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Anti-Infective Agents, Local

Known as: Agents, Topical Anti-Infective, Local Anti-Infective Agents, Antiseptics 
Substances used on humans and other animals that destroy harmful microorganisms or inhibit their activity. They are distinguished from DISINFECTANTS… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance The human and financial costs of treating surgical site infections (SSIs) are increasing. The number of surgical… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
SUMMARY Complementary and alternative medicines such as tea tree (melaleuca) oil have become increasingly popular in recent… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Physical cleansing has been a focal element in religious ceremonies for thousands of years. The prevalence of this practice… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
Cationic antimicrobials have been in general use within clinical and domestic settings for over half a century. Recently, the use… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Wound dressings that can be formed in situ offer several advantages over the use of preformed dressings such as conformability… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • T. Clarkson
  • Environmental health perspectives
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 8036205
The three modern "faces" of mercury are our perceptions of risk from the exposure of billions of people to methyl mercury in fish… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
SUMMARY The majority of dermal wounds are colonized with aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms that originate predominantly from… Expand
Review
1999
Review
1999
SUMMARY Antiseptics and disinfectants are extensively used in hospitals and other health care settings for a variety of topical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Central venous catheters impregnated with chlorhexidine and silver sulfadiazine have recently been introduced for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
See related articles on pp 267-274 and 275-280 and editorial comment on pp 304-306. Noncuffed central venous catheters used for… Expand