Hand sanitizers may increase norovirus risk

CMAJ. 2011 Sep 6;183(12):E799-800. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.109-3922. Epub 2011 Aug 15.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Caliciviridae Infections / epidemiology*
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S.
  • Disease Outbreaks*
  • Disinfectants / administration & dosage*
  • Ethanol / administration & dosage*
  • Gastroenteritis / epidemiology*
  • Guidelines as Topic
  • Hand Disinfection*
  • Humans
  • Long-Term Care
  • Norovirus / drug effects*
  • Risk Factors
  • Soaps
  • United States / epidemiology

Substances

  • Disinfectants
  • Soaps
  • Ethanol