TITLE

The FDA issues a warning about a common disinfectant

AUTHOR(S)
Moore, Amy Slugg
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
RN;Sep98, Vol. 61 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the public health notice issued by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), which gave explanations regarding the serious reactions that can result after exposure to medical devices with antimicrobial agent chlorhexidine. Identification of the three types of devices in the US which contains chlorhexidine; Description of the different types of reactions which can occur; Contact information for reporting a case.
ACCESSION #
1064181

 

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