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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29774550/efficacy-of-vaporized-hydrogen-peroxide-for-repeated-sterilization-of-a-single-use-single-incision-laparoscopic-surgery-port
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Valery F Scharf, Brian Dent, Megan E Jacob, Brandon Moore
OBJECTIVE: To determine the ability of vaporized hydrogen peroxide (VHP) to sterilize a single-use single-incision laparoscopic surgery port and its associated components after repeated simulated uses. STUDY DESIGN: Prospective in vitro experimental study. SAMPLE POPULATION: Six single-use single-incision laparoscopic surgery ports with associated cannulas and insufflation tubing. METHODS: Ports, cannulas, and tubing were subjected to 10 cycles of simulated use, bacterial inoculation with Staphylococcus pseudintermedius and Escherichia coli, decontamination and sterilization, and testing via culture based on their treatment group designation...
May 17, 2018: Veterinary Surgery: VS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29715662/antimicrobial-effect-of-different-peroxyacetic-acid-and-hydrogen-peroxide-formats-against-spores-of-clostridium-estertheticum
#2
John Mills, Kylie Marree Horváth, Gale Brightwell
"Blown pack" spoilage is primarily caused by Clostridium estertheticum. The primary source of contamination is probably pelts, faeces and soil during opening cuts and de-hiding. Peroxyacetic acid (POAA) based fogs are commonly included in an abattoir's routine cleaning process. Hydrogen peroxide (H2 O2 ) is a powerful oxidizing agent that penetrates microbe cell walls causing cell death. In this study, we compared the ability of H2 O2 and OXYSAN ZS (POAA containing 1-hydroxyethylidine-1,1-diphosphonic acid as a stabilizer) in different formats to inactivate C...
April 23, 2018: Meat Science
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29674093/degradation-of-organic-dyes-by-a-new-heterogeneous-fenton-reagent-fe-2-ges-4-nanoparticle
#3
Xiaoguo Shi, Ang Tian, Junhua You, He Yang, Yuzheng Wang, Xiangxin Xue
The heterogeneous Fenton system has become the hotspot in the decontamination field due to its effective degradation performance with a wide pH range. Based on the unstable chemical properties of pyrite, in this article, Fe2 GeS4 nanoparticles with better thermodynamic stability were prepared by vacuum sintering and high energy ball milling and its potential as Fenton reagent was investigated for the first time. Three determinants of the heterogeneous Fenton system including the iron source, hydrogen peroxide, pH and the degradation mechanism were investigated...
April 11, 2018: Journal of Hazardous Materials
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29545321/vapor-phase-hydrogen-peroxide-sanitization-of-an-isolator-for-aseptic-filling-of-monoclonal-antibody-drug-product-hydrogen-peroxide-uptake-and-impact-on-protein-quality
#4
Aaron Hubbard, Thomas Reodl, Ada Hui, Stephanie Knueppel, Kirk Eppler, Siegfried Lehnert, Yuh-Fun Maa
A monoclonal antibody drug product (DP) manufacturing process was transferred to a different production site, where aseptic filling took place within an isolator that was sanitized using vapor phase hydrogen peroxide (VPHP). A quality-by-design approach was applied for study design to understand the impact of VPHP uptake in the isolator on DP quality. A combination of small-scale and manufacturing-scale studies was performed to evaluate the sensitivity of the monoclonal antibody to hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) as well as VPHP uptake mechanisms during the filling process...
March 15, 2018: PDA Journal of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29475013/recommendations-for-the-successful-control-of-a-large-outbreak-of-vancomycin-resistant-enterococcus-faecium-in-a-non-endemic-hospital-setting
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F N J Frakking, W S Bril, J C Sinnige, J E Van't Klooster, B A W de Jong, E J van Hannen, M Tersmette
BACKGROUND: A large outbreak of three epidemic vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (VRE) clones affected the study hospital for almost two years. AIM: To describe the strategy to successfully control this outbreak and eradicate VRE from the study hospital. METHODS: Infection control interventions started after detection of VRE in three patients. Hospital-wide surveillance was started after ongoing transmission despite isolation precautions, cleaning and contact tracing...
February 21, 2018: Journal of Hospital Infection
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29446027/review-of-the-methods-for-determination-of-reactive-oxygen-species-and-suggestion-for-their-application-in-advanced-oxidation-induced-by-dielectric-barrier-discharges
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Emile S Massima Mouele, Olanrewaju Ojo Fatoba, Omotola Babajide, Kassim O Badmus, Leslie F Petrik
Advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) particularly non-thermal plasmas based on electrical discharges have been widely investigated for water and wastewater treatment. Dielectric barrier discharges (DBDs) generate large amounts of selective and non-selective reactive oxygen species (ROS) such as ozone, hydrogen peroxide, atomic oxygen, superoxide molecular anions and hydroxyl radicals, having been proved to be efficient for water decontamination among various forms of electrical discharge systems. The detection and quantification methods of these oxygen species in non-thermal plasmas have been reviewed...
April 2018: Environmental Science and Pollution Research International
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29441378/iron-montmorillonite-clays-as-active-sorbents-for-the-decontamination-of-hazardous-chemical-warfare-agents
#7
F Carniato, C Bisio, C Evangelisti, R Psaro, V Dal Santo, D Costenaro, L Marchese, M Guidotti
A class of heterogeneous catalysts based on commercial bentonite from natural origin, containing at least 80 wt% of montmorillonite clay, was designed to transform selectively and under mild conditions toxic organosulfur and organophosphorus chemical warfare agents into non-noxious products with a reduced impact on health and environment. The bentonite from the natural origin was modified by introducing iron species and acid sites in the interlayer space, aiming to obtain a sorbent with strong catalytic oxidising and hydrolytic properties...
February 27, 2018: Dalton Transactions: An International Journal of Inorganic Chemistry
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29341384/influence-of-spore-and-carrier-material-surface-hydrophobicity-on-decontamination-efficacy-with-condensing-hydrogen-peroxide-vapor
#8
Elisabeth Eschlbeck, Christina Seeburger, Ulrich Kulozik
AIMS: To investigate the influence of surface hydrophobicity of carrier material and bacterial spores of Bacillus subtilis SA 22 and Bacillus atrophaeus (DSM 675) on spore inactivation with condensing hydrogen peroxide gas. METHODS AND RESULTS: Surface hydrophobicity of bacterial spores and carrier material was determined by means of contact angle measurement. Spores of Bacillus subtilis showed water contact angles of 90 °, spores of Bacillus atrophaeus showed water contact angles of 42 °...
January 16, 2018: Journal of Applied Microbiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29219196/evaluation-of-efficacy-of-repeated-decontamination-and-sterilization-of-single-incision-laparoscopic-surgery-ports-intended-for-1-time-use
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Brian Petrovsky, Eric Monnet
OBJECTIVE: To determine the efficacy of repeated decontamination and sterilization of a disposable port intended for 1-time use during single-incision laparoscopy. STUDY DESIGN: Experimental; prospective, controlled design. METHODS: Six single-access ports used 4 times and 6 single-access ports used 8 times to perform various clean, minimally invasive surgeries were evaluated. Ports were decontaminated in an enzymatic cleaner (dilution, 3:100) and cleaned with a scrub brush for 5 minutes...
December 8, 2017: Veterinary Surgery: VS
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29174643/inactivation-of-bacillus-anthracis-spores-to-decontaminate-subway-railcar-and-related-materials-via-the-fogging-of-peracetic-acid-and-hydrogen-peroxide-sporicidal-liquids
#10
William R Richter, Joseph P Wood, Morgan Q S Wendling, James V Rogers
The inactivation of Bacillus anthracis spores on subway and used subway railcar materials was evaluated using fogged peracetic acid/hydrogen peroxide (PAA) and hydrogen peroxide (H2 O2 ). A total of 21 separate decontamination tests were conducted using bacterial spores of both B. anthracis Ames (B.a.) and Bacillus atrophaeus (B.g.) inoculated onto several types of materials. Tests were conducted using commercial off-the-shelf fogging equipment filled with either PAA or H2 O2 to fumigate a ∼15 cubic meter chamber under uncontrolled ambient relative humidity and controlled temperature (10 or 20 °C) from 8 to 168 h...
