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A method of preparing an infection-resistant medical device comprising one or more matrix-forming polymers selected from the group consisting of biomedical polyurethane, biomedical silicones and biodegradable polymers, and antimicrobial agents, especially a synergistic combination of a silver salt and chlorhexidine (or its salts); also disclosed are medical devices having the synergistic composition therein or compositions thereon.

Title
Infection-resistant compositions, medical devices and surfaces and methods for preparing and using same
Application Number
154920
Publication Number
5019096
Application Date
October 14, 1988
Publication Date
May 28, 1991
Inventor
Lester A Sampath
Nyack
NY, US
Shanta M Modak
River Edge
NJ, US
Charles L Fox Jr
New York
NY, US
Assignee
Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York
NY, US
IPC
A61F 2/06
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