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1. Chlorhexidine for Oral Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Chlorhexidine for Oral Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Chlorhexidine for Oral Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Chlorhexidine for Oral Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Chlorhexidine for Oral Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Last updated: January 25, 2019 Project Number: RC1064-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary with Critical (...) Appraisal Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of Chlorhexidine for oral care in hospitalized adults? What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of Chlorhexidine for oral care in hospitalized adults? Key Message Chlorhexidine oral care was effective for the prevention of nosocomial pneumonia (NP), ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and bloodstream infection among adult populations in cardiothoracic intensive care units (ICUs), but evidence is unclear

2019 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

2. Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation During Stereotactic Core Biopsy of the Breast: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation During Stereotactic Core Biopsy of the Breast: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation During Stereotactic Core Biopsy of the Breast: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation During Stereotactic Core Biopsy of the Breast: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation During Stereotactic (...) Core Biopsy of the Breast: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Last updated: February 8, 2019 Project Number: RB1309-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate wipes for female adults undergoing skin preparation during stereotactic core biopsy of the breast? What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with skin preparation during stereotactic core biopsy

2019 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

3. Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation during Minor Procedures: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation during Minor Procedures: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation during Minor Procedures: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation during Minor Procedures: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Chlorhexidine Gluconate for Skin Preparation during Minor Procedures: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines Last updated: June 3, 2019 (...) Project Number: RB1346-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary of Abstracts Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate wipes for adults undergoing skin preparation for minor procedures? What are the evidence-based guidelines associated with skin preparation during minor procedures? Key Message Two systematic reviews with meta-analyses, one systematic review, one non-randomized trial, and three evidence-based guidelines

2019 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

4. Chlorhexidine bathing of the critically ill for the prevention of hospital-acquired infection. (Abstract)

Chlorhexidine bathing of the critically ill for the prevention of hospital-acquired infection. Hospital-acquired infection is a frequent adverse event in patient care; it can lead to longer stays in the intensive care unit (ICU), additional medical complications, permanent disability or death. Whilst all hospital-based patients are susceptible to infections, prevalence is particularly high in the ICU, where people who are critically ill have suppressed immunity and are subject to increased (...) invasive monitoring. People who are mechanically-ventilated are at infection risk due to tracheostomy and reintubation and use of multiple central venous catheters, where lines and tubes may act as vectors for the transmission of bacteria and may increase bloodstream infections and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). Chlorhexidine is a low-cost product, widely used as a disinfectant and antiseptic, which may be used to bathe people who are critically ill with the aim of killing bacteria and reducing

2019 Cochrane

5. Chlorhexidine versus routine bathing to prevent multidrug-resistant organisms and all-cause bloodstream infections in general medical and surgical units (ABATE Infection trial): a cluster-randomised trial. (Abstract)

Chlorhexidine versus routine bathing to prevent multidrug-resistant organisms and all-cause bloodstream infections in general medical and surgical units (ABATE Infection trial): a cluster-randomised trial. Universal skin and nasal decolonisation reduces multidrug-resistant pathogens and bloodstream infections in intensive care units. The effect of universal decolonisation on pathogens and infections in non-critical-care units is unknown. The aim of the ABATE Infection trial was to evaluate (...) the use of chlorhexidine bathing in non-critical-care units, with an intervention similar to one that was found to reduce multidrug-resistant organisms and bacteraemia in intensive care units.The ABATE Infection (active bathing to eliminate infection) trial was a cluster-randomised trial of 53 hospitals comparing routine bathing to decolonisation with universal chlorhexidine and targeted nasal mupirocin in non-critical-care units. The trial was done in hospitals affiliated with HCA Healthcare

2019 Lancet Controlled trial quality: predicted high

6. Triple Antibiotic Solution Promotes Similar Antibacterial Effects as Calcium Hydroxide/2% Chlorhexidine When Used as an Intracanal Medicament

