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antisepsis

Saltos de línea: anti|sep¦sis
Pronunciación: /antɪˈsɛpsɪs
 
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Definición de antisepsis en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
The practice of using antiseptics to eliminate the microorganisms that cause disease. Compare with asepsis.
Example sentences
  • The overwhelming message was the need to teach and practice familiar prevention strategies, including asepsis, antisepsis, adjunctive measures, and appropriate antibiotic prophylaxis.
  • The most important progress in the surgical management of patients during the past 100 years has resulted from non-operative components of surgical care: anaesthesia, antisepsis, and asepsis.
  • The Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee provides an in-depth review and guideline for hand antisepsis in healthcare settings.

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