Table 3

Mean values of reduction factors of six different contact lens care solutions in log [CFU/ml] with 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 5.5 (2.01) > 7.1 (0.12) 5.2 (2.05) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 5.7 (1.81) > 7.1 (0.12) 5.2 (2.11) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
BlueVision 6 h 5.0 (1.39) > 7.1 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.15) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 4.8 (1.64) > 7.1 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.15) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
Easy Sept 6 h 2.5 (1.05) > 7.1 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.15) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 2.3 (0.82) > 7.1 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.15) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
Oxysept Comfort 6 h 1.7 (0.17) > 7.1 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.15) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
8 h 1.6 (0.25) > 7.1 (0.12) > 7.0 (0.15) > 5.3 (0.06) > 5.0 (0.06)
Optifree Replenish 6 h 3.4 (0.55) > 7.1 (0.10) 5.0 (1.55) 1.1 (0.35) 4.2 (1.76)
8 h 3.5 (0.34) > 7.1 (0.10) 5.3 (1.28) 1.3 (0.36) 4.5 (1.08)
Solocare Aqua 4 h 0.9 (0.40) 3.5 (2.24) 0.9 (0.20) 0.8 (0.25) 3.7 (1.24)
8 h 1.1 (0.34) 4.1 (2.03) 1.2 (0.32) 1.0 (0.30) 4.2 (1.06)

Hildebrandt et al.

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

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