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21. Hydrogen Peroxide or Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse After Scaling and Root Planing Are Equally Effective in Improving Clinical Attachment and Gingival Inflammation Levels in Adult Patients with Chronic Periodontitis

Hydrogen Peroxide or Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse After Scaling and Root Planing Are Equally Effective in Improving Clinical Attachment and Gingival Inflammation Levels in Adult Patients with Chronic Periodontitis UTCAT3147, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Hydrogen Peroxide or Chlorhexidine Mouth Rinse After Scaling and Root Planing Are Equally Effective in Improving Clinical Attachment and Gingival (...) Inflammation Levels in Adult Patients with Chronic Periodontitis Clinical Question In an adult patient with chronic periodontitis, is home use of hydrogen peroxide rinse as an adjunct to scaling and root planing more effective in improving clinical attachment level than chlorhexidine home rinse after scaling and root planing? Clinical Bottom Line Neither a 10-day course of hydrogen peroxide mouth rinse or chlorhexidine mouth rinse after scaling and root planing yielded significant improvements in clinical

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

22. Chlorhexidine (CHX) May Improve Bond Longevity and Reduce Failure of Resin Composites

Chlorhexidine (CHX) May Improve Bond Longevity and Reduce Failure of Resin Composites UTCAT3128, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine (CHX) May Improve Bond Longevity and Reduce Failure of Resin Composites Clinical Question Does pretreatment with chlorhexidine (CHX) improve bond longevity in patients with composite restorations? Clinical Bottom Line Pretreatment with chlorhexidine does improve (...) the microtensile strength of the bond in resin composites, but more studies are needed to determine if the results are clinically significant and if CHX extends the life of the restoration. Pretreatment with chlorhexidine has been found to be potentially deleterious only in self-etching adhesive systems. 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) Dionysopoulos/2016 14 studies that used CHX as pre-treatment

2017 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

23. Effect of Chlorhexidine Bathing Every Other Day on Prevention of Hospital-Acquired Infections in the Surgical ICU: A Single-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial (Abstract)

Effect of Chlorhexidine Bathing Every Other Day on Prevention of Hospital-Acquired Infections in the Surgical ICU: A Single-Center, Randomized Controlled Trial To test the hypothesis that compared with daily soap and water bathing, 2% chlorhexidine gluconate bathing every other day for up to 28 days decreases the risk of hospital-acquired catheter-associated urinary tract infection, ventilator-associated pneumonia, incisional surgical site infection, and primary bloodstream infection (...) in surgical ICU patients.This was a single-center, pragmatic, randomized trial. Patients and clinicians were aware of treatment-group assignment; investigators who determined outcomes were blinded.Twenty-four-bed surgical ICU at a quaternary academic medical center.Adults admitted to the surgical ICU from July 2012 to May 2013 with an anticipated surgical ICU stay for 48 hours or more were included.Patients were randomized to bathing with 2% chlorhexidine every other day alternating with soap and water

2016 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: predicted high

24. A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation Following Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty (Abstract)

A Randomized, Clinical Trial of Preadmission Chlorhexidine Skin Preparation Following Lower Extremity Total Joint Arthroplasty Periprosthetic infections are devastating postoperative complications of total joint arthroplasty (TJA), with native skin flora commonly identified as causative organisms. We compared 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated cloths to standard-of-care antiseptic bathing in patients before TJA, to evaluate periprosthetic infection risk at 1-year follow-up.This (...) was a prospective, randomized, controlled trial at a single institution of patients undergoing hip or knee arthroplasty. Chlorhexidine-treated patients (275 arthroplasties) applied 2% chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated cloths the night before and morning of admission. The standard-of-care cohort (279 arthroplasties) bathed with soap and water preadmission. Patients were excluded according to the following: (1) unable to comply with study requirements, (2) pregnant, (3) <18 years, (4) medical history

2016 EvidenceUpdates Controlled trial quality: uncertain

25. 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 HAYES, Inc. 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 HAYES, Inc.. In-hospital patient bathing with 2% chlorhexidine gluconate cloths (Sage Products Inc.) for prevention of hospital-acquired infections. Lansdale: HAYES, Inc.. Directory Publication. 2016 Authors' conclusions Purpose of Technology: The purpose of bathing hospitalized patients with cloths impregnated with the antiseptic 2% chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) is, as part of a comprehensive

2016 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

26. Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness

Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness | CADTH.ca Find the information you need Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Chlorhexidine Gluconate Wipes (...) for Infection Prevention in Acute and Critical Care: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness Published on: April 13, 2016 Project Number: RC0769-000 Product Line: Research Type: Devices and Systems Report Type: Summary with Critical Appraisal Result type: Report Question What is the clinical effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate wipes for infection prevention in adults patients in acute care? What is the clinical effectiveness of chlorhexidine gluconate wipes for infection prevention

