Chlorhexidine

Known as: Chlorhexidine [Chemical/Ingredient], 2,4,11,13-Tetraazatetradecanediimidamide, N,N''-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-3,12-diimino-, 1,1'-Hexamethylene bis(5-(P-chlorophenyl)biguanide) 
A biguanide compound used as an antiseptic agent with topical antibacterial activity. Chlorhexidine is positively charged and reacts with the… (More)

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1955-2018
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Results of previous single-center, observational studies suggest that daily bathing of patients with chlorhexidine may… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Since the patient's skin is a major source of pathogens that cause surgical-site infection, optimization of… (More)
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2007
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2007
Loss of hybrid layer integrity compromises resin-dentin bond stability. Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) may be partially… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Host-derived proteases have been reported to degrade the collagen matrix of incompletely-resin-infiltrated dentin. This study… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
RATIONALE Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is the most frequently occurring nosocomial infection associated with increased… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The recent paradigm that endogenous collagenolytic and gelatinolytic activities derived from acid-etched dentin result in… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
AIM To evaluate the effectiveness of 2% chlorhexidine gluconate gel and calcium hydroxide (Ca(OH)2) as intracanal medicaments… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
AIM The aim of this study was to assess, in vitro, the effectiveness of several concentrations of NaOCl (0.5%, 1%, 2.5%, 4% and 5… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) are a host cell-derived proteolytic enzyme family which plays a major role in tissue-destructive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
More than 90% of all intravascular device-related septicaemias are due to central venous or arterial catheters. To assess the… (More)
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