January 15, 2018: Journal of Environmental Management
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29143704/identification-of-clostridium-difficile-reservoirs-in-the-patient-environment-and-efficacy-of-aerial-hydrogen-peroxide-decontamination
#11
Samuel Yui, Shanom Ali, Monika Muzslay, Annette Jeanes, A Peter R Wilson
OBJECTIVE To identify, using a novel enhanced method of recovery, environmental sites where spores of Clostridium difficile persist despite cleaning and hydrogen peroxide aerial decontamination. DESIGN Cohort study. SETTING Tertiary referral center teaching hospital. METHODS In total, 16 sites representing high-frequency contact or difficult-to-clean surfaces in a single-isolation room or bed area in patient bed bays were sampled before and after terminal or hydrogen peroxide disinfection using a sponge swab...
December 2017: Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29102134/inactivation-of-cronobacter-malonaticus-cells-and-inhibition-of-its-biofilm-formation-exposed-to-hydrogen-peroxide-stress
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Yingwang Ye, Maofeng Zhang, Rui Jiao, Na Ling, Xiyan Zhang, Liaowang Tong, Haiyang Zeng, Jumei Zhang, Qingping Wu
Presence of Cronobacter malonaticus in powdered infant formula (PIF) poses a high risk to infant and public health. Cronobacter malonaticus has been widely distributed in food and food processing environments, and the true origin of C. malonaticus in PIF is poorly understood. Control and prevention of C. malonaticus is necessary for achieving microbial safety of PIF. However, little information about decontamination of C. malonaticus is available. In this study, effects of hydrogen peroxide on inactivation and morphological changes of C...
January 2018: Journal of Dairy Science
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29032094/bicarbonate-activated-hydrogen-peroxide-and-efficient-decontamination-of-toxic-sulfur-mustard-and-nerve-gas-simulants
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Sanping Zhao, Hailing Xi, Yanjun Zuo, Qi Wang, Zhicheng Wang, Zengyuan Yan
13 C NMR spectra showed that peroxymonocarbonate (HCO4 - ) was generated in the NaHCO3 -activated H2 O2 solution and pH was a key factor in its production. A cycle for the bicarbonate anion was proposed as HCO3 - →HCO3 → (CO2 )2 *→CO2 (aq)→HCO4 - (H2 CO4 )→HCO3 - (HCO3 ) basing on the results of NMR, electron paramagnetic resonance, chemiluminescence analysis. In this cycle, (CO2 )2 * was the key intermediate and (CO2 )2 *→2CO2 +hv was the rate controlling step. Thioanisole and paraoxon, the simulants of sulfur mustard gas and nerve gas, respectively, were efficiently decontaminated by the NaHCO3 -activated H2 O2 solution...
February 15, 2018: Journal of Hazardous Materials
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29020663/characterization-and-application-of-azo-dye-e-n-phenyl-4-thiazole-2-yldiazenyl-aniline-pda-for-biomedical-sterilization
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Ozge Surucu, Serdar Abaci
Sterilization is the certain and absolute decontamination of microorganisms totally from all manner of alive and active species. Sterilization devices used in the sterilization processes are between laboratory and external patient application devices of biomedical device technology, and they are designed to remove equipments from germs. The application potential of hetarilazo indole based azo dyes in the biomedical sterilization are known and azo dyes come into prominence in this class because of simplicity of their synthesis and procurement of low-cost raw materials...
September 27, 2017: Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28984881/polyoxometalate-based-gelating-networks-for-entrapment-and-catalytic-decontamination
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Kevin P Sullivan, Wade A Neiwert, Huadong Zeng, Anil K Mehta, Qiushi Yin, Daniel A Hillesheim, Skanda Vivek, Panchao Yin, Daniel L Collins-Wildman, Eric R Weeks, Tianbo Liu, Craig L Hill
We report the synthesis and characterization of a new class of organic/inorganic hybrid polymers composed of covalently-bound 1,3,5-benzenetricarboxamide linkers and anionic polyoxovanadate clusters with varying counter-cations. These materials form gels within seconds upon contact with polar aprotic organic liquids and catalyze the degradation of odorants and toxic molecules under mild conditions including aerobic oxidation of thiols, hydrogen peroxide-catalyzed oxidation of sulfides, and hydrolysis of organophosphate chemical warfare agent analogues...
