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1. 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. (PubMed)

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

2. Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease

Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Discover Portal Discover Portal Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Published on 11 July 2017 doi: In people with mild gum disease chlorhexidine mouthwash, in addition to tooth brushing, reduces plaque build-up in the first weeks or months of use. However, when used for longer than four weeks (...) chlorhexidine mouthwash can lead to tooth staining and a build-up of chalky deposits on the teeth, called tartar. There is insufficient evidence to assess its effectiveness in people with moderate to severe gum disease. Plaque is a sticky bacteria-filled substance that forms on teeth and can cause gum disease, resulting in sore, bleeding gums, infections and even tooth loss. Chlorhexidine is an antiseptic which kills most bacteria. In the UK chlorhexidine mouthwashes are licensed for 30 days’ use

2019 NIHR Dissemination Centre

3. Effect of chlorhexidine varnish and fluoride varnish on white spot lesions in patients undergoing orthodontic treatment - a systematic review

Effect of chlorhexidine varnish and fluoride varnish on white spot lesions in patients undergoing orthodontic treatment - a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

4. Efficacy of chlorhexidine dressings for the prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infections

Efficacy of chlorhexidine dressings for the prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infections Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2019 PROSPERO

5. Effectiveness of chlorhexidine compared to fluoride-based products or no-treatment to prevent development or progression of dental caries lesions in humans. A systematic review and meta-analysis

Effectiveness of chlorhexidine compared to fluoride-based products or no-treatment to prevent development or progression of dental caries lesions in humans. A systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears

2019 PROSPERO

6. Comparison of sodium hypochlorite and chlorhexidine on antimicrobial efficacy in root canal disinfection

Comparison of sodium hypochlorite and chlorhexidine on antimicrobial efficacy in root canal disinfection Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

7. Different forms of use of chlorhexidine digluconate in an intensive care unit environment: a systematic review

Different forms of use of chlorhexidine digluconate in an intensive care unit environment: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

8. 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

9. [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

10. Chlorhexidine

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11. Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease

Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Discover Portal Discover Portal Chlorhexidine mouthwash is useful short-term for people with mild gum disease Published on 11 July 2017 doi: In people with mild gum disease chlorhexidine mouthwash, in addition to tooth brushing, reduces plaque build-up in the first weeks or months of use. However, when used for longer than four weeks (...) chlorhexidine mouthwash can lead to tooth staining and a build-up of chalky deposits on the teeth, called tartar. There is insufficient evidence to assess its effectiveness in people with moderate to severe gum disease. Plaque is a sticky bacteria-filled substance that forms on teeth and can cause gum disease, resulting in sore, bleeding gums, infections and even tooth loss. Chlorhexidine is an antiseptic which kills most bacteria. In the UK chlorhexidine mouthwashes are licensed for 30 days’ use

2018 NIHR Dissemination Centre

12. 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.

13. 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

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

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

15. 2% chlorhexidine-70% isopropyl alcohol versus 10% povidone-iodine for insertion site cleaning before central line insertion in preterm infants: a randomised trial

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

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2017 EvidenceUpdates

16. The clinical evaluation of Vi-one chlorhexidine mouthwash on plaque-induced gingivitis: A double-blind randomized clinical trial (PubMed)

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

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2017 Electronic physician

17. Alcoholic versus aqueous chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis: the AVALANCHE trial (PubMed)

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

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2017 EvidenceUpdates

18. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Preoperative Antisepsis with Combination Chlorhexidine and Povidone-Iodine. (PubMed)

Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Preoperative Antisepsis with Combination Chlorhexidine and Povidone-Iodine. Importance  Effective preoperative antisepsis is recognized to prevent surgical site infection (SSI), although the definitive method is unclear. Many have compared chlorhexidine (CHG) with povidone-iodine (PVI), but there is emerging evidence for combination usage. Objective  To conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate if combination skin preparation (1) reduces

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2017 Surgery journal (New York, N.Y.)

19. 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

20. 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