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Components of Chlorhexidine Gluconate Dressing

2014-08-27 03:14:07 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine the contents of a chlorhexidine-containing dressing after use.

Description

To characterize the chemical composition of the CHG (2% CHG) Catheter Dressing Patch as compared to Biopatch Protective Disk with CHG, and Tegaderm IV (intravenous) Securement Dressing over a wear period of 7 days.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)

Conditions

Healthy

Intervention

CHG Catheter Dressing Patch, Biopatch, Tegaderm CHG

Location

Cetero Research
St. Charles
Missouri
United States
63301

Status

Completed

Source

CareFusion

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:14:07-0400

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