TITLE

Cleaning Stethoscopes with Ethanol-based Cleaner vs. Isopropyl Alcohol -- Which Is Better?

AUTHOR(S)
Wall, Richard
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Hospital Medicine Alert;Oct2009, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This study showed that cleaning a stethoscope with an ethanol-based foam hand cleaner is as effective as wiping it with an isopropyl alcohol pad.
ACCESSION #
46793946

 

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