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ASTM E1173

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

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Organization: ASTM
Publication Date: 1 May 2015
Status: active
Page Count: 6
ICS Code (Sterