Table 2

Mean values of reduction factors of six different contact lens care solutions in log [CFU/ml] without organic load. Standard deviations are given in parentheses
CL care solution Time S. aureus P. aeruginosa S. marcescens C. albicans F. solani
Aosept Plus 6 h > 6.7 (0.23) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h > 6.7 (0.23) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
BlueVision 6 h 1.3 (0.15) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 1.2 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
Easy Sept 6 h 1.5 (0.35) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 1.3 (0.15) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
Oxysept Comfort 6 h 2.3 (0.17) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 2.3 (0.29) > 7.0 (0.21) > 7.0 (0.10) > 4.2 (0.20) > 5.0 (0.06)
Optifree Replenish 6 h 2.4 (0.35) 5.2 (2.16) 3.5 (0.66) 2.1 (1.18) 4.4 (1.20)
8 h 2.5 (0.25) > 7.1 (0.17) 4.5 (1.21) 2.8 (1.22) > 4.9 (0.20)
Solocare Aqua 4 h 0.3 (0.06) 1.6 (0.15) 0.5 (0.29) 2.6 (1.82) 3.5 (1.44)
8 h 0.4 (0.21) 1.5 (0.21) 0.6 (0.29) 2.9 (1.65) 4.0 (1.35)

Hildebrandt et al.

Hildebrandt et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012 12:241   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-241

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