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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
2018
Review
2018
Purpose of review Povidone–iodine (PVI) is a disinfectant and antiseptic agent used for preoperative preparation of the skin and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract Compared with other types of packaging, edible coatings are becoming more and more popular because of their more… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES To assess the suitability of an antiseptic agent, both the microbicidal activity and the cytotoxic effect must be… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… 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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Review
1998
Review
1998
Salicylic acid and salicylates, obtained from natural sources, have long been used as medicaments. Salicylic acid was chemically… 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
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