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How to Use Steam Sterilizers or Autoclaves Safely

Steam sterilizers (sometimes referred to as steam autoclaves, or just autoclaves) are an essential part of the decontamination and sterilization process performed in healthcare facilities. Sterilization is a common practice in medical and laboratory settings where it is vital to destroy microbial life, which could cause contamination, infection, or disease. Steam sterilizers are very effectively at sterilizing because they use pressurized steam at temperatures of about 270 degrees within the chamber to the penetrate porous materials of the equipment – eradicating microorganisms. However, this high-pressure steam also can be hazardous…

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A Complete List of Medical Equipment Must Haves for Your New Exam Room

Your equipment planning will have a huge impact on the efficiency and efficacy of your medical examination rooms.  You want to ensure you have everything you need at your fingertips to make seeing patients easier, and allow for quicker assessments in order to see as many patients as possible, while still providing optimal care. Here is a list of medical equipment must haves for your examination rooms: Exam Table:  An adjustable exam table, ideally with cabinets and storage beneath, is an absolute “must have” and will provide a place to…

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