Triple Antibiotic Solution Promotes Similar Antibacterial Effects as Calcium Hydroxide/2% Chlorhexidine When Used as an Intracanal Medicament UTCAT3361, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Triple Antibiotic Solution Promotes Similar Antibacterial Effects as Calcium Hydroxide/2% Chlorhexidine When Used as an Intracanal Medicament Clinical Question In patients undergoing non-surgical therapy in a tooth (...) diagnosed with pulpal necrosis, does the use of triple antibiotic paste as an intracanal medicament have better antibacterial efficacy than a calcium hydroxide/chlorhexidine formulation? Clinical Bottom Line Triple antibiotic solution (1 mg/mL) promoted similar antibacterial effects as calcium hydroxide/2% chlorhexidine when used as an intracanal medicament. This is based on several randomized clinical trials in which intracanal medicaments were placed for 7 to 21 days in primary and immature/mature

2018 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

7. [ANZEN]Revisions of PRECAUTIONS: Medical Devices Containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate or Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride posted

[ANZEN]Revisions of PRECAUTIONS: Medical Devices Containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate or Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride posted Revisions of PRECAUTIONS | Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency Please make JavaScript on and see this site. Navigation of each product type Our recommended contents Navigation of each product type Our recommended contents Revisions of PRECAUTIONS Here begins the text. Revisions of PRECAUTIONS PRECAUTIONS in package inserts include information such as Warning (...) holders consequently revise PRECAUTIONS according to the notice. Posted date Device name Detailed information on revisions of PRECAUTIONS (from MHLW) Summary of investigation results (from PMDA) November 13, 2018 August 8, 2018 (Originally Posted in Japanese) Ultrasonic Surgical Aspirator Devices November 30, 2017 November 2, 2017 (Originally Posted in Japanese) Medical Devices Containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate or Chlorhexidine Hydrochloride not applicable July 26, 2016 July 25, 2016 (Originally

2018 Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency, Japan

8. Chlorhexidine

Chlorhexidine Top results for chlorhexidine - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Liberating the literature ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top search box and pressing the search button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2 (...) ) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for chlorhexidine The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection of systematic reviews, clinical guidelines, regulatory guidance, clinical trials and many other forms

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9. Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis

Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis HAYES, Inc Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made (...) for the HTA database. Citation HAYES, Inc. Comparative effectiveness review of topical chlorhexidine gluconate for preoperative skin antisepsis. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc. Directory Publication. 2017 Authors' conclusions Rationale: Skin preparation products are used prior to surgery to quickly eliminate a wide range of microbes and provide a continuously high level of antimicrobial action for an extended duration of time. Technology Description: Skin preparation products are used prior to surgery to quickly

2018 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

10. Is the use of chlorhexidine contributing to increased resistance to chlorhexidine and/or antibiotics?

Is the use of chlorhexidine contributing to increased resistance to chlorhexidine and/or antibiotics? 1 Is the use of chlorhexidine contributing to increased resistance to chlorhexidine and/or antibiotics? Technical Report Prepared for National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Submitted by University of South Australia Division of Health Sciences Submission date 24th April 2017 2 Contents Page 1. Review Team and Background…………………………..…………………………….….3 2. Methods (...) The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) commissioned this independent literature review to provide assurance that the revision of the Australian Guidelines for the Prevention and Control of Infection in Healthcare (2010 Guidelines) is grounded in the most up-to-date and relevant scientific evidence. 4 Methods Literature review The clinical questions were: 1. Does exposure (different dosages, duration of use, and stratification of exposure) to any form of chlorhexidine result

2018 National Health and Medical Research Council

11. A randomized open-label controlled trial of chlorhexidine-alcohol vs povidone-iodine for cesarean antisepsis: the CAPICA trial (Abstract)

A randomized open-label controlled trial of chlorhexidine-alcohol vs povidone-iodine for cesarean antisepsis: the CAPICA trial Identification of optimal surgical site antisepsis preparations may reduce cesarean-related surgical site infections. Two recently published investigations examined efficacy of chlorhexidine-alcohol and iodine-alcohol preparations. No previous randomized controlled trial has compared chlorhexidine-alcohol to povidone-iodine aqueous scrub and paint in reduction (...) of cesarean-related surgical site infection.The purpose of the study was to determine if chlorhexidine-alcohol would result in fewer surgical site infections than povidone-iodine when used as skin antisepsis preparation prior to cesarean delivery.This study was a single-center pragmatic randomized controlled trial at an urban tertiary care institution to compare chlorhexidine-alcohol 26-mL single-step applicator to povidone-iodine aqueous scrub and paint 236-mL wet skin tray as preoperative skin

