Use of chlorhexidine as a topical antiseptic for the prevention of nosocomial infection in premature neonates <29 weeks: A randomised controlled trial
This double blinded, randomised controlled trial aims to find the concentration of aqueous chlorhexidine that is safe and effective for use as a topical antiseptic in the extremely preterm infant. The trial commenced in April 2005 at RPA Newborn Care and data collection will be completed in 2009.
Sandie Bredemeyer, Ester Carman, Nick Evans & Shelley Reid
Nurses and Midwives Registration Board
Dr Sandie Bredemeyer
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