Comparison of alcoholic chlorhexidine and povidone–iodine cutaneous antiseptics for the prevention of central venous catheter-related infection: a cohort and quasi-experimental multicenter study

@article{Pages2016ComparisonOA,
  title={Comparison of alcoholic chlorhexidine and povidone–iodine cutaneous antiseptics for the prevention of central venous catheter-related infection: a cohort and quasi-experimental multicenter study},
  author={Justine Pages and Pascal Hazera and Bruno M{\'e}garbane and Damien du Cheyron and Marie Thuong and Jean-Jacques Dutheil and Xavier Valette and François Fournel and Leonard A Mermel and J -C Mira and C{\'e}dric Daubin and J-J Parienti},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={42},
  pages={1418-1426}
}
Compare the effectiveness of different cutaneous antiseptics in reducing risk of catheter-related infection in intensive care unit (ICU) patients. We compared the risk of central venous catheter-related infection according to four-step (scrub, rinse, dry, and disinfect) alcoholic 5 % povidone–iodine (PVI-a, n = 1521), one-step (disinfect) alcoholic 2 % chlorhexidine (2 % CHX-a, n = 1116), four-step alcoholic <1 % chlorhexidine (<1 % CHX-a, n = 357), and four-step aqueous 10 % povidone–iodine… CONTINUE READING

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