Most of the healthcare settings know the importance of cleaning and sterilizing of medical equipment’s for providing a safe environment for patients. Sterilizing helps to keep the surgical equipment free from a microorganism, dust, debris, germs, etc. and eventually will prevent the spread of diseases. If the devices are kept unsterilized after the certain procedure, then many bacteria might grow in the untreated instruments, and there is a chance that those redundant bacteria could enter the body of next patient which might have an adverse impact on the patient’s health and life.
Effective sterilization techniques
There are various methods of sterilization that effectively kills germs and keep the equipment ready for reuse. Though all the new and reconditioned Karl Storz instruments are made of genuine OEM stainless steel but with proper maintenance techniques and cleaning accessories such as oil dropper, grasping forceps, cleaning adaptors, cleaning agent containers, baskets, trays, etc. the durability and functionality of the products can be increased manifold.
Some of the most common techniques used in the hospitals and medical facilities are
- Physical methods – Heat, dry or wet, use of ultraviolet radiation, gamma or accelerated electrons
- Chemical methods – use of a liquid or gaseous chemical
Take the right decision
In today’s digital era most of the healthcare centers prefer online purchase of medical devices, sterilizing accessories, spare parts, special values, etc. hence look for reliable and high performance online medical device stores that deal with the high-quality product of reputed manufacturers. Some of the services that need to be evaluated before choosing any platform are
- Ensure user-friendly and informative website
- Free shipping for certain day with super-fast shipment option
- Read refund policy carefully
- Simple, safe and secure transaction procedure
It is always a good practice to go through the product details such as price, the name of the manufacturer, date of manufacture, warranty period, service option after the warranty period, etc. and then take an informed decision