Belimed Presents "Science of Steam Sterilization" at IAHCSMM

CS professionals learn about the science, the how it works of steam sterilization from John Nies, Product Manager, Belimed. The course was available to all attendees of the 2014 IAHCSMM Conference & Expo in Columbus, OH.

Presentation Focuses on the science, the how it works, of steam sterilization

Using examples and common everyday analogies to help convey the science message in a way that is easily understood, CS professionals learned all about the science of Science of Steam Sterilization.
Captivated attendees left understanding why sterilization is necessary and that steam is the mechanism used to create a sterilizing environment. Attendees learned more about what is happening during a sterilization cycle and how it is accomplished.

Topics covered include:

  • The science of how sterilization kills
  • The function of, and the science behind, each phase in a steam sterilizer cycle
    • Pre-vac conditioning
    • Exposure
    • Drying
  • Steam conditions for effective sterilization – why those conditions are important, from a science based perspective
  • Steam quality – issues and concerns

Belimed's Impact:
Water Savings

Water saved by Belimed sterilizers in the U.S. since 2007:

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