Steven L Percival

Summary

Affiliation: Bristol-Myers Squibb
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Bacterial resistance to silver in wound care
    S L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Global Development Centre, Deeside Industrial Park, Deeside, Flintshire CH5 2NU, UK
    J Hosp Infect 60:1-7. 2005
  2. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of silver-containing dressings on wound microorganisms using an in vitro biofilm model
    Steven L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Global Development Centre, Deeside Industrial Park, Deeside, Flintshire, UK
    Int Wound J 4:186-91. 2007
  3. pmc Evaluating antibiotics for use in medicine using a poloxamer biofilm model
    Abi L Clutterbuck
    University of Wales, Institute of Rural Studies, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, SY23 3AL, UK
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:2. 2007
  4. doi Assessing the effect of an antimicrobial wound dressing on biofilms
    Steven L Percival
    Microbiology and Anti Infectives, ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, GDC, Deeside, United Kingdom
    Wound Repair Regen 16:52-7. 2008
  5. ncbi Prevalence of silver resistance in bacteria isolated from diabetic foot ulcers and efficacy of silver-containing wound dressings
    Steven L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Deeside Flintshire, UK
    Ostomy Wound Manage 54:30-40. 2008
  6. doi Prevalence of silver resistance genes in bacteria isolated from human and horse wounds
    E J Woods
    ConvaTec, Deeside, Flintshire, UK
    Vet Microbiol 138:325-9. 2009
  7. ncbi Tetrasodium EDTA as a novel central venous catheter lock solution against biofilm
    Steven L Percival
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:515-9. 2005

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Publications7

  1. ncbi Bacterial resistance to silver in wound care
    S L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Global Development Centre, Deeside Industrial Park, Deeside, Flintshire CH5 2NU, UK
    J Hosp Infect 60:1-7. 2005
    ..It is the purpose of this review to assess the likelihood of widespread resistance to silver and the potential for silver to induce cross-resistance to antibiotics, in light of its increasing usage within the healthcare setting...
  2. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of silver-containing dressings on wound microorganisms using an in vitro biofilm model
    Steven L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Global Development Centre, Deeside Industrial Park, Deeside, Flintshire, UK
    Int Wound J 4:186-91. 2007
    ..Although the microorganisms tested were universally less susceptible to the silver dressings when in their biofilm state, in the majority of cases, the SCH dressing demonstrated greater biofilm-inhibiting activity than the NCS...
  3. pmc Evaluating antibiotics for use in medicine using a poloxamer biofilm model
    Abi L Clutterbuck
    University of Wales, Institute of Rural Studies, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, SY23 3AL, UK
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:2. 2007
    ..The aim of this research was to test a more appropriate method for testing antimicrobial efficacy on biofilms and compare with the standard methods used for antibiotic sensitivity testing...
  4. doi Assessing the effect of an antimicrobial wound dressing on biofilms
    Steven L Percival
    Microbiology and Anti Infectives, ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, GDC, Deeside, United Kingdom
    Wound Repair Regen 16:52-7. 2008
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  5. ncbi Prevalence of silver resistance in bacteria isolated from diabetic foot ulcers and efficacy of silver-containing wound dressings
    Steven L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Deeside Flintshire, UK
    Ostomy Wound Manage 54:30-40. 2008
    ..While silver resistance in wound care should be monitored, the threat of widespread resistance is low and silver-containing dressings remain an extremely important tool in managing wound infection...
  6. doi Prevalence of silver resistance genes in bacteria isolated from human and horse wounds
    E J Woods
    ConvaTec, Deeside, Flintshire, UK
    Vet Microbiol 138:325-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore, investigation of phenotypic resistance in sil-positive isolates showed that silver continued to be effective...
  7. ncbi Tetrasodium EDTA as a novel central venous catheter lock solution against biofilm
    Steven L Percival
    Department of Microbiology, Leeds Teaching Hospitals, Leeds, United Kingdom
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:515-9. 2005
    ..This study tested the efficacy of tetrasodium EDTA as a catheter lock solution on biofilms of several clinically relevant microorganisms...