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Duncan C Badertscher, Raymond C Kralovic: Powdered anti-microbial composition. Steris Corporation, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, May 26, 1992: US05116575 (124 worldwide citation)

Medical instruments, which may include brass, copper, aluminum, stainless steel, carbon steel, or plastic parts are microbially decontaminated (sterilized or disinfected) in an antimicrobial solution. To provide a long shelf life, premeasured doses of powdered reagents are sealed in an ampule until ...


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David F McCall, Leslie M Logue, Francis J Zelina, Matthew V Sendak, Julie R Hinson, Ward L Sanders, Steve Belinski, Brian E Holtz: Voice controlled surgical suite. Steris, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, July 8, 2003: US06591239 (105 worldwide citation)

A voice controlled surgical suite is provided for controlling a plurality of surgical apparatus by a single human. The system includes a voice recognition device adapted to recognize a plurality of predetermined speech commands from a single human and to generate a corresponding set of command outpu ...


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Bill R Sanford, Raymond C Kralovic: Medical instrument decontamination and sterilization processor. Steris Corporation, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, July 6, 1993: US05225160 (60 worldwide citation)

An instrument (28) or other item to be sterilized is supported on a hanger (26) in a decontamination chamber (10). A container such as a sleeve (92), is supported at adjacent ends between supporting rings (90) such that the container surrounds and is displaced from the instrument. A pump (40) recirc ...


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Nancy E Kaiser, Denise K Pretzer: Triclosan skin wash with enhanced efficacy. Steris, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, July 18, 2000: US06090772 (58 worldwide citation)

A disinfectant hand wash includes Triclosan and a reduced amount of surfactants in order to reduce skin irritation while maintaining improved activity against Gram negative and Gram positive organisms, including Serratia marcescens. The hand wash includes an effective amount of Triclosan, preferably ...


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Sanjeeth M Pai, Peter E Zell: Method for real time monitoring and control of load sterilization and parametric release. Steris Corporation, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, August 4, 1998: US05788925 (57 worldwide citation)

The invention is a system and method for real-time monitoring and control of sterilization cycle parameters within a load-simulation device that simulates the same conditions as those within an acceptable standard challenge load to be sterilized. Integration of the device into the sterilizer control ...


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Raymond C Kralovic, Edward T Schneider: Automated liquid sterilization system. Steris Corporation, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, January 9, 1990: US04892706 (56 worldwide citation)

Each of a plurality of modules (A) have fitings (14) with automatically closed check valves (16) therein such that the interior of the module is sealed. The module is selectively interconnected with a sterilizer apparatus (B). Interconnecting tubing (60) selectively supplied liquid from a reservoir ...


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Raymond C Kralovic, Duncan C Badertscher: Anti-microbial composition. Steris Corporation, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, December 31, 1991: US05077008 (55 worldwide citation)

Medical instruments, which may include brass, copper, aluminum, stainless steel, carbon steel, or plastic parts are sterilized or disinfected in an anti-microbial solution. The anti-microbial effect of a strong oxidizing agent, such as peracetic acid, is improved with a wetting agent. The solution f ...


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Paul S Malchesky: Sterilization apparatus utilizing catholyte and anolyte solutions produced by electrolysis of water. Steris Corporation, Fay Sharpe Beall Fagan Minnich & McKee, August 3, 1999: US05932171 (54 worldwide citation)

An apparatus (A) for sterilizing medical instruments and other articles includes a tray (12) with an article receiving area (14). An article to be microbially decontaminated is positioned in the receiving area (14) and a microbe blocking lid (10) is closed. A water electrolysis apparatus (30) receiv ...


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Timothy Kolody, Ward L Sanders, Victor M Selig, Joseph T Sestak, Yury Keselman, Viroon Mai Ujjin, John von Buelow, Vijendra Nalwad, Richard C Blanchard, Jonathan Scheiner: Low shadow radiolucent surgical table, clamp systems, and accessories therefore. Steris, Fay Sharpe Fagan Minnich & McKee, July 29, 2003: US06598275 (52 worldwide citation)

A radiolucent surgical table is provided with a patient support member and includes a low shadow accessory interface profile formed by a plurality of interconnected curved surfaces disposed along the outer edge of the patient support member for selective attachment of a range of medical accessory de ...