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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… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Abstract The paradigm modifications in the metallic crystals from bulky to micro-size to nano-scale have resulted in… 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
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND In epidemics of highly infectious diseases, such as Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) or SARS, healthcare workers (HCW) are at… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Seven diverse natural waters were collected and treated in the laboratory under five oxidation scenarios (chlorine, chloramine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The relative disinfection efficiencies of peracetic acid (PAA), hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) against… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
  • K. Kuemmerer
  • The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 39003326
Antibiotics, disinfectants and bacteria resistant to them have been detected in environmental compartments such as waste water… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The efficacy of a number of disinfection treatments was tested on in vitro cultures of the fungus Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Vancomycin is usually reserved for treatment of serious infections, including those caused by multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
  • A. Russell
  • The Journal of hospital infection
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 41933781
Bacterial resistance to antibiotics is a long-established, widely-studied problem. Increasingly, attention is being directed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Chlorine: History, Manufacture, Properties, Hazards, and Uses Hypochlorination On-Site Generation of Chlorine Chemistry of… Expand
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