2017 EvidenceUpdates

12. 2% chlorhexidine-70% isopropyl alcohol versus 10% povidone-iodine for insertion site cleaning before central line insertion in preterm infants: a randomised trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

2% chlorhexidine-70% isopropyl alcohol versus 10% povidone-iodine for insertion site cleaning before central line insertion in preterm infants: a randomised trial To determine whether 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-70% isopropyl alcohol (CHX-IA) is superior to 10% aqueous povidone-iodine (PI) in preventing catheter-related blood stream infection (CR-BSI) when used to clean insertion sites before placing central venous catheters (CVCs) in preterm infants.Randomised controlled trial.Two neonatal

2017 EvidenceUpdates

13. The clinical evaluation of Vi-one chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque-induced gingivitis: A double-blind randomized clinical trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

The clinical evaluation of Vi-one chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque-induced gingivitis: A double-blind randomized clinical trial Chlorhexidine (CHX) is the most effective antiseptic mouthwash to date. Essential oil such as thymol, have inhibitory and biocidal effects a range of bacteria.To determine the effect of mouthwash containing CHX and thymol on plaque induced gingivitis.This double-blind randomized clinical trial study was performed on 60 patients with plaque induced gingivitis who were

2017 Electronic physician Controlled trial quality: uncertain

14. Alcoholic versus aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis: the AVALANCHE trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Alcoholic versus aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis: the AVALANCHE trial Preoperative skin antisepsis is routine practice. We compared alcoholic chlorhexidine with aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis to prevent surgical site infection after minor skin excisions in general practice.We conducted this prospective, multicentre, randomized controlled trial in 4 private general practices in North Queensland, Australia, from October 2015 to August 2016. Consecutive adult patients (...) presenting for minor skin excisions were randomly assigned to undergo preoperative skin antisepsis with 0.5% chlorhexidine in 70% ethanol (intervention) or 0.5% chlorhexidine aqueous solution (control). Our primary outcome was surgical site infection within 30 days of excision. We also measured the incidence of adverse reactions.A total of 916 patients were included in the study: 454 underwent antisepsis with alcoholic chlorhexidine and 462 with aqueous chlorhexidine. Of these, 909 completed follow-up

2017 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: predicted high

15. Chlorhexidine Treatment After Etching Leads to Decreased Microleakage of Final Restorations in Class V Lesions

Chlorhexidine Treatment After Etching Leads to Decreased Microleakage of Final Restorations in Class V Lesions UTCAT3229, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine Treatment After Etching Leads to Decreased Microleakage of Final Restorations in Class V Lesions Clinical Question In patients with Class V lesions, does application of chlorhexidine after etching of the preparation, compared (...) to application of chlorhexidine prior to etching, result in less microleakage of the final restoration? Clinical Bottom Line In a patient presenting with a Class V lesion, it has been observed that application of chlorhexidine after etching leads to a decreased amount of microleakage of the final restoration compared to lesions that were pretreated with chlorhexidine prior to the restoration procedure. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

16. Turmeric in a Mouth Rinse or in Gel Form Can Be Used to Reduce Plaque Accumulation and to Prevent and Treat Gingivitis as Effectively as a Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse

Turmeric in a Mouth Rinse or in Gel Form Can Be Used to Reduce Plaque Accumulation and to Prevent and Treat Gingivitis as Effectively as a Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse UTCAT3155, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Turmeric in a Mouth Rinse or in Gel Form Can Be Used to Reduce Plaque Accumulation and to Prevent and Treat Gingivitis as Effectively as a Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Clinical Question Compared (...) to mouth rinses or gels containing chlorhexidine, what is the impact of turmeric mouth rinses or gels on plaque level and gingival inflammation? Clinical Bottom Line A mouth rinse or gel containing turmeric can be used to reduce plaque accumulation and to prevent and treat gingivitis. Turmeric mouth rinse and gels may be just as effective as chlorhexidine without the side effects of chlorhexidine. Four out of the five studies in a systematic review show that turmeric had plaque- and gingivitis-reducing

