Category: Steam Sterilization

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…

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…

Impact of Hydraulic Fluid on the Sterilization of Surgical Instruments Were Affected Patients Told of the True Infection Risk?

January 4, 2013 — Two community hospitals in North Carolina in 2004 unwittingly used a oil-based hydraulic fluid instead of…