Latest Asepsis Stories

2014-07-17 23:04:10

Miele systems thoroughly clean and disinfect surgical instruments prior to sterilization, saving time and improving safety at busy veterinary practices. Princeton,

2014-06-02 08:30:34

Data To Be Presented on Improving Cleansing Compliance Through StartClean Cleansing Program SAN DIEGO, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 41(st) Annual Conference of the Association for Professionals

2013-12-21 23:03:25

Strong and absorbent disposable sterile drapes ensure an aseptic surgical environment. (PRWEB) December 21, 2013 Today, AD Surgical announces the introduction

2011-02-17 21:57:42

A rinsing technique with betadine that costs just a little over one dollar per patient may significantly reduce the infection rate following total knee and hip joint replacement surgery.

2009-06-15 15:59:03

Surgical gloves that develop holes or leaks during a procedure appear to increase the risk of infection at the surgical site among patients who are not given antibiotics beforehand, according to a report in the June issue of Archives of Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.

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