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Patrícia Kuerten Rocha

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Nursing Department, Paediatric Area, Gepesca Laboratory, Florianópolis, Brazil; Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico (CNPq), Brazil; Alliance for Vascular Access Teaching and Research, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia

Disinfection of needleless connectors to reduce Staphylococcus aureus bacterial load

In this in vitro study, we compared the antimicrobial effectiveness of 4 disinfectants applied with sterile gauze: 70% IPA liquid (Rialcool®, Rioquímica), 70% ethanol liquid (Rialcool, Rioquímica),...

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