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www.ast.org/uploadedFiles/Main_Site/Content/About_Us/Standard_Skin_Prep.pdf

reinforcement of best practices related to the patient skin preparation (henceforth in ... antiseptic agent the night before surgery and/or the morning of surgery.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2809986

Procedural and surgical site infections create difficult and complex clinical scenarios. A source for pathogens is often thought to be the skin surface, making skin ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25761076

BACKGROUND: Despite many advances in surgical asepsis, surgical site infection (SSI) remains a challenging and costly problem. Decontamination of the skin ...

www.wrha.mb.ca/extranet/eipt/files/EIPT-005-001.pdf

To reduce the risk of post surgical site infection. 1.4. To prevent injury to the patient during surgical skin preparation. 2. GUIDELINES: 2.1 The surgical skin prep ...

www.carefusion.com/our-products/infection-prevention/skin-preparation/chloraprep-faqs

What are the active ingredients of ChloraPrep preoperative skin preparation? .... the use of ChloraPrep preoperative skin preparation in a surgical setting? Yes.

www.carefusion.com/our-products/infection-prevention/skin-preparation

Learn about skin preparation for infection control and prevention. ... The proper preparation of patient skin for surgery helps maintain antimicrobial activity while ...

infection-prevention-news.3m.com/surgical-skin-prep-perioperative-patient-care-fundamentals

Jan 19, 2016 ... We know the surgical skin prep is a critical step in reducing the risk of ... ingredients contained in the surgical skin preparation products used in ...

ispub.com/IJS/28/4/14353

Background Preoperative skin preparation is an integral part of patient preparation for surgery. Various methods of skin preparation have been developed.

www.aorn.org/guidelines/clinical-resources/clinical-faqs/patient-skin-antisepsis-prep

Get clinical answers to frequently asked questions about Patient Skin ... Should we use an alcohol-based antiseptic or remove the hair at the surgical site?

www.cochrane.org/CD003949/WOUNDS_preoperative-skin-antiseptic-for-prevention-of-surgical-wound-infections-after-clean-surgery

Apr 21, 2015 ... Patients' skin at the operation site is routinely cleansed with ... for antiseptic skin preparation prior to clean surgery (i.e. surgery that does not ...