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The Effect of Ozonated Water and Chlorhexidine Gluconate on Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Clinical Trial

Nasrin Hanifi 1 , * , Masomeh Masoumi 2 , Mohammad Reza Jamshidi 3 and Soghrat Faghihzadeh 4
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1 Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Zanjan Nursing and Midwifery School, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences (ZUMS), IR Iran
2 MSc. in Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, IR Iran
3 M.D, Cardiac Anesthesiologist, Assistant Professor, School of Medicine, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, IR Iran
4 Ph.D, Professor of Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Zanjan University of Medical Sciences, Zanjan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: October 2017, 19 (10); e60576
  • Published Online: August 27, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 15, 2016
  • Revised: February 13, 2017
  • Accepted: May 15, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.60576

To Cite: Hanifi N, Masoumi M, Jamshidi M R, Faghihzadeh S. The Effect of Ozonated Water and Chlorhexidine Gluconate on Prevention of Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Clinical Trial, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2017 ; 19(10):e60576. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.60576.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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