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

The fundamental basis for preventing surgical site infections is the antiseptic preparation of the skin at the surgical site. All perioperative nurses must learn this  ...

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 ...

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

Jan 19, 2016 ... Check for patient allergies or sensitivities to the ingredients contained in the surgical skin preparation products used in your institution. 2.

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.health.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0020/444422/skin-disinfection.pdf

Dec 9, 2015 ... Introduction. This guideline provides an overview of surgical skin preparation and the rationale for the selection and use of skin disinfection ...

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Learn about skin preparation for infection control and prevention. ... preoperative skin preparation products provide distinct advantages in preparing for surgery.

www.mater.org.au/Files/Documents/News/GD-CLN-900034

Apr 7, 2017 ... Skin preparation, surgery, antisepsis, skin disinfection, chlorhexidine gluconate, povidone-iodine, alcoholic chlorhexidine. Table of contents.