Classic Pages of the Journal of Extracorporeal Technology: Heater-Cooler Devices as a Conceivable Source of Infection.

@article{Riley2016ClassicPO,
  title={Classic Pages of the Journal of Extracorporeal Technology: Heater-Cooler Devices as a Conceivable Source of Infection.},
  author={Jeffrey B. Riley},
  journal={The journal of extra-corporeal technology},
  year={2016},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={60-6}
}
Weitkemper et al. (1) concisely stated the 2002 issues surrounding the use of tap water in heater-cooler devices (the U.S. Food and Drug Administration [FDA] is using “HCDs”) in the operating room environment. They shared their method to handle the challenge of removing bacteria from the tap water in their heater-coolers and heat exchangers. This classic… CONTINUE READING