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CHGChange
CHGChanged
CHGCharge
CHGCompressed Hydrogen Gas (fuel type)
CHGChlorhexidine Gluconate (aka chloraprep)
CHGCentre Hospitalier de Granby (French: Granby Hospital Center; Granby, Canada)
CHGConfederación Hidrográfica del Guadiana (Spanish: Guadiana Hydrographic Confederation; Guadiana, Spain)
CHGCoyle Hospitality Group (est. 1996; New York, NY)
CHGCentre Hospitalier Général (French: general hospital)
CHGConstellation Hotel Group (Australia)
CHGCertified Hydrogeologist
CHGCompass Hotel Group (Australia)
CHGCome Holy Ghost (Catholicism)
CHGCatalytic Hydrothermal Gasification (fuel production)
CHGCritical Hydraulic Gradient
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Kusari also cautions that there is no consensus regarding preprocedure skin sterilization with common products such as Chlorhexidine gluconate 0.5% or povidone iodine, as each can have risks (for example, irritation, thyroid suppression).
The blue brush was assessed for efficacy of 0.2% Chlorhexidine gluconate used in different environmental conditions in which the brushes were stored by different group members.
The mouthwashes contain several active ingredients, such as chlorhexidine gluconate, phenol mixture with essential oil, povidone-iodine, and hyaluronic acid.
Antimicrobial activity of a novel adhesive containing Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) against the resident microflora in human volunteers.
From the analysis, it is evident that topical antiseptic (chlorhexidine gluconate) reduces the risk of dry socket/infection by 58% (RR = 42; 95% CI; 0.28-0.68) and antibiotics by 44% (RR= 56; 95% CI; 0.34-0.91).
Patients undergoing clean or clean contaminated surgeries were included and were randomly assigned to one of the two groups: group I comprised patients whose skin was preoperatively disinfected using 10% povidone-iodine, and in group II by 2% chlorhexidine gluconate in 70% alcohol.
The product segments included in this report are hypochlorite, quaternary ammonium compounds, hydrogen peroxide, chlorhexidine gluconate, peracetic acid, chlorine dioxide, phenolic compounds, alcohols, iodine compounds and aldehydes.
Two tests were done (MTT assay and CLSM analysis) to determine the effectiveness of nanosilver gel, chlorhexidine gluconate, and camphorated phenol on E.faecalis biofilm.
Results: The majority of studies have shown mouth rinses containing chlorhexidine gluconate or essential oils and methyl salicylate provide clinically significant anti-gingivitis and antiplaque benefits.
A lone study comparing chlorhexidine gluconate with povidone-iodine was undertaken by Berry et al (1982) and found a statistically significantly higher rate of infection in the povidone iodine group than the chlorhexidine group.
A new approach to helping prevent skin infections during sports is to shower or wash prior to activity with a cleanser that contains 4% chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG).
In the USA the most popular skin preparation is 10% aqueous povidone-iodine, and in their trial the authors test it against 2% chlorhexidine gluconate and 70% alcohol.