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

17. Strategies Utilizing Oil Pulling Are as Effective as Chlorhexidine Therapies for Maintaining Oral Hygiene

Strategies Utilizing Oil Pulling Are as Effective as Chlorhexidine Therapies for Maintaining Oral Hygiene UTCAT3226, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Strategies Utilizing Oil Pulling Are as Effective as Chlorhexidine Therapies for Maintaining Oral Hygiene Clinical Question For maintaining oral hygiene, are strategies utilizing oil pulling more effective than therapies utilizing chlorhexidine mouthrinse (...) ? Clinical Bottom Line Oil pulling and chlorhexidine (mouthwash or gel) therapies are equally effective in maintaining oral hygiene as demonstrated by their equal efficacy in reducing the bacteria counts, plaque and gingival indices scores. Thus oil pulling has the potential as a reliable method for routine oral hygiene measures. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Asokan/2009 20 age-matched

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

18. Application of Chlorhexidine Varnish Decreases Incidence of Caries During Orthodontic Treatment

Application of Chlorhexidine Varnish Decreases Incidence of Caries During Orthodontic Treatment UTCAT3172, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Application of Chlorhexidine Varnish Decreases Incidence of Caries During Orthodontic Treatment Clinical Question In patients with fixed orthodontic appliances, does the professional application of chlorhexidine varnish decrease the incidence of caries during (...) orthodontic treatment? Clinical Bottom Line In patients with fixed orthodontic appliances, the professional application of chlorhexidine (CHX) varnish decreases the incidence of caries during orthodontic treatment. This is supported by a systematic review and meta-analysis of six studies, three split-mouth studies and three case control studies, which determined that caries was significantly lower with chlorhexidine application every 6-13 weeks during orthodontic treatment. Application of chlorhexidine

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

19. Comparison of antimicrobial effects of titanium tetrafluoride, chlorhexidine, xylitol and sodium fluoride on streptococcus mutans: An in-vitro study Full Text available with Trip Pro

Comparison of antimicrobial effects of titanium tetrafluoride, chlorhexidine, xylitol and sodium fluoride on streptococcus mutans: An in-vitro study No studies have yet documented the bactericidal effects of TiF4, and its role in the treatment of dental caries, and no definite protocol has been introduced to regulate its use. The aim of this study was to determine the antimicrobial/bactericidal effects of TiF4 on Streptococcus Mutans (S. Mutans) and to compare it with chlorhexidine (Chx (...) , respectively. Xylitol failed to show any bactericidal or growth inhibitory effect in all of its concentrations. When we repeated the tests with an adjusted pH, identical results were obtained.TiF4 solutions have anti-growth and bactericidal effects on S. Mutans at a concentration of 12.5% which is comparable with chlorhexidine and NaF, indicating the possible use of this solution in dental practice as an anti-cariogenic agent, furthermore the antimicrobial activity is unaffected by pH of the environment.

2017 Electronic physician

20. Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Twice a Day Is at Least as Effective as Dental Floss in Reducing Plaque Buildup

Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Twice a Day Is at Least as Effective as Dental Floss in Reducing Plaque Buildup UTCAT3138, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse Twice a Day Is at Least as Effective as Dental Floss in Reducing Plaque Buildup Clinical Question In adult patients, does regular tooth brushing with adjunctive dental floss more effectively reduce plaque index as compared (...) to regular tooth brushing with adjunctive chlorhexidine mouth rinse? Clinical Bottom Line In adult patients, chlorhexidine mouth rinse is at least as effective as dental floss as an adjunct to regular tooth brushing in reducing plaque index. This is supported by two randomized control trials conducted in India, which showed that use of chlorhexidine mouth rinse resulted in clinically significant reductions in plaque indices as compared to dental floss. Prescription of chlorhexidine mouth rinse is within

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library