understood the applications of it become obvious. Strict aseptic technique is needed at all times
in the Operating Room.
over a sterile field. Unsterile persons do not get closer than 12 inches from a sterile field.
brushes close consider yourself contaminated.
sleeves to 2 inches above the elbows.
DO NOT wander around the room or go out in the corridors.
case is completed. Do not wander from room to room as traffic in the operating room
should be kept as a minimum. ** Patient privacy needs to be respected.
them to her, the supervisor or your instructor. Ask circulator when it is an appropriate
time to ask questions so that explanations/rationale can be given.