October 17, 2017: Chemical Communications: Chem Comm
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28952000/the-efficacy-and-sterilisation-of-human-decellularised-dermal-allografts-with-combinations-of-cupric-ions-and-hydrogen-peroxide
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S F Leow-Dyke, P Rooney, J N Kearney
Decellularised tissue allografts have been used in reconstructive surgical applications and transplantation for many years. Some of the current methods of sterilisation have a detrimental effect on the tissue graft structure and function. The anti-microbial activity of cupric ions and hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) are well known however their combined application is not currently utilised as a decontamination agent in the tissue banking world sector. The aim of this study was to determine the combined concentrations of copper chloride (CuCl2) and H2O2 that have the optimal bactericidal and sporicidal activity on decellularised (dCELL) human dermis...
September 26, 2017: Cell and Tissue Banking
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28939316/controlling-a-possible-outbreak-of-candida-auris-infection-lessons-learnt-from-multiple-interventions
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M Biswal, S M Rudramurthy, N Jain, A S Shamanth, D Sharma, K Jain, L N Yaddanapudi, A Chakrabarti
BACKGROUND: Multidrug-resistant Candida auris infection has been reported from five continents in recent years. The prevalence of C. auris invasive infection has been estimated at 5.3% for intensive-care-acquired candidaemia in India. The transmission of the organism between the patients and from environment to patients is rapid. AIM: To understand the intra-hospital dynamics of C. auris transmission and to determine the possible interventions to prevent its spread...
December 2017: Journal of Hospital Infection
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28893449/successful-control-of-2-simultaneous-outbreaks-of-oxa-48-carbapenemase-producing-enterobacteriaceae-and-multidrug-resistant-acinetobacter-baumannii-in-an-intensive-care-unit
#18
A Robustillo-Rodela, V Pérez-Blanco, M A Espinel Ruiz, G Ruiz Carrascoso, J C Figueira Iglesias, D Abad Martín
BACKGROUND: This report describes a double outbreak of OXA-48-producing Enterobacteriaceae (OXA-48-PE) and multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MRAB) in an intensive care unit (ICU) and the effectiveness of measures implemented, including decontamination with vaporized hydrogen peroxide (VHP). METHODS: Affected patients were isolated in a confined area and cared for by dedicated personnel. Four percent chlorhexidine soap was used for patient daily hygiene...
December 1, 2017: American Journal of Infection Control
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28872735/in-vitro-efficacy-of-disinfectants-utilised-for-skin-decolonisation-and-environmental-decontamination-during-a-hospital-outbreak-with-candida-auris
#19
Alireza Abdolrasouli, Darius Armstrong-James, Lisa Ryan, Silke Schelenz
Candida auris has caused nosocomial infections and transmissions within hospital settings. As little is known about the efficacy of skin and environmental decontamination products to kill C. auris, this study investigated the in vitro activity of chlorine, chlorhexidine, iodine povidone and vaporised hydrogen peroxide products against C. auris. H2 O2 vapour showed 96.6%-100% effective killing of C. auris. All isolates were inhibited by chlorhexidine gluconate concentrations at 0.125%-1.5% and for iodinated povidone at 0...
September 5, 2017: Mycoses
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/28754034/effect-of-cultivation-ph-on-the-surface-hydrophobicity-of-bacillus-subtilis-spores
#20
Elisabeth Eschlbeck, Simon A W Bauer, Ulrich Kulozik
Bacillus subtilis spores are often used as biological indicators (BI) to monitor decontamination processes with gaseous hydrogen peroxide. Results in practical inactivation validation tests, however, vary considerably with no available explanation so far. This study reports on the effect of cultivation pH on spore surface hydrophobicity. Surface hydrophobicity is suspected to have an impact on the decontamination of technical surfaces such as packaging material when gaseous, condensing hydrogen peroxide is applied...
December 2017: AMB Express
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