ASTM E1173 - 15 - Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations

ASTM E1173 - 15

Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations

Status : Current   Published : May 2015

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1.1 The test method is designed to measure the reduction of the microflora of the skin.

1.2 A knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for these procedures.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.

1.3.1  Exception—In this test method, metric units are used for all applications except for linear measure, in which case inches are used, and metric units follow in parentheses.

1.4 Performance of this procedure requires a knowledge of regulations pertaining to the protection of human subjects ( 1). 2

1.5  This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.




Standard NumberASTM E1173 - 15
TitleStandard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations
StatusCurrent
Publication Date01 May 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Antimicrobial, Cup scrub, Efficacy, Precatheterization, Preinjection, Preoperative, Skin preparation
ICS11.080.01
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages6
File Size106 KB
Price£40.00


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