What is Endoscopy Hygiene and Disinfection?
Endoscopy is a instrument used by doctors for treatment and diagnosis with flexible medical devices extending from the patient’s throat to the stomach in order to solve diseases and problems based on the digestive system. Endoscopy hygiene and disinfection is the hygiene provided by cleaning and disinfection applied to these instruments in order to prevent the different types of harmful microorganisms that it will contain due to its penetration into the human body from creating a threat to the health of other people.
In this article we have compiled for this technological instrument, which has a lot to know, considering the risk it will contain and the way it is used, and you can find answers to questions such as; Which Points Should be Considered in Endoscopy Hygiene and Disinfection? Which of our Products Used in Endoscopy Hygiene and Disinfection?
Which Points Should be Considered in Endoscopy Hygiene and Disinfection?
Thousands of people are treated in hospitals every day. Intensive care units are overwhelmed for various injuries and many other reasons. Of course, as such, the risk of infection transmission increases significantly. In addition, there are many instruments available in hospitals for diagnostic purposes with the examination of doctors.
Undoubtedly, the most familiar of these are endoscopes. This device, which can touch all our organs and is very useful in diagnosis, also has a hygiene and disinfection part, which is more important than all. So How Should Endoscopy Hygiene and Disinfection be Provided? If you are wondering, we can answer the question as follows.
- Removable parts should be cleaned with suitable manual cleaning apparatus and brushes
- Chemicals with enzymatic blood dissolving features should be used during this cleaning.
- All kinds of waste generated in the device should be softened with the help of these chemical solutions and then cleaned with water and brush.
- Endoscopes must be cleaned before disinfection!
- Materials such as brushes used at certain stages should be cleaned so that they can be reused after the process.
Which of our Products Used in Endoscopy Hygiene and Disinfection?
Today, there are thousands of chemicals used for therapeutic and cleaning purposes. The fine line in both is that it can be produced in such a way that the harm to human health and the environment and medical devices is minimal or non-existent.
As DETROX, we offer the highest quality and most affordable products with highly concentrated chemicals in endoscopy hygiene and disinfection, as well as products used in all medical fields. We have developed the following products for correct cleaning and disinfection processes by working on how to make the endoscope safer for patients and how to make cleaning & disinfection processes effective.
DETRO ENZYM :
Concentrated enzymatic cleaning solution used for medical instruments. It provides pre-cleaning of all kinds of surgical instruments, medical devices and endoscopes. Cleans all organic residues on surfaces. It dissolves all residues on the instruments it is applied with the enzymes it contains.
DETRO ENZYM PLUS:
Enzymatic cleaner for medical instruments and endoscopes. Used for pre-cleaning of surgical instruments, medical devices and endoscopes. Concentrated cleaner.
DETRO ENZYM PLUS DW:
Enzymatic cleaner used in automatic washing devices for medical instruments and endoscopes. It is used in the pre-cleaning stage of flexible endoscopes, Detrowash series endoscope washing and disinfection devices. With its 5% enzyme content, it provides a more effective cleaning by dissolving residues in every area where it is applied.
Medical Instrument Cleaning Solution. This product is used for cleaning surgical and endoscopic instruments, laboratory materials and instruments used in dental surgery. It is also suitable for use in immersion or ultrasonic washing devices. Extends the life of the material used. Concentrated product.
Orthophthalaldehyde-based high-level medical instrument and endoscope disinfectant.
It is used for high-level disinfection of surgical instruments, bendable and non-bendable endoscopes. Suitable for disinfection of medical devices made of polystyrene, stainless steel, PVC, acrylic, polycarbonate, ceramic, ABS, silicone, HDPE, rubber, glass
DETRO PAA 2200:
Peracetic acid based high level medical instrument and endoscope disinfectant. It is used for high-level disinfection of general surgery, anaesthesia and dental surgical instruments made of stainless steel, rigid and flexible endoscopes, medical instruments made of plastic, silicone, glass, acrylate, rubber and silicone rubber. It is suitable for use in high-level disinfection of heat-resistant medical instruments.
DETRO PLUS PAA DW:
Peracetic acid based high level medical instrument and endoscope disinfectant.
It is used for high level disinfection of flexible endoscopes in Detrowash series endoscope washing and disinfection devices. Does not damage plastic, silicone, glass, acrylate, rubber and rubber materials. Concentrated product.