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Efficacy of Improved Hydrogen Peroxide against Important Healthcare-Associated Pathogens

  • William A. Rutala (a1) (a2), Maria F. Gergen (a1) and David J. Weber (a1) (a2)
Abstract

This study was designed to test in vitro efficacy of 2 improved hydrogen peroxide (HP) products against 3 standard HP products and 1 quaternary ammonium compound. Improved HP is significantly superior to standard HP at the same concentration and can be used for disinfection of environmental surfaces or noncritical patient care items.

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Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology
  • ISSN: 0899-823X
  • EISSN: 1559-6834
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