Surgical Drapes

Known as: Surgical Drape, Drapes, Surgical, draping surgical 
Sterile fabric or fabric-like material used to isolate the surgical site from the rest of the body and other possible sources of contamination.
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1950-2017
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVES Because of the increasing number of interventional endovascular procedures with fluoroscopy and the corresponding high… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE To assess the incidence of anterior chamber bacterial contamination during cataract surgery, and compare results of… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Operating room fires fueled by surgical drapes and ignited by high-energy surgical tools in air and oxygen-enriched… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this paper is to show the effectiveness of a new radiation protection method designed to decrease the… (More)
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2002
2002
Wound contamination and the resultant postoperative infection is a major problem in all forms of surgery. Air contamination… (More)
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2000
2000
The passage of bacteria through surgical drapes is a potential cause of wound infection. Previous studies have shown that liquids… (More)
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1985
1985
After a surgical drape fire, the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, Operating Room Safety Committee, investigated the… (More)
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1985
1985
Three consecutive controlled randomized clinical trials utilizing 1,324 patients were conducted to study the efficacy of incise… (More)
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1980
1980
Assessment was made of whether a cold-room environment prior to surgical draping affected patient temperature or the incidence of… (More)
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1976
1976
A microbial evaluation was made of adhesive plastic surgical drapes and cloth surgical drapes. These studies were done both… (More)
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