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61. Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis (Full text)

Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis Reappraisal of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate for patients receiving mechanical ventilation: systematic review and meta-analysis Klompas M, Speck K, Howell MD, Greene LR, Berenholtz SM CRD (...) summary The review findings were not conclusive but indicated that routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate may prevent lower respiratory tract infections in cardiac surgery patients receiving mechanical ventilation. Benefit was limited for non-cardiac surgery patients. This was a generally well conducted review. The authors’ conclusions seem sufficiently cautious and likely to be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the effects of routine oral care with chlorhexidine gluconate on patient

2014 DARE. PubMed

62. The Supplemental Use of Chlorhexidine with Scaling and Root Planning Therapy, When Treating Diabetic Patients, does not Significantly Improve Periodontal Outcomes as Compared to Scaling and Root Planning Alone

The Supplemental Use of Chlorhexidine with Scaling and Root Planning Therapy, When Treating Diabetic Patients, does not Significantly Improve Periodontal Outcomes as Compared to Scaling and Root Planning Alone UTCAT2628, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title The Supplemental Use of Chlorhexidine with Scaling and Root Planning Therapy, When Treating Diabetic Patients, does not Significantly Improve Periodontal (...) Outcomes as Compared to Scaling and Root Planning Alone Clinical Question For diabetic patients undergoing scaling and root planning periodontal therapy, does a combination therapy that includes Chlorhexidine significantly improve periodontal outcomes over scaling and root planning without chlorhexidine? Clinical Bottom Line The use of Chlorhexidene in a combination therapy did not yield statistically significant results when compared to scaling and root planning therapy alone. Best Evidence (you may

2014 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

63. Selective digestive or oropharyngeal decontamination and topical oropharyngeal chlorhexidine for prevention of death in general intensive care: systematic review and network meta-analysis. (Full text)

Selective digestive or oropharyngeal decontamination and topical oropharyngeal chlorhexidine for prevention of death in general intensive care: systematic review and network meta-analysis. To determine the effect on mortality of selective digestive decontamination, selective oropharyngeal decontamination, and topical oropharyngeal chlorhexidine in adult patients in general intensive care units and to compare these interventions with each other in a network meta-analysis.Systematic review (...) digestive decontamination, selective oropharyngeal decontamination, or oropharyngeal chlorhexidine compared with standard care or placebo.Selective digestive decontamination had a favourable effect on mortality, with a direct evidence odds ratio of 0.73 (95% confidence interval 0.64 to 0.84). The direct evidence odds ratio for selective oropharyngeal decontamination was 0.85 (0.74 to 0.97). Chlorhexidine was associated with increased mortality (odds ratio 1.25, 1.05 to 1.50). When each intervention

2014 BMJ PubMed

64. Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines

Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines CADTH Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA (...) database. Citation CADTH. Chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections: clinical effectiveness and guidelines. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response - Summary of Abstracts. 2013 Authors' conclusions Seven systematic reviews, two randomized controlled trials, and six non-randomized studies were identified regarding the use of chlorhexidine for the prevention of surgical site infections. No relevant evidence-based guidelines were identified

2014 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

65. Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants

Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants - GOV.UK GOV.UK uses cookies to make the site simpler. or Search Chlorhexidine solutions: reminder of the risk of chemical burns in premature infants A European review has considered MHRA evidence together with additional information from spontaneous reporting and published literature. Published 11 December 2014 From (...) : Therapeutic area: , Article date: November 2014 In we informed you of the risk of severe chemical injuries associated with the use of both alcohol-based and water-based chlorhexidine solutions for skin disinfection in premature infants. This was based on Yellow Card reports and reports identified in the literature. A European review has since considered the MHRA evidence together with additional information from spontaneous reporting and published literature. This European review confirmed our findings

2014 MHRA Drug Safety Update

66. Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines

Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness (...) , and guidelines CADTH Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation CADTH. Use of chlorhexidine gluconate with alcohol for the prevention of peripheral intravenous device infections: a review of clinical and cost effectiveness, and guidelines. Ottawa: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH). Rapid Response. 2014 Authors

2014 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

67. Randomised controlled trial: In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection

Randomised controlled trial: In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your (...) settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection Article Text Nursing issues Randomised controlled trial In intensive care and bone marrow transplantation settings, daily bathing with chlorhexidine wash cloths reduces the risk of hospital-acquired infection Joan Webster 1 , 2 , Gabor Mihala 3 Statistics from Altmetric.com Commentary on: Climo MW , Yokoe DS , Warren DK , et al . Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection

2014 Evidence-Based Nursing

68. Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining

Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA products Access oral (...) -health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists Learn about recognized dental specialties and certifying boards Evidence Education * Associated Topics Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Anthony Jackson

2013 ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

69. Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining

Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA products Access oral (...) -health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists Learn about recognized dental specialties and certifying boards Evidence Education * Associated Topics Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Anthony Jackson

