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Publication on Operating Room Air Quality:

How clean is the air over the operating table?

This is not always a question that is asked, but is vital in minimising risk to patients. So why then, is there no national standard for air cleanliness in the operating theatre?

Scott Summerville, Managing Director of Opira, has co-published an article featured in the Australian Hospital Engineer Journal Spring edition 2014. This article highlights the need for conventional operating room air quality and focuses on why it is so important to validate the air quality over the operating table, to minimise risk to the patients.

Read the full article here

IHEA_HOSPITAL_SPRING_2014.pdf