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Presentation

  • Overall, qacA/B was the predominant gene detected, being present in 26.5% CNS and 11% S. aureus. smr and qacH were present in 12% of CNS, but were less common in S. aureus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Hence it is that the “antiseptic” method has been replaced in the surgery of to-day by the “aseptic” method (see Surgery ), which relies on keeping free from the invasion of bacteria rather than destroying them when present.[en.wikisource.org]
Asymptomatic
  • In 3 cases the presentation was asymptomatic and was detected by blood cultures.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Photosensitivity
  • We report two patients who presented a contact photosensitivity to nonoxynol 10 contained in Hexomédine transcutanée.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Corneal Edema
  • Not only superficial damage but also toxicity to corneal endothelial cells leading to corneal edema was observed in all 3 cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Epistaxis
  • The objective of this study was to evaluate the long-term efficacy of Nd:YAG laser photocoagulation with that of liquid paraffin plus antiseptic cream in the management of recurrent epistaxis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Encephalopathy
  • Inactivation of unconventional agents of the transmissible degenerative encephalopathies. In: Russell AD, Hugo WB, Ayliffe GAJ (eds). Principles and Practice of Disinfection, Preservation and Sterilization, Third Edition.[web.archive.org]

Treatment

  • Subgingival plaque samples and periodontal indices were analysed prior to treatment onset as well as one and 3 months post-treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Prognosis

  • However, management of intraocular consequences, including secondary glaucoma and corneal endothelial damage, still remains a challenge in the prognosis of such cases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Etiology

  • We analyzed the effect of mupirocin plus antiseptic body wash on SSI rate and etiology.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In 1861 he published a book, “ The Etiology, Concept, and Prophylaxis of Childbed Fever ”, but it was badly written and poorly received by the medical establishment. About 5 years later he died in a public insane asylum at the age of 47.[doi.org]

Epidemiology

  • Author information 1 University of Louisville School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Clinical and Translational Research Support Unit, Healthcare Epidemiology Program, Louisville, KY.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • 04/30/2015 Washington, April 30, 2015 – The Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America ( SHEA ) issued the following statement in response to release of a proposed[apic.org]
  • Heroes and martyrs of quality and safety Ignaz Semmelweis and the birth of infection control M Best, D Neuhauser Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA Correspondence[doi.org]
  • Mayhall (ed.), Hospital epidemiology and infection control . Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. Hsueh, P.-R., L.-J. Teng, P.-C. Yang, H.-L. Pan, S.-W. Ho, and K.-T. Luh. 1999 .[aac.asm.org]
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Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • ., the pathophysiological approach of preventing tissue destruction by combating the “low-grade” infection (Fig. 2 a, b), unlike in conventional methods, such as silver nitrate etching or surgical resection.[doi.org]

Prevention

  • Some are true germicides, capable of destroying the bacteria, whilst others merely prevent or inhibit their growth.[en.wikisource.org]
  • RESULTS: Antiseptics with broad-spectrum anti-infective activity and low resistance potential offer an attractive option in both infection control and prevention.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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