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Antisepsis

The destruction of germs causing disease.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2013
Review
2013
Sepsis and septic shock are among the leading causes of death in intensive care units worldwide. Numerous studies on their… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Since the patient's skin is a major source of pathogens that cause surgical-site infection, optimization of… 
Review
2007
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
MMWR 51:1–30, 2002 Debra S. Kovacevich, RN, MPH*; and Lorelei F. Papke, RN, MSN, CRNI† *Department of Home Care Services, College… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
BACKGROUND Although many catheter-related bloodstream infections (CRBSIs) are preventable, measures to reduce these infections… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objective: To compare the frequency of skin irritation and dryness associated with using an alcoholic–hand-gel regimen for hand… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
Nosocomial infections constitute a major challenge of modern medicine. On average, infections complicate 7% to 10% of hospital… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
ABSTRACT A blood culture cohort study investigating issues related to isolation of coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) and…