Disinfectants

Known as: DISINFECTANT, MEDICAL DEVICES, Disinfectant 
Substances used on inanimate objects that destroy harmful microorganisms or inhibit their activity. Disinfectants are classed as complete, destroying… (More)
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2018
Review
2018
Waste water and waste water treatment plants can act as reservoirs and environmental suppliers of antibiotic resistance. They… (More)
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2010
2010
The objective of this study was to elucidate dominant mechanisms of inactivation, i.e. surface attack versus intracellular attack… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Seven diverse natural waters were collected and treated in the laboratory under five oxidation scenarios (chlorine, chloramine… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The relative disinfection efficiencies of peracetic acid (PAA), hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) against… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To compare the effect on prevalence of diarrhoea and mortality of household based treatment of drinking water with… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
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Despite documentation that the inanimate hospital environment (e.g., surfaces and medical equipment) becomes contaminated with… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The efficacy of a number of disinfection treatments was tested on in vitro cultures of the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
A total of 61 strains of Staphylococcus aureus and 177 coagulase-negative staphylococcal strains were isolated from the blood of… (More)
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1996
1996
The purpose of this study was to examine the effect on microleakage of two disinfectants, one chlorhexidine based and the other… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Purified Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts were exposed to ozone, chlorine dioxide, chlorine, and monochloramine. Excystation and… (More)
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