2013 ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

70. Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining

Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA products Access oral (...) -health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists Learn about recognized dental specialties and certifying boards Evidence Education * Associated Topics Chlorhexidine reduces plaque and inflammation, but causes staining Anthony Jackson

2013 ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

71. In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections

In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment (...) . No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Healthcare Technology Brief Publication. 2013 Authors' conclusions Hospital-acquired infections (HAIs), also known as healthcare-associated infections, are infections that occur in patients who are hospitalized in a healthcare setting and who are receiving

2013 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

72. The effectiveness of different concentrations of chlorhexidine for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia: a meta-analysis (PubMed)

The effectiveness of different concentrations of chlorhexidine for prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia: a meta-analysis To evaluate the effectiveness of chlorhexidine for the prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia and explore the preferred concentration of chlorhexidine.The implementation of effective oral care measures could reduce the incidence of ventilator-associated pneumonia, but among several randomised controlled trials, whether using chlorhexidine is effective (...) and which concentration is more appropriate remain controversial.A meta-analysis was conducted.We searched the Cochrane Library, PubMed, Embase, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature, China Biology Medicine disc and Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure to collect randomised controlled trials of mechanically ventilated adult patients receiving oral care with chlorhexidine to prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia. The quality of randomised controlled trials was critically

2013 EvidenceUpdates

73. Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients

Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA (...) products Access oral-health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists Learn about recognized dental specialties and certifying boards Evidence Education * Associated Topics Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit

2013 ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

74. Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients

Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA (...) products Access oral-health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists Learn about recognized dental specialties and certifying boards Evidence Education * Associated Topics Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit

2013 ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

75. Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients

Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit some patients ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA (...) products Access oral-health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists Learn about recognized dental specialties and certifying boards Evidence Education * Associated Topics Use of chlorhexidine varnish to prevent root caries may benefit

2013 ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry

76. Low level evidence suggests chlorhexidine gel (0.2%) is a better alternative to chlorhexidine rinse (0.12%) in preventing dry socket in third molar extractions when both are applied post-operatively.

Low level evidence suggests chlorhexidine gel (0.2%) is a better alternative to chlorhexidine rinse (0.12%) in preventing dry socket in third molar extractions when both are applied post-operatively. UTCAT2587, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Low Level Evidence Suggests Chlorhexidine Gel (0.2%) is a Better Alternative to Chlorhexidine Rinse (0.12%) in Preventing Dry Socket in Third Molar Extractions (...) When Both are Applied Post-Operatively Clinical Question Is chlorhexidine gel (0.2%) more effective than chlorhexidine rinse (0.12%) in preventing dry socket in third molar extractions? Clinical Bottom Line In the prevention of dry socket, treatment with chlorhexidine (gel and rinse) is better than placebo. There is minimal evidence to support that the gel has better effectiveness than the rinse. Both gel and rinse were post-operative applications. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking

2013 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

77. Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection

Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation (...) of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Preadmission patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of surgical site infection. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Health Technology Brief Publication. 2013 Authors' conclusions Surgical site infections (SSIs) occur in approximately 2.0% to 3.5% of surgeries and have potentially serious consequences including death. These infections prolong hospitalization and increase costs. Whole-body

2013 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

78. Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection

Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database (...) . Citation Preoperative whole-body bathing with chlorhexidine gluconate 4% for prevention of surgical site infection. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Healthcare Technology Brief Publication. 2013 Authors' conclusions Surgical site infections (SSIs) occur in approximately 2.0% to 3.5% of surgeries and have potentially serious consequences including death. These infections prolong hospitalization and increase costs. Whole-body bathing with an antiseptic such as chlorhexidine gluconate is widely employed before

2013 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

79. Daily chlorhexidine bathing to reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, crossover trial. (Full text)

Daily chlorhexidine bathing to reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children: a multicentre, cluster-randomised, crossover trial. Bacteraemia is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in critically ill children. Our objective was to assess whether daily bathing in chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) compared with standard bathing practices would reduce bacteraemia in critically ill children.In an unmasked, cluster-randomised, two-period crossover trial, ten paediatric intensive-care units

2013 Lancet PubMed

80. Efficacy of Chlorhexidine Varnish In Treating Root Caries Of Geriatric Patients

Efficacy of Chlorhexidine Varnish In Treating Root Caries Of Geriatric Patients UTCAT2411, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Efficacy of Chlorhexidine Varnish In Treating Root Caries of Geriatric Patients Clinical Question Will the application of a chlorhexidine varnish prevent or reduce the progression of root caries in a geriatric population versus a placebo group? Clinical Bottom Line Chlorhexidine (...) varnish can aid in the reduction of the occurrence and progression of root caries in geriatric patients. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Banting/2000 236 Subjects Randomized control Trial Key results Treatment with 10% chlohexidine varnish demonstrated a significant reduction in root caries (p=0.02) and total caries (p=0.03) versus the placebo groups. The chlorhexidine varnish treatment

2013 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library