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Fecal Indicator Bacteria Contamination of Fomites and Household Demand for Surface Disinfection Products: A Case Study from Peru

Julian TR, MacDonald LH, Guo Y, Marks SJ, Kosek M, Yori PP, Pinedo SR, Schwab KJ

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Does Organic Material on Hospital Surfaces Reduce the Effectiveness of Hypochlorite and UV Radiation for Disinfection of Clostridium difficile?

Zhang A, Nerandzic MM, Kundrapu S, Donskey CJ

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Comparison of the Virucidal Efficiency of Peracetic Acid, Potassium Monopersulfate and Sodium Hypochlorite on Hepatitis A and Enteric Cytopathogenic Bovine Orphan Virus

Martin H, Soumet C, Fresnel R, Morin T, Lamaudière S, Le Sauvage AL, Deleurme K, Maris P

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Current and Emergent Strategies for Disinfection of Hospital Environments

Abreu AC, Tavares RR, Borges A, Mergulhão F, Simões M

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Efficacy of Commonly Used Disinfectants for Inactivation of Human Noroviruses and their Surrogates

Tung G, Macinga D, Arbogast J, Jaykus LA

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Assessment of the Environmental Microbiological Cross Contamination Following Hand Drying with Paper Hand Towels or an Air Blade Dryer

Margas E, Maguire E, Berland CR, Welander F, Holah JT

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Cleaning Assessment of Disinfectant Cleaning Wipes on an External Surface of a Medical Device Contaminated with Artificial Blood or Streptococcus Pneumoniae

Gold KM, Hitchins VM

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The Role of Surface Disinfection in Infection Prevention

Gebel J, Exner M, French G, Chartier Y, Christiansen B, Gemein S, Goroncy-Bermes P, Hartemann P, Heudorf U, Kramer A, Maillard JY, Oltmanns P, Rotter M, Sonntag H-G

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Decreased Activity of Commercially Available Disinfectants Containing Quaternary Ammonium Compounds when Exposed to Cotton Towels

Engelbrecht K, Ambrose D, Sifuentes L, Gerba C, Weart I, Koenig D

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Efficacy of alcohols and alcohol-based hand disinfectants against human enterovirus 71

Chang SC, Li WC, Huang KY, Huang YC, Chiu CH, Chen CJ, Hsieh YC, Kuo CY, Shih SR, Lin TY

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