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Standard Skin Prep - Association of Surgical Technologists

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.

Skin Preparation for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection: Which ...

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 ...

Skin preparation before surgery: options and evidence. - NCBI

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 ...

Back to Basics: Surgical Skin Antisepsis 1 - AORN

www.aorn.org/websitedata/cearticle/pdf_file/CEA16503-0001.pdf

Key words: skin preps, antisepsis, surgical site infections, aseptic technique. Surgical skin antisepsis (ie, preparing a patient for a surgical procedure by cleaning ...

Best Practice Guidelines

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 ...

Skin Preparation, Infection Control, Prevention - BD - CareFusion

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 ...

ChloraPrep™ FAQs - BD - CareFusion

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

What are the active ingredients of ChloraPrep preoperative skin preparation? ..... Taylor, B. Putting better research into practice; cutting surgical site infection ...

Preop Skin Prep for Preventing Surgical Site Infections - Medscape

www.medscape.com/viewarticle/763958

How effective is antiseptic skin preparation in preventing surgical site infection?

Preoperative Skin Preparation: Which Is The Best Method? - Internet ...

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.

Preoperative skin antiseptic for prevention of surgical wound ...

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 ...