Povidone-Iodine

Known as: Povidone-Iodine [Chemical/Ingredient], PVP-Iodine, PVP-I 
An iodophor solution containing a water-soluble complex of iodine and polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) with broad microbicidal activity. Free iodine… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
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
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Although chlorhexidine-based solutions and alcohol-based povidone-iodine have been shown to be more efficient than… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND/AIM Povidone-iodine (PI, Betadine) is routinely used as a preoperative topical antiseptic in cataract surgery as it… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Povidone-iodine solutions are widely used and highly effective antiseptics. Although commonly used at full strength… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
UNLABELLED Neonates who require a central venous catheter (CVC) for prolonged vascular access experience high rates of catheter… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The authors conducted an open-label nonrandomized parallel trial to examine whether the preoperative application of povidone… (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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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
A half-strength povidone-iodine (Betadine) solution was used topically as part of the preoperative chemical preparation of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Recent confirmation of intrinsic bacterial contamination of 10% povidone-iodine solution has raised questions regarding the… (More)
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1976
1976
Povidone iodine is now being increasingly used in hospitals as an antiseptic. The possible habituation of bacteria to iodine was… (More)
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