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What are the key testing tools for optimal cleaning reprocessing?
During the COVID-19 pandemic, a heightened awareness of airborne or contact contamination has drawn attention to sterile processing. There is no doubt that dentists across the country are…
Why Is Your Water Treatment System So Important to Your Sterilization Process?
Sterilization will not happen in a steam autoclave without water. Steam sterilization uses saturated steam to the items in the autoclave. The steam comes into contact with the items placed…
Proper loading of autoclaves: the dos and don'ts
Not all autoclaves are made equal, and if you haven't gotten to know yours, you could be misusing it and putting your patients at risk. However, you can apply some general rules to…
Isothermal Sterilization Cycles
An isothermal process is a thermodynamic process in which the temperature of a system remains constant. The transfer of heat into or out of the system happens so slowly that thermal…
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