Matthias Maiwald

Summary

Affiliation: KK Women's and Children's Hospital
Country: Singapore

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in evidence assessment: the case of chlorhexidine and alcohol in skin antisepsis
    Matthias Maiwald
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, KK Women s and Children s Hospital, Singapore Department of Microbiology, National University of Singapore, Singapore Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    J Antimicrob Chemother 69:2017-21. 2014
  2. pmc The forgotten role of alcohol: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical efficacy and perceived role of chlorhexidine in skin antisepsis
    Matthias Maiwald
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, KK Women s and Children s Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    PLoS ONE 7:e44277. 2012

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in evidence assessment: the case of chlorhexidine and alcohol in skin antisepsis
    Matthias Maiwald
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, KK Women s and Children s Hospital, Singapore Department of Microbiology, National University of Singapore, Singapore Duke NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
    J Antimicrob Chemother 69:2017-21. 2014
    ..Here we discuss some of the scientific, ethical, patient safety and infection control implications of this misinterpretation, as well as broader implications for evidence-based medicine. ..
  2. pmc The forgotten role of alcohol: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the clinical efficacy and perceived role of chlorhexidine in skin antisepsis
    Matthias Maiwald
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, KK Women s and Children s Hospital, Singapore, Singapore
    PLoS ONE 7:e44277. 2012
    ..Thus, we sought to review the efficacy of chlorhexidine for skin antisepsis and the extent of a possible misinterpretation of evidence...