African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4983

Full Length Research Paper

Effectiveness of commonly used antiseptics on bacteria causing nosocomial infections in tertiary hospital in Malaysia

Hassanain Al-Talib
  • Hassanain Al-Talib
  • Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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Alyaa Alkhateeb
  • Alyaa Alkhateeb
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine Department, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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Ahmad Syahrizal Ahmad Ruzuki
  • Ahmad Syahrizal Ahmad Ruzuki
  • Institute for Medical Molecular Biotechnology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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Nadia Farhana Zulkifli
  • Nadia Farhana Zulkifli
  • Institute for Medical Molecular Biotechnology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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Syakirah Hamizi
  • Syakirah Hamizi
  • Institute for Medical Molecular Biotechnology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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Nur Syazwani Muhammad
  • Nur Syazwani Muhammad
  • Institute for Medical Molecular Biotechnology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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Amilah Fadhlina Abd Karim
  • Amilah Fadhlina Abd Karim
  • Institute for Medical Molecular Biotechnology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) – Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
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  •  Received: 23 January 2019
  •  Accepted: 04 March 2019
  •  Published: 14 March 2019

How to cite this article

APA /
Al-Talib, H., Alkhateeb, A., Ruzuki, A. S. A., Zulkifli, N. F., Hamizi, S., Muhammad, N. S., & Abd Karim, A. F. (2019). Effectiveness of commonly used antiseptics on bacteria causing nosocomial infections in tertiary hospital in Malaysia. African Journal of Microbiology Research, 13(10), 188-194.
Chicago /
Hassanain Al-Talib, Alyaa Alkhateeb, Ahmad Syahrizal Ahmad Ruzuki, Nadia Farhana Zulkifli, Syakirah Hamizi, Nur Syazwani Muhammad and Amilah Fadhlina Abd Karim  . "Effectiveness of commonly used antiseptics on bacteria causing nosocomial infections in tertiary hospital in Malaysia." African Journal of Microbiology Research 13, no. 10 (2019): 188-194.
MLA /
Hassanain Al-Talib, et al. "Effectiveness of commonly used antiseptics on bacteria causing nosocomial infections in tertiary hospital in Malaysia." African Journal of Microbiology Research 13.10 (2019): 188-194.