Skin Disinfectants


Reviewed Clinical Guidelines Committee
October 2017
Clinical Guidelines Back Newborn Services Home Page
Background Procedures Infants ≥1000g Infants <1000g



Major procedures

Minor procedures

Infants 1000g

Week 1

Week 2

Week 3 and beyond

INFANTS <1000G & <2 WEEKS AGE - if going to SSH Theatre, send Skin Prep Chlorhexidine 0.1% Solution with baby.

Infants >1000g

All ages