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New Case Study! – Use of STERRAD® Systems can reduce laryngoscope blade replacement by 50%

July 5, 2016

Use of STERRAD® Systems can reduce laryngoscope blade replacement by 50%

 
A study conducted by Greenville Memorial Hospital showed that laryngoscope blades sterilized in the STERRAD® 100NX™ System showed significant improvements in useful life** when compared to steam sterilization methods. The extended life of STERRAD® System - sterilized blades resulted in significant estimated net savings of $14,000 annually.*
 

FOR EVERY

2 steam -

REPROCESSED BLADES

 

Only 1

STERRAD® System -

REPROCESSED BLADE

WOULD REQUIRE replacement **

 

 

Over 2,000 laryngoscope device listings on the STERRAD® Sterility Guide (SSG), including:
  • SunMed
  • HEINE
  • KARL STORZ-ENDOSKOPE
  • Welch Allyn
  • Teleflex Medical
  • Verathon Medical
The STERRAD® Sterility Guide is an easy-to-use, innovative online tool designed to provide STERRAD® Systems customers with an up-to-date list of devices that fall within STERRAD® System claims for sterility. ASP works with the Medical Device Manufacturers to validate their devices for STERRAD® System sterilization.
Products may not be available in all markets because product availability is subject to the regulatory and/or medical practices in individual markets.
* Potential STERRAD®  System Annual Net Savings Over Steam based on case study at Greenville Memorial Hospital
**Based on reduction in light output
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