Category: Peracetic Acid

Association of Toxic Anterior Segment Syndrome (TASS) with Ophthalmic Instrument Sterilization

This article focuses on risk factors, including the reprocessing of ophthalmic instruments, for the eye disorder known as TASS, or toxic anterior segment syndrome. (This article is based on a…

History of the STERIS System 1: A Detailed Review

September 18, 2013 — This article discusses the history of the STERIS System 1 Liquid Chemical Processor and its de facto recall (by the Food and Drug Administration). Click here…

Review of an Evaluation of the STERIS Reliance EPS Reprocessor

BACKGROUND:  This blog by Lawrence F Muscarella, PhD, discusses his comprehensive review of a published evaluation of the STERIS Reliance Endoscope Processing System (“EPS”;  Steris Corp., Mentor, OH), which is…