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Impact of chlorhexidine-impregnated washcloths on reducing incidence of vancomycin-resistant enterococci colonization in hematology-oncology patients.

Bass P, Karki S, Rhodes D, Gonelli S, Land G, Watson K, Spelman D, Harrington G, Kennon J, Cheng AC.

Am J Infect Control. 2013 Apr;41(4):345-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2012.04.324. Epub 2012 Sep 11.

PMID:
22980512
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Chlorhexidine gluconate to cleanse patients in a medical intensive care unit: the effectiveness of source control to reduce the bioburden of vancomycin-resistant enterococci.

Vernon MO, Hayden MK, Trick WE, Hayes RA, Blom DW, Weinstein RA; Chicago Antimicrobial Resistance Project (CARP)..

Arch Intern Med. 2006 Feb 13;166(3):306-12.

PMID:
16476870
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Impact of chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infections among general medical patients.

Kassakian SZ, Mermel LA, Jefferson JA, Parenteau SL, Machan JT.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Mar;32(3):238-43. doi: 10.1086/658334.

PMID:
21460508
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The effect of daily bathing with chlorhexidine on the acquisition of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus, and healthcare-associated bloodstream infections: results of a quasi-experimental multicenter trial.

Climo MW, Sepkowitz KA, Zuccotti G, Fraser VJ, Warren DK, Perl TM, Speck K, Jernigan JA, Robles JR, Wong ES.

Crit Care Med. 2009 Jun;37(6):1858-65. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e31819ffe6d.

PMID:
19384220
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Significant reduction in vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization and bacteraemia after introduction of a bleach-based cleaning-disinfection programme.

Grabsch EA, Mahony AA, Cameron DR, Martin RD, Heland M, Davey P, Petty M, Xie S, Grayson ML.

J Hosp Infect. 2012 Dec;82(4):234-42. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2012.08.010. Epub 2012 Oct 25.

PMID:
23103245
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Effect of daily chlorhexidine bathing on hospital-acquired infection.

Climo MW, Yokoe DS, Warren DK, Perl TM, Bolon M, Herwaldt LA, Weinstein RA, Sepkowitz KA, Jernigan JA, Sanogo K, Wong ES.

N Engl J Med. 2013 Feb 7;368(6):533-42. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1113849. Erratum in: N Engl J Med. 2013 Jun 13;368(24):2341.

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Prior environmental contamination increases the risk of acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococci.

Drees M, Snydman DR, Schmid CH, Barefoot L, Hansjosten K, Vue PM, Cronin M, Nasraway SA, Golan Y.

Clin Infect Dis. 2008 Mar 1;46(5):678-85. doi: 10.1086/527394.

PMID:
18230044
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Risk factors for new detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in acute-care hospitals that employ strict infection control procedures.

Padiglione AA, Wolfe R, Grabsch EA, Olden D, Pearson S, Franklin C, Spelman D, Mayall B, Johnson PD, Grayson ML.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2003 Aug;47(8):2492-8.

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Molecular epidemiology and risk factors for colonization by vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus in patients with hematologic malignancies.

Almyroudis NG, Lesse AJ, Hahn T, Samonis G, Hazamy PA, Wongkittiroch K, Wang ES, McCarthy PL Jr, Wetzler M, Segal BH.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 May;32(5):490-6. doi: 10.1086/659408.

PMID:
21515980
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Risk factors for acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococci among hematology-oncology patients.

Suntharam N, Lankford MG, Trick WE, Peterson LR, Noskin GA.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Jul;43(3):183-8.

PMID:
12106950
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Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus colonization before admission to the intensive care unit: a clinico-epidemiologic analysis.

Song JY, Cheong HJ, Jo YM, Choi WS, Noh JY, Heo JY, Kim WJ.

Am J Infect Control. 2009 Nov;37(9):734-40. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2008.09.025. Epub 2009 Feb 1.

PMID:
19188004
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The role of "colonization pressure" in the spread of vancomycin-resistant enterococci: an important infection control variable.

Bonten MJ, Slaughter S, Ambergen AW, Hayden MK, van Voorhis J, Nathan C, Weinstein RA.

Arch Intern Med. 1998 May 25;158(10):1127-32.

PMID:
9605785
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Reduction in acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus after enforcement of routine environmental cleaning measures.

Hayden MK, Bonten MJ, Blom DW, Lyle EA, van de Vijver DA, Weinstein RA.

Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Jun 1;42(11):1552-60. Epub 2006 Apr 27.

PMID:
16652312
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[Evaluation of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization at Gaziantep Children's Hospital, Turkey].

Yiş R, Aslan S, Cıtak C, Değirmenci S.

Mikrobiyol Bul. 2011 Oct;45(4):646-54. Turkish.

PMID:
22090295
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Impact of the reduction of environmental and equipment contamination on vancomycin-resistant enterococcus rates.

Perugini MR, Nomi SM, Lopes GK, Belei RA, van der Heijden IM, Mostachio AK, Grion C, Couto EB Jr, Costa SF.

Infection. 2011 Dec;39(6):587-93. doi: 10.1007/s15010-011-0140-6. Epub 2011 Aug 17.

PMID:
21847554
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Incidence and risk factors of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus colonization in burn unit patients.

Altoparlak U, Koca O, Ozkurt Z, Akcay MN.

Burns. 2011 Feb;37(1):49-53. doi: 10.1016/j.burns.2010.08.007.

PMID:
20926196
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Factors associated with acquisition of vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE) in roommate contacts of patients colonized or infected with VRE in a tertiary care hospital.

Zhou Q, Moore C, Eden S, Tong A, McGeer A; Mount Sinai Hospital Infection Control Team..

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2008 May;29(5):398-403. doi: 10.1086/587187.

PMID:
18419360

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