for preventing catheter-related infections in critically ill adults in the Dressing Study Economic evaluation of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponges for preventing catheter-related infections in critically ill adults in the Dressing Study Economic evaluation of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponges for preventing catheter-related infections in critically ill adults in the Dressing Study Schwebel C, Lucet JC, Vesin A, Arrault X, Calvino-Gunther (...) S, Bouadma L, Timsit JF Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary The study examined the cost-effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated sponges (CHIGIS) for arterial and central venous catheters for prevention

NHS Economic Evaluation Database.2012

72. Oral care with 0.12% chlorhexidine for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill children: Randomised, controlled and double blind trial

Oral care with 0.12% chlorhexidine for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill children: Randomised, controlled and double blind trial 22771160 2012 11 07 2013 04 18 2013 11 21 1873-491X 49 11 2012 Nov International journal of nursing studies Int J Nurs Stud Oral care with 0.12% chlorhexidine for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill children: randomised, controlled and double blind trial. 1354-63 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2012.06.005 S0020 (...) -7489(12)00188-5 To test the effectiveness of oral care with 0.12% chlorhexidine in decreasing ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill children. Prospective, randomised, controlled, double-blind clinical trial performed in a paediatric critical care unit at a university hospital. The sample was composed of 96 mechanically ventilated children randomly allocated to the chlorhexidine group (oral care with a toothbrush and an antiseptic gel twice a day) and the placebo group (oral

EvidenceUpdates2012

73. Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis.

Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis. Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis. 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 (...) Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis. Susan Parker RDH, B.S., MEd, MBA . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion For long-term use, essential oil mouthwash (EO-MW) appears to be a reliable alternative for chlorhexidine mouthwash (CHX-MW) with respect to parameters of gingival inflammation. Critical Summary Assessment

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2012

74. Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis.

Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis. Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis. 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 (...) Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Essential oil mouthwash, such as Listerine, may be reliable alternatives to chlorhexidine mouthwash in managing gingivitis. Susan Parker RDH, B.S., MEd, MBA . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion For long-term use, essential oil mouthwash (EO-MW) appears to be a reliable alternative for chlorhexidine mouthwash (CHX-MW) with respect to parameters of gingival inflammation. Critical Summary Assessment

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2012

75. Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) for Suturing in the Emergency Room and Perineal Washing During Vaginal Deliveries: A Review of Safety, Evidence-Based Guidelines and Recommendations

Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) for Suturing in the Emergency Room and Perineal Washing During Vaginal Deliveries: A Review of Safety, Evidence-Based Guidelines and Recommendations

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2012

76. Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation

Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation 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 (...) for children's oral health Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation Paul Hunter DMD, MLIS . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion A comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine indicates that there is a small difference on plaque accumulation, no effect on gingivitis, and a lack of research

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2012

77. Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation

Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation 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 (...) and resources for children's oral health Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine on periodontal health: limited clinical difference in effect on plaque accumulation Paul Hunter DMD, MLIS . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion A comparison of 0.12 percent to 0.2 percent chlorhexidine indicates that there is a small difference on plaque accumulation, no effect on gingivitis, and a lack

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2012

78. Chlorhexidine Gluconate versus Hydrogen Peroxide Oral Hygiene Rinse Preparations for the Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Comparative Clinical Effectiveness and Safety

Chlorhexidine Gluconate versus Hydrogen Peroxide Oral Hygiene Rinse Preparations for the Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Comparative Clinical Effectiveness and Safety

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review2012

79. Clinically Significant Data to Prove Chlorhexidine Ineffective in Caries Prevention

Clinically Significant Data to Prove Chlorhexidine Ineffective in Caries Prevention UTCAT2236, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Clinically Significant Data to Prove Chlorhexidine Ineffective in Caries Prevention Clinical Question In an adult patient presenting with high caries risk, does chlorhexidine varnish or chlorhexidine rinse prevent new caries development when compared to placebo? Clinical Bottom (...) Line Chlorhexidine varnish and chlorhexidine rinse do not prevent the development of coronal caries in adults compared to placebo. 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) Papas/2012 983 adults, 20 intact teeth, 2 or more lesions at screening, mean age: 42, age range: 18-80 Randomized Controlled Trial Key results This clinical trial found no significant difference in new caries development

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2012

80. Economic impact of use of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponge dressing for prevention of central line-associated infections in the United States

Economic impact of use of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponge dressing for prevention of central line-associated infections in the United States Economic impact of use of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponge dressing for prevention of central line-associated infections in the United States Economic impact of use of chlorhexidine-impregnated sponge dressing for prevention of central line-associated infections in the United States Ye X, Rupnow M, Bastide P, Lafuma A, Ovington L, Jarvis WR Record Status (...) This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. CRD summary The objective was to examine the clinical and economic impact, from a hospital perspective, of adding a chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated sponge dressing to the standard care for the prevention of central-line

NHS Economic Evaluation Database.2012