- •Hospitals appear to favor hypochlorite for disinfection of contact isolation rooms.
- •For noncontact isolation rooms, quaternary ammonium compounds were favored.
- •Sporicidal agents were rarely used in noncontact isolation rooms.
- •Floors were infrequently disinfected compared to other high-touch surfaces.
- •Many hospitals reported routine use of UV-C light room decontamination devices.
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Conflicts of Interest: A.D. received research funding from The Clorox Company related to this study. C.J.D. has received research support from The Clorox Company, PDI Healthcare, and Pfizer not related to this study. All other authors report no conflicts of interest relevant to this article.
Funding: This study was supported by a grant from The Clorox Company to Cleveland Clinic (A.D.). The study sponsor did not participate in the initial design of the study, conduct and implementation, data collection, analysis or interpretation of the data, or writing of the manuscript.