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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Recently, it has been suggested that the supposedly inert nitrite anion is reduced in vivo to form bioactive nitric oxide with… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE Health care-associated infections persist as a major problem in most neonatal intensive care units. Hand hygiene has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of handrubbing with an alcohol based solution versus conventional handwashing with antiseptic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Under routine hospital conditions handwashing compliance of health care workers including nurses, physicians, and others… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objectives: To document in intensive care unit (ICU) patients the effect of dental plaque antiseptic decontamination on the… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Salicylic acid and salicylates, obtained from natural sources, have long been used as medicaments. Salicylic acid was chemically… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVES To compare the efficacy of a newly available antiseptic solution (composed of 0.25% chlorhexidine gluconate, 0.025… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Resistance to intercalating dyes (ethidium, acriflavine) and other organic cations, such as quaternary ammonium-type antiseptic… (More)
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