Research


Operating room air delivery design to protect patient and surgical site results in particles released at surgical table having greater concentration along walls of the room than at the instrument tray

Jennifer A. Wagner, Ph.D.; Franklin Dexter M.D., Ph.D., FASA; Damon G. Greeley, P.E., CEM, HFDP, CBCP, EDAC, CHFM; Kevin J. Schreiber

Using Cleanroom Technology: Improving Operating Room Contamination Control

Jennifer A. Wagner, Ph.D.; Kevin J. Schreiber, Member ASHRAE; Ralph Cohen, P.E., Member ASHRAE

Comparison of operating room air distribution systems using the environmental quality indicator method of dynamic simulated surgical procedures

Jennifer A. Wagner, Ph.D., CIC; Damon G. Greely, P.E., CEM, HFDP, CBCP, EDAC, CHFM; Thomas C. Gormley, Ph.D., LEED AP, CHC; Troy Markel, M.D.

Rethinking the Design of Operating Rooms to Benefit from Cleanroom Standards

Farhad Memarzadeh, Ph.D., P.E.

Influence of a visible-light continuous environmental disinfection system on microbial contamination and surgical site infections in an orthopedic operating room

Lynnelle J. Murrell, BSN, RN, CIC; Erin Kinzel Hamilton, Ph.D.; Helen Boehm Johnson, M.D.; Maureen Spencer, BSN, RN, MEd, CIC, FAPIC

EQI Method to Compare Air Delivery Methods in Two Functional ORs During Dynamic Simulated Surgical Procedures

Jennifer A. Wagner, Ph.D., CIC; Damon G. Greely, P.E., CEM, HFDP, CBCP, EDAC, CHFM; Thomas C. Gormley, Ph.D., LEED AP, CHC; Troy Markel, M.D.

New Proof-Of-Concept in Viral Inactivation: Virucidal Efficacy of 405 nm Light Against Feline Calcivirus as a Model for Norovirus Decontamination

Rachael M. Tomb; Michelle Maclean; John E. Coia; Elizabeth Graham; Michael McDonald; Chintamani D. Atreya; Scott J. MacGregor; John G. Anderson

ISO Class 5 Certificate of Compliance

Certification of ISO Class 5 compliance for a recent AirFRAME installation in Australia