Antiseptic wipes reduce infection

March 2013
West County Journal;3/27/2012, Vol. 49 Issue 13, pB8
The article reports on a study which found that the use of antiseptic wipes, such as chlorhexidine to bathe patients in intensive care units (ICUs), was associated with a reduced risk of bloodstream and antibiotic-resistant bacterial skin infections, as compared to using regular soap and water.


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