Autoclave

Everything About Autoclaves

What is an autoclave?

An autoclave is a machine that uses steam to kill harmful bacteria and spores on items that are placed inside a pressure vessel. Autoclaves are also known as steam sterilizers. An autoclave can be used for healthcare or industrial applications. Three factors are critical in ensuring successful steam sterilization. They are time, temperature and moisture. The items are heated by the steam to an appropriate sterilization temperature for a given amount of time. The moisture in the steam efficiently transfers heat... Read More


Operating Table

Ultimate Guide to
Operating Table

What is an operating table?

An operating table is a table on which a patient lies during a surgical procedure. Sometimes known as a surgical table or operation table, operating tables are typically used within an operating room or surgical suite of a hospital, ambulatory surgery center, or other healthcare facilities where surgeries are performed. Operating tables may be either stationary or mobile to move room to room. Operating tables are used in various types of procedures such as... Read More


Blanket Warmer

Blanket Warmer - Everything You Need to Know

What is a blanket warmer?

A blanket warmer, also known as a warming cabinet, stores and warms linens, blankets, and sterile intravenous (IV) and surgical irrigation fluids in a medical environment. Blanket warmers often come in various sizes, and may have one, two or three compartments. Blanket warmers are often used to warm IV and surgical irrigation fluids to reduce the risk of...
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