Sterility

Response to the FDA’s Draft Guidance Document on the Reprocessing of Reusable Medical Devices

February 5, 2015 —┬áThis article presents Dr. Muscarella’s response submitted in August 2011 to the federal Food and Drug Administration…

The Use of Biological Indicators to Monitor Liquid Chemical Sterilants: The FDA’s Position, 2014

November 25, 2014 — The proper use of “BIs” – or biological indicators – in the healthcare setting is crucial…

Recent Cases of Infection during GI Endoscopy and Other Surgical Procedures: A Focus on Patient Notification

September 30, 2014 —┬áThis article discusses a number of recent instances of transmission of the hepatitis C virus and other…