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Quantitative assessment of risk reduction from hand washing with antibacterial soaps.

This study demonstrates the application of risk assessment for the evaluation of personal hygiene products. In this analysis, a significant reduction in the risk of acquiring a bacterial enteric infection was demonstrated through the use of antibacterial soaps. Abstract Q-333. In Abstracts in Environmental and General Applied Microbiology. ASM 99th General Meeting Chicago, June 2nd 1999.

Author: Gibson LL, Rose JB, Haas CN

Published: 02/06/1999

Publication Type: Journal article

Publisher: Abstracts in Environmental and General Applied Microbiology