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Cutaneous antisepsis for prevention of intravascular catheter–associated infection in newborn infants

  1. Dharmesh Shah1,*,
  2. Mark Tracy2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group

Published Online: 31 MAR 2014

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011043


How to Cite

Shah D, Tracy M. Cutaneous antisepsis for prevention of intravascular catheter–associated infection in newborn infants (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD011043. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011043.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Westmead Hospital, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Sydney, Australia

  2. 2

    Westmead Hospital, Department of Neonatology, Westfield, Sydney, Australia

*Dharmesh Shah, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, NSW 2145, Australia. dharmeshparul@yahoo.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 31 MAR 2014

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To determine the safety and efficacy of different cutaneous antisepsis regimens for prevention of sepsis in newborn infants. Planned subgroup comparisons would include term infants and preterm infants, as well as various types of intravenous access.