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Chlorhexidine-Impregnated Sponge Dressing: A Clinical Trial

2015-06-16 03:08:22 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to compare the use of chlorhexidine-gel-impregnated dressing and the transparent polyurethane film dressing as coverage of the site of insertion of central venous catheter, in the evaluation of catheter colonization in critically ill adults patients.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Catheter-Related Infections

Intervention

chlorhexidine-gel-impregnated dressing, Polyurethane film dressing

Location

Clinical Hospital of Ribeirão Preto Medical School (HCFMRP-USP)
Ribeirão Preto
São Paulo
Brazil
14048-900

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Sao Paulo

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2015-06-16T03:08:22-0400

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