Decontamination

Known as: DECONTAMINATING, Decontaminate, Decontamination (from gases, chemicals, etc.) 
The removal of contaminating material, such as radioactive materials, biological materials, or CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS, from a person or object.
National Institutes of Health

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1939-2018
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND PCR amplification of minute quantities of degraded DNA for ancient DNA research, forensic analyses, wildlife studies… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Selective digestive tract decontamination (SDD) and selective oropharyngeal decontamination (SOD) are infection… (More)
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2008
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2008
OBJECTIVE To determine whether hydrogen peroxide vapor (HPV) decontamination can reduce environmental contamination with and… (More)
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2006
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2006
RATIONALE Ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) is the most frequently occurring nosocomial infection associated with increased… (More)
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2006
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2006
CONTEXT Nosocomial infections are an important cause of morbidity and mortality after cardiac surgery. Decolonization of… (More)
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2004
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2004
The hospital environment can sometimes harbour methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) but is not generally regarded… (More)
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2002
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2002
Abstract Objective. Infections caused by Candida spp. are a major cause of morbidity and mortality in critically ill patients and… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Early enteral nutrition with solutions containing prebiotics (fiber) and probiotics (Lactobacillus) is suggested to… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE A randomized, controlled, multicenter trial was undertaken in 102 patients with objective evidence of severe acute… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
STUDY OBJECTIVE To study the efficacy of intestinal decontamination by oral nonabsorbable antibiotic agents to control a… (More)
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