[Principles of antisepsis, disinfection and sterilization].

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This article aims to provide a brief review of the main concepts on which the prevention and control of infection are based. Antisepsis comprises a set of techniques aimed at the total sterilization, or at most, disinfection, removing germs that contaminate an environment. Both procedures must be preceded by an environmental cleanup in the location in which… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.eimc.2014.04.003

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@article{HernndezNavarrete2014PrinciplesOA, title={[Principles of antisepsis, disinfection and sterilization].}, author={Mar{\'i}a-Jes{\'u}s Hern{\'a}ndez-Navarrete and Jos{\'e}-Miguel Celorrio-Pascual and Carlos Lapresta Moros and Victor-Manuel Solano Bernad}, journal={Enfermedades infecciosas y microbiologia clinica}, year={2014}, volume={32 10}, pages={681-8} }