2016 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

27. A Regimen of Postoperative Antibiotics and Chlorhexidine Rinses Can Increase The Success Rate of Implant Osseointegration Following Ridge Preservation

A Regimen of Postoperative Antibiotics and Chlorhexidine Rinses Can Increase The Success Rate of Implant Osseointegration Following Ridge Preservation UTCAT3080, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title A Regimen of Postoperative Antibiotics and Chlorhexidine Rinses Can Increase The Success Rate of Implant Osseointegration Following Ridge Preservation Clinical Question In patients undergoing implant placement (...) following ridge preservation, does the use of post operative antibiotics and chlorhexidine rinse increase the success rate of implant osseointegration compared to no antibiotic/chlorhexidine use? Clinical Bottom Line Both pre- and postoperative antibiotics and chlorhexidine use increase the success rate of implant osseointegration following bone graft placement. 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

2016 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

28. Chlorhexidine Bathing and Health Care-Associated Infections: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Chlorhexidine Bathing and Health Care-Associated Infections: A Randomized Clinical Trial PEDSCCM.org Criteria abstracted from series in Review Posted: founded 1995 Questions or comments?

2016 PedsCCM Evidence-Based Journal Club

29. Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine Background Paper

Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine Background Paper PS60 BP 2016 Page 1 PS60 BP 2016 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine Background Paper 1. PURPOSE The purpose of PS60 Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine (...) is to prevent recurrent inadvertent exposure and subsequent hypersensitivity reaction in these patients. The ANZCA Anaesthetic Allergy Subcommittee was convened in 2012 and works closely with the Australian and New Zealand Anaesthetic Allergy Group (ANZAAG). The subcommittee identified that as chlorhexidine was a very common hidden agent in the theatre environment and it has an increasing frequency of induced anaphylaxis, it warranted a policy in its own right. PS60 has been developed as ‘Guidelines

2016 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists

30. Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine

Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine PS60 2016 Page 1 PS60 2016 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) The following organisations have endorsed this document: Australian and New Zealand Anaesthetic Allergy Group (ANZAAG) Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine Introduction 1.1 Chlorhexidine (1:6-Di-4 (...) and throat lozenges. 1.2 Recognition of the efficacy of chlorhexidine has seen its use dramatically increase within the hospital and community environments in recent years. Hypersensitivity to chlorhexidine has an unknown incidence, but is currently still rare. Concomitant with widespread use, however, there have been increasing reports of hypersensitivity to chlorhexidine, usually immediate type hypersensitivity (in its severe form, anaphylaxis). 1.3 Ready identification of all products containing

2016 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists

31. Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%)

Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Search Search Toggle navigation Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Back to guidelines homepage Potential for harm as a result of off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) Published: 13/05/2016 Off-licence use of Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) has led to chemical burns when gauze swabs (...) soaked in the cream have been left in situ. The NHS England/ has been made aware of three separate incidents involving Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) cream which we are hereby drawing to your attention for local action. A few cases of chemical site burns with Hibitane (chlorhexidine 1%) occurring when Hibitane-soaked packs have been left in situ for several hours for gynaecological procedures have been reported to the MHRA and through the National Reporting and Learning System. Hibitane is licensed

2016 Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

32. Use of Chlorhexidine Prophylaxis in Preventing Oral Mucositis for Pediatric Cancer Patients

Use of Chlorhexidine Prophylaxis in Preventing Oral Mucositis for Pediatric Cancer Patients UTCAT2960, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Use of Chlorhexidine Prophylaxis in Preventing Oral Mucositis for Pediatric Cancer Patients Clinical Question Are pediatric cancer patients who received 0.12% chlorhexidine prophylaxis less likely to have oral mucositis? Clinical Bottom Line The effectiveness (...) of chlorhexidine prophylaxis in preventing oral mucositis for pediatric cancer patients has not been clearly supported by the literature. 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) Qutob/213 27 articles Systematic review of non-randomized studies Key results This paper systematically reviewed evidence on different agents used to prevent oral mucositis in children. Out of the 27 articles only seven reported

2015 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

33. The Interaction of Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorhexidine Gluconate, Two Commonly Used Endodontic Irrigants, Forms a Potentially Harmful Precipitate That Causes Obliteration of the Dentinal Tubules and Discoloration of the Root Canal System

The Interaction of Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorhexidine Gluconate, Two Commonly Used Endodontic Irrigants, Forms a Potentially Harmful Precipitate That Causes Obliteration of the Dentinal Tubules and Discoloration of the Root Canal System UTCAT2907, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title The Interaction of Sodium Hypochlorite and Chlorhexidine Gluconate, Two Commonly Used Endodontic Irrigants, Forms (...) a Potentially Harmful Precipitate That Causes Obliteration of the Dentinal Tubules and Discoloration of the Root Canal System Clinical Question Does the interaction of sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) and chlorhexidine gluconate (CHX) form a harmful precipitate in large enough amounts to cause patient concern? Clinical Bottom Line Sodium hypochlorite and chlorhexidine gluconate combine to form a dark brown precipitate containing small amounts of para-chloroanaline (PCA). PCA has been shown to be carcinogenic

2015 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

34. Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish May Provide a Benefit in the Prevention of Root Caries in High Caries Risk Individuals with Poor Oral Hygiene

Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish May Provide a Benefit in the Prevention of Root Caries in High Caries Risk Individuals with Poor Oral Hygiene UTCAT2890, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish May Provide a Benefit in the Prevention of Root Caries in High Caries Risk Individuals with Poor Oral Hygiene Clinical Question In adults at high caries risk, is application of Chlorhexidine (...) varnish better than Fluoride varnish in reducing root caries incidence? Clinical Bottom Line Chlorhexidine-Thymol Varnish (CHX-V), when applied to high risk patients with poor oral hygiene, limits the incidence of root carries as well as reduces the rate of growth of existing lesions. 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) Slot/2011 574 adult patients in 6 included studies Meta-Analysis Key

2015 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

35. No Strong Evidence in Support of Either Chlorhexidine Mouthwash or Varnish in Preventing Dental Caries

No Strong Evidence in Support of Either Chlorhexidine Mouthwash or Varnish in Preventing Dental Caries UTCAT2885, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title No Strong Evidence in Support of Either Chlorhexidine Mouthwash or Varnish in Preventing Dental Caries Clinical Question Is chlorhexidine mouthwash more effective in preventing caries development than chlorhexidine varnish? Clinical Bottom Line The available (...) clinical evidence supporting the efficacy of chlorhexidine varnish on preventing dental caries is weak. There is also no evidence to support the efficacy of chlorhexidine mouthwash in preventing dental caries. 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) Autio-Gold/2008 All age groups Literature review Key results A review of the current literature on chlorhexidine mouthwashes did not reveal

2015 UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library

36. Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Chlorhexidine bathing and health care-associated infections: a randomized clinical trial. Daily bathing of critically ill patients with the broad-spectrum, topical antimicrobial agent chlorhexidine is widely performed and may reduce health care-associated infections.To determine if daily bathing of critically ill patients with chlorhexidine decreases the incidence of health care-associated infections.A pragmatic cluster randomized, crossover study of 9340 patients admitted to 5 adult intensive (...) care units of a tertiary medical center in Nashville, Tennessee, from July 2012 through July 2013.Units performed once-daily bathing of all patients with disposable cloths impregnated with 2% chlorhexidine or nonantimicrobial cloths as a control. Bathing treatments were performed for a 10-week period followed by a 2-week washout period during which patients were bathed with nonantimicrobial disposable cloths, before crossover to the alternate bathing treatment for 10 weeks. Each unit crossed over

2015 JAMA Controlled trial quality: predicted high

37. Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection

Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk of colonisation of central venous catheters and risk of catheter-related bloodstream 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 (...) browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: chlorhexidine-impregnated dressings reduce risk

2015 Evidence-Based Nursing

38. Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia?

Systematic review with meta-analysis: Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? | 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 browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers (...) of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? Article Text Nursing issues Systematic review with meta-analysis Review: does chlorhexidine prevent ventilator-associated pneumonia? Michael Klompas

2015 Evidence-Based Nursing

39. Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures

Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures Rahm C, Adlerberth I, Erichsen Andersson A, Freadrich K, Jivegård L, Kullgren A, Svanberg T, Wold A, Sjögren P 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 Rahm C, Adlerberth I, Erichsen Andersson (...) A, Freadrich K, Jivegård L, Kullgren A, Svanberg T, Wold A, Sjögren P. Chlorhexidine wash prior to clean surgical procedures. Gothenburg: The Regional Health Technology Assessment Centre (HTA-centrum). HTA-rapport 2015:83. 2015 Authors' conclusions The question at issue was studied in seven RCTs and three cohort studies. Drawbacks of the included studies were that the time of follow-up was often short and only two cohort studies investigated implant infections, a more critical outcome than SSI in general

2015 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

40. Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine

Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine PS60 2016 Page 1 PS60 2016 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA) The following organisations have endorsed this document: Australian and New Zealand Anaesthetic Allergy Group (ANZAAG) Guidelines on the Perioperative Management of Patients with Suspected or Proven Hypersensitivity to Chlorhexidine Introduction 1.1 Chlorhexidine (1:6-Di-4 (...) and throat lozenges. 1.2 Recognition of the efficacy of chlorhexidine has seen its use dramatically increase within the hospital and community environments in recent years. Hypersensitivity to chlorhexidine has an unknown incidence, but is currently still rare. Concomitant with widespread use, however, there have been increasing reports of hypersensitivity to chlorhexidine, usually immediate type hypersensitivity (in its severe form, anaphylaxis). 1.3 Ready identification of all products containing

2015 Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists