Hand Sanitizers

Known as: Hand Antiseptics, Hand Disinfectants 
Preparations used as alternatives or supplements to hand washing with soap and water to destroy microorganisms and prevent transmission of pathogens… (More)
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2011
2011
To assess the degree of ethanol absorption and subsequent formation of urinary ethyl glucuronide (EtG) and ethyl sulfate (EtS… (More)
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2010
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2010
Contaminated hands or inanimate surfaces can act as a source of infection during outbreaks of human norovirus infection. We… (More)
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2010
2010
These studies evaluated the effectiveness of ethanol hand sanitizers with or without organic acids to remove detectable… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Poor hand hygiene on college campuses can be improved by promoting handwashing behavior. This observational study was… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Ethanol-based hand sanitizers (EBHSs) are used in most health care facilities in the United States. Infection control… (More)
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2002
2002
Six commercially available alcohol-based hand rubs [AHD 2000, Desderman, Mucasept A, Manorapid (Poly-Alkohol, Spitacid, and… (More)
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1999
1999
Vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) may be spread within a hospital via the contaminated hands of the healthcare worker… (More)
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1998
1998
Hand disinfectants containing chlorhexidine are thought to be less bactericidal against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus… (More)
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1992
1992
Hands are among the principal vehicles for transfer of nosocomial pathogens in hospitals. Often, outbreaks of infection are… (More)
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