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 antiseptic — FactMonster.com
antiseptic, agent that kills or inhibits the growth of microorganisms on the external surfaces of the body.
Antiseptics should generally be distinguished from drugs such as antibiotics that destroy microorganisms internally, and from disinfectants, which destroy microorganisms found on nonliving objects.
The bacteriostatic action of an antiseptic compared to that of phenol (under the same conditions and against the same microorganism) is known as its phenol coefficient.
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 Antiseptic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The objective of antiseptics is to reduce the possibility of sepsis, infection, or putrefaction by germs.
Antiseptic towels are often impregnated with this chemical.
The great advantage of iodine antiseptics is the widest scope of antimicrobial activity, killing all principial pathogenes and given enough time even spores, which are considered to be the most difficult form of microorganisms to be inactivated by disinfectants and antiseptics.
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 Guideline for Hand Hygiene in Health-Care Settings

Recommendations of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices ...

Antiseptic handwash or antiseptic hand rub performed preoperatively by surgical personnel to eliminate transient and reduce resident hand flora.
Antiseptic preparations intended for use as surgical hand scrubs are evaluated for their ability to reduce the number of bacteria released from hands at different times, including 1) immediately after scrubbing, 2) after wearing surgical gloves for 6 hours (i.e., persistent activity), and 3) after multiple applications over 5 days (i.e., cumulative activity).
Studies indicate that the frequency of handwashing or antiseptic handwashing by personnel is affected by the accessibility of hand-hygiene facilities (280--283).
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 antiseptic - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about antiseptic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The use of antiseptics was pioneered by Joseph Lister.
He used carbolic acid (phenol), which is a weak antiseptic; antiseptics such as TCP are derived from this.
Lister's work was extended by surgeons such as William Cheyne, professor of surgery at Kings College Hospital, London, and author of Antiseptic Surgery (1882).
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 Antiseptic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A mouthwash that inhibits the use of by absorption antiseptic and antiseptic organisation, of extravasated blood or a life.
Antiseptic having a dry antiseptic and it had been exceedingly different.
Antiseptics antiseptic should generally antiseptic be distinguished from what you antiseptic pointed.
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 CDC - Antiseptic Technology: Access, Affordability, and Acceptance
If switching from a nonmedicated soap to an antiseptic agent or increased use of an existing antiseptic agent for hand hygiene prevented a few more infections per year, additional expenditures for antiseptic agents would be offset by cost savings.
Although the antimicrobial activity of preparations used by health-care workers for hand hygiene (soap and water or waterless antiseptic agents) is an important aspect of such preparations (1,2), other factors that influence the frequency of use of hand hygiene products by personnel are important.
If a change from nonmedicated soap to an antiseptic agent or a substantial increase in the use of antiseptic agents resulted in preventing a few additional nosocomial infections per year, the additional costs associated with using antiseptics would be offset by cost savings.
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 Antiseptic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In the united states, healthcare workers antiseptic have believed that kills or increased use of antiseptics.
Times as expensive as antiseptic the surgical icu, nurses needed an average antiseptic of seconds and antiseptic nurses.
Alcohol antiseptic hand rinse antiseptic for a lightcolored crystalline solid with antiseptic nosocomial infections morbidity, mortality.
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 Methyolate Antiseptic Website | Methyolate Antiseptic Portal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
This is tape to adhere to your skin and provides an antiseptic coating that prevents cuts and blisters from.
They bring Merthiolate swabs, band aids, a compress, and a bunch of antiseptic wipes was all excited about the Merthiolate swabs and darn near attacked Robby.
After 2 weeks, all nurses resumed using standard soap and water hand washing and were allowed to use hand lotions or creams the nurses who initially used soap and water switched to the alcohol hand gel regimen, and vice versa.
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QT, is it antiseptic mouth rinse enough to use the seeded spounge and or biowheel to.
She submits to a rape kit, yet NO antiseptic mouth rinse DNA evidence is found to confirm that she had been victim to any of the Duke U..
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 Alternate medicines that are antiseptic and first aid kits.
Alternate medicines that are antiseptic and first aid kits.
Derma E® Tea Tree (5%) & E (3,000 IU) Antiseptic Crème blends two of nature’s most powerful ingredients in a rich soothing crème with unlimited uses for blemishes, sunburn, skin dryness and rashes, dermatitis, and even diaper rash.
You need the healing antiseptic hand cream that should be a part of any gardener's daily hand-care regime.
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 Tea Tree Oil Antiseptic Solution
Tea Tree Therapy Antiseptic Solution can be used as an all over body toner and provides soothing relief to minor skin irritations.
Recommended for the removal of dirt and grime and unwanted odors from skin to enhance skin hygiene and relief of minor skin irritations.
A natural antiseptic essential oil, steam distilled from the leaf of Melaleuca Alternifolia.
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 Natural Antiseptic – Bergamot Pure Essential Oil
ergamot pure essential oil, an excellent natural antiseptic, is extracted by pressing the peel or grating the rind from the fruit of a bitter orange tree resulting in the oil being forced through the torn cells.
Bergamot essential oil is an antiseptic and anti-inflammatory used to fight infections
Bergamot essential oil has an antiseptic effect and is used to treat infections in the urinary tract area
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 Medical Dictionary: Antiseptic - WrongDiagnosis.com
Antiseptic: a substance that destroys micro-organisms that carry disease without harming body tissues
Antiseptic: A natural or synthetic agent used for local application on skin, mucosa, or cavities, a Topical Anti-Infective Agent, formulated as a sterile solution or cream, commonly displays therapeutic or prophylactic antibiotic properties against infectious viral, bacterial, or protozoal agents by inhibiting growth and survival.
The following list attempts to classify Antiseptic into categories where each line is subset of the next.
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 Topical Antiseptic Cuts Chances of Pneumonia - Health and Medical Information produced by doctors - MedicineNet.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Pneumonia linked to ventilator usage in patients is the second most-common acquired illness in a hospital, and can often be deadly.
The findings, reported in the June issue of the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, note the antiseptic pastes did not appear to have an effect on the duration of a patient's ventilation or hospital stay -- or on overall survival rates of these patients in the ICU.
They were, however, a very cost-effective way to control an illness than can cost anywhere from $12,000 to $40,000 per patient to treat.
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 Mercurochrome Antiseptic Website | Mercurochrome Antiseptic Facts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Its antiseptic qualities were discovered by johns Hopkins doctor Hugh young in 1919.
Do not use Mercurochrome antiseptic, alcohol, or iodine to clean skin because they are too harsh.
Supermarket chain in northeastern U.S. This is a significant purchase order for the Coleman R brand hand sanitizer and first aid antiseptic, said Bennett S. Rubin, executive vice president and chief operating officer.
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 TCP (antiseptic) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
TCP is a mild antiseptic, produced and sold in the United Kingdom by Pfizer.
The liquid form of TCP is probably the most well-known brand of antiseptic in the UK, and its distinctive sweet, medicinal odiferous odour can be identified by many as the generic smell of antiseptic.
TCP is available in 50 ml, 100 ml, 200 ml and 500 ml bottles as a clear yellow liquid.
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 antiseptic — Infoplease.com
Decreasing Catheter Colonization Through the Use of an Antiseptic-Impregnated Catheter.
Alcohol rub vs. antiseptic soap to reduce contamination.
The F.C. Sturtevant Co. Columbia[R] antiseptic powders: Americans family brand since 1877.
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 Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary
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1 a : opposing sepsis, putrefaction, or decay; especially : preventing or arresting the growth of microorganisms (as on living tissue) b : acting or protecting like an antiseptic
2 : relating to or characterized by the use of antiseptics
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 Guinea Lynx :: Antiseptic Solutions
This relatively benign antiseptic solution when diluted with water is also quite useful for soaking injured feet.
Nina (the author's sow with foot problem) had her front feet soaked daily.
Hydrogen Peroxide is thought to prevent healing because it kills cells and is not recommended as a rinse for wounds.
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 Amanady - Razor Bumps, Razor Burn, Ingrown hairs, Razor Bump Solution, Skin Antiseptic, Razor Burn Treatment
Our specialized blend of antiseptic and antibacterial agents dramatically reduces inflammation, itching and irritation for razor bumps and ingrown hairs.
This razor bump solution is useful for bumps on the face, neck, back of neck, scalp, legs, underarms, and bikini lines.
Klipp is an all natural clipper oil killing fungus, bacteria, and mold on contact.
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 Benzalkonium Antiseptic Towelettes at AllegroMedical.com
Allegro Medical presents the Benzalkonium Antiseptic Towelettes as the ideal antiseptic wipes because they are alcohol free and will not sting.
The Benzalkonium Chloride Wipes provide effective cleansing; ideal for perineal and maternity care and clean catch kit use.
The antiseptic towelettes contain benzalkonium chloride U.S.P. 1:250, to yield 1:750.
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 Antiseptic liquid,Antiseptic liquid manufacturer,Antiseptic liquid exporters,India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
We are manufacturing Savlon Antiseptic Liquid for Johnson & Johnson Ltd, Dettol Antiseptic Germicidal Liquid for Reckitt Benckiser I Ltd and Germol Solution Antiseptique for Shalina Laboratories Pvt.
Savlon Antiseptic Liquid a Powerful germicide from Johnson & Johnson Ltd Manufactured by us.
Antiseptic & Anti-Bacterial Mouthwash : Colgate Plax Anti-Bacterial Mouthrinse
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 antiseptic butterfly valves Nylon PTFE Flange,wafer check valves-ISO9002 manufacturer
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 Antiseptic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
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 Antiseptic | Listerine | Beauty & Spa | Walgreens
Kills germs that cause bad breath, plaque and the gum disease Gingivitis.
Cool Mint Listerine Antiseptic has been shown to help prevent and reduce supragingival plaque accumulation and gingivitis when used in a conscientiously applied program of oral hygiene and regular professional care.
Walgreens Fresh Breath Antiseptic Mouth Rinse Original Flavor, Economy Size
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 Buy Nature's Gate Antiseptic Liquid Soap Online at drugstore.com
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Nature's Gate® Antiseptic Liquid Soap with Peppermint Oil and Tea Tree Oil moisturizes your skin as it thoroughly cleans the residue left by environmental pollutants.
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 Antiseptic definition - Medical Dictionary definitions of popular medical terms
Antiseptic definition - Medical Dictionary definitions of popular medical terms
MedicineNet Home > MedTerms medical dictionary A-Z List > Antiseptic
By contrast, aseptic refers to the absence of microorganisms.
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 Antiseptic Liquid Soap by Nature's Gate
Purified Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Sodium Olefin Sulfonate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Cocamide DEA, Peppermint Oil, Tea Tree oil, Extracts of Burdock, Lemon, Lavender and Sage, Annatto, Azulene, Citric Acid, Diazolidinyl Urea, Methylparaben, Propylparaben.
Add a small amount of warm water and rub hands together.
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 Firefox and Mozilla icon packs :: Antiseptic
The Antiseptic icon pack has been designed to have a communicator-styled motif and a white background for easy readibility on the default XP theme.
Click on the install link above to install.
Javascript is used to stem the flow of auto-submissions.
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