Spectrum of antimicrobial activity and user acceptability of the hand disinfectant agent Sterillium Gel.

@article{Kampf2002SpectrumOA,
  title={Spectrum of antimicrobial activity and user acceptability of the hand disinfectant agent Sterillium Gel.},
  author={Günter Kampf and Marco Rudolf and J. C. Labadie and Stephen P. Barrett},
  journal={The Journal of hospital infection},
  year={2002},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={
          141-7
        }
}
The antimicrobial efficacy of alcohol-based hand gels has been shown to be significantly less than liquid hand rubs probably because of a lower concentration of alcohol. Sterillium Gel is the first hand gel with 85% ethanol. Its antimicrobial efficacy and user acceptability was studied. Bactericidal activity was tested according to prEN 12054 against Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus hirae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Escherichia coli (suspension test) and EN 1500 (15 volunteers; four… Expand
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