04400357 is referenced by 37 patents and cites 3 patents.

A device which enables a rapid sterilization of one or more medical and dental objects characterized by a first chamber for containing the objects to be sterilized, a second chamber connected to the first chamber and having a smaller volume than the first chamber for receiving a liquid reaction fluid and positioning the fluid in an area of high energy density from a source of radiation such as infrared radiation or microwave radiation so that the object is vaporized and the vaporized gases of the reaction agent flow into the first chamber to sterilize the objects.

Title
Device for sterilizing medical and dental objects
Application Number
6/294363
Publication Number
4400357
Application Date
August 19, 1981
Publication Date
August 23, 1983
Inventor
Eugen Hohmann
Bensheim
DE
Agent
Hill Van Santen Steadman Chiara & Simpson
Assignee
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft
DE
IPC
A61L 2/20
A61L 2/08
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