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4 Easy Steps to Effective Decontamination
Remember this cornerstone of instrument reprocessing: Surgical instruments must be cleaned before they are sterilized.
7 Steps to Better Prepping
Remove barriers to compliance and arm your staff with the skills they need to effectively prep patients' skin for surgery.
Handle Waste Safely and Smartly
Follow these 6 tips to reduce red bag costs and limit infection risks.
The next time you don gloves before surgery, remind yourself that they're the only barrier between your hands and the patient's skin.
How to Perform a Proper Hand Scrub
In looking for the hard-to-find causes of surgical site infections, we sometimes overlook the most basic of precautions.
Protective Coatings Attack SSIs at the Site
Antibiotics covering the surfaces of medical devices and surgical implants fight infections before they happen.
What You Don't Know About Surface Disinfection Can Hurt You
Though seemingly simple — spray, wait, wipe — there's much that can go wrong.
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