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1. 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

2015 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

2. Is the use of chlorhexidine contributing to increased resistance to chlorhexidine and/or antibiotics?

Is the use of chlorhexidine contributing to increased resistance to chlorhexidine and/or antibiotics? 1 Is the use of chlorhexidine contributing to increased resistance to chlorhexidine and/or antibiotics? Technical Report Prepared for National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Submitted by University of South Australia Division of Health Sciences Submission date 24th April 2017 2 Contents Page 1. Review Team and Background…………………………..…………………………….….3 2. Methods (...) The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) commissioned this independent literature review to provide assurance that the revision of the Australian Guidelines for the Prevention and Control of Infection in Healthcare (2010 Guidelines) is grounded in the most up-to-date and relevant scientific evidence. 4 Methods Literature review The clinical questions were: 1. Does exposure (different dosages, duration of use, and stratification of exposure) to any form of chlorhexidine result

2018 National Health and Medical Research Council

3. 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 We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your (...) browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . 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

2015 Evidence-Based Nursing

4. 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

2016 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

5. Randomised controlled trial: Preoperative skin cleansing with chlorhexidine-alcohol reduces surgical site infection after clean-contaminated surgery compared with povidone-iodine

Randomised controlled trial: Preoperative skin cleansing with chlorhexidine-alcohol reduces surgical site infection after clean-contaminated surgery compared with povidone-iodine Preoperative skin cleansing with chlorhexidine-alcohol reduces surgical site infection after clean-contaminated surgery compared with povidone-iodine | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser (...) at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . 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 Preoperative skin cleansing with chlorhexidine-alcohol reduces

2010 Evidence-Based Nursing

6. Systematic review and cost analysis comparing use of chlorhexidine with use of iodine for preoperative skin antisepsis to prevent surgical site infection

Systematic review and cost analysis comparing use of chlorhexidine with use of iodine for preoperative skin antisepsis to prevent surgical site infection Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2010 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

7. Chlorhexidine Gluconate ? Daily Bathing in Critical Care Settings

Chlorhexidine Gluconate ? Daily Bathing in Critical Care Settings Copyright © 2015 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center; all rights reserved. Page 1 of 9 Patient Services/Bloodstream Infections/Bathing with Chlorhexidine Gluconate/BESt 174 Best Evidence Statement (BESt) Date: August 10, 2015 Title: Daily Bathing of Children in Critical Care Settings with Chlorhexidine Gluconate Clinical Question P (Population/Problem) Among children and adolescents I (Intervention) does daily bathing (...) with chlorhexidine gluconate C (Comparison) compared to daily bathing with soap and water O (Outcome) affect rates of bloodstream infections T (Time) during an impatient hospital admission? Definitions for terms marked with * may be found in the Supporting Information section. Target Population for the Recommendation Inclusions: ? Patients receiving inpatient hospital care ? Patients with intact skin Exclusions: ? Patients 2 months of age or younger ? Patients with an indwelling epidural or lumbar drain

2013 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

8. 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

2018 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

9. 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

2012 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

10. 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 Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2012 DARE.

11. Systematic review and meta-analysis of preoperative antisepsis with chlorhexidine versus povidone-iodine in clean-contaminated surgery

Systematic review and meta-analysis of preoperative antisepsis with chlorhexidine versus povidone-iodine in clean-contaminated surgery Systematic review and meta-analysis of preoperative antisepsis with chlorhexidine versus povidone-iodine in clean-contaminated surgery Systematic review and meta-analysis of preoperative antisepsis with chlorhexidine versus povidone-iodine in clean-contaminated surgery Noorani A, Rabey N, Walsh SR, Davies RJ CRD summary Preoperative cleansing of the skin (...) with chlorhexidine had significant benefits compared with povidone iodine in reducing postoperative surgical site infections after clean-contaminated surgery. The poor quality of the included studies and some methodological flaws mean that the results should be interpreted with caution and that the reliability of the authors' conclusions is not clear. Authors' objectives To determine whether povidone-iodine or chlorhexidine was the preferred agent for cleansing of skin prior to clean-contaminated surgery

2010 DARE.

12. 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 Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2013 DARE.

13. Effect of a chlorhexidine mouthrinse on plaque, gingival inflammation and staining in gingivitis patients: a systematic review

Effect of a chlorhexidine mouthrinse on plaque, gingival inflammation and staining in gingivitis patients: a systematic review Effect of a chlorhexidine mouthrinse on plaque, gingival inflammation and staining in gingivitis patients: a systematic review Effect of a chlorhexidine mouthrinse on plaque, gingival inflammation and staining in gingivitis patients: a systematic review Van Strydonck DA, Slot DE, Van der Velden U, Van der Weijden F CRD summary The authors concluded that, in patients (...) with gingivitis, chlorhexidine mouthwash, together with oral hygiene, versus placebo or control mouthwash, significantly reduced plaque and gingivitis, but significantly increased staining. The review combined very different trials, and had limitations in the search; some of the pooled results should be interpreted cautiously. Authors' objectives To evaluate the effects of chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque, gingival inflammation and staining in patients with gingivitis. Searching PubMed, EMBASE, and Cochrane

2012 DARE.

14. 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 We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . 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

2015 Evidence-Based Nursing

15. 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

2012 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

16. 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

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

17. Skin antisepsis with chlorhexidine-alcohol versus povidone iodine-alcohol, with and without skin scrubbing, for prevention of intravascular-catheter-related infection (CLEAN): an open-label, multicentre, randomised, controlled, two-by-two factorial trial. (PubMed)

Skin antisepsis with chlorhexidine-alcohol versus povidone iodine-alcohol, with and without skin scrubbing, for prevention of intravascular-catheter-related infection (CLEAN): an open-label, multicentre, randomised, controlled, two-by-two factorial trial. Intravascular-catheter-related infections are frequent life-threatening events in health care, but incidence can be decreased by improvements in the quality of care. Optimisation of skin antisepsis is essential to prevent short-term catheter (...) -related infections. We hypothesised that chlorhexidine-alcohol would be more effective than povidone iodine-alcohol as a skin antiseptic to prevent intravascular-catheter-related infections.In this open-label, randomised controlled trial with a two-by-two factorial design, we enrolled consecutive adults (age ≥18 years) admitted to one of 11 French intensive-care units and requiring at least one of central-venous, haemodialysis, or arterial catheters. Before catheter insertion, we randomly assigned (1

2015 Lancet (London, England)

18. 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

2013 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

19. 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

2016 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

20. Comparative effectiveness of Chlorhexidine Gluconate as an antiseptic skin solution for reducing central venous or arterial catheter-related infections: a systematic review and network meta-analysis

Comparative effectiveness of Chlorhexidine Gluconate as an antiseptic skin solution for reducing central venous or arterial catheter-related infections: a systematic review and network meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2017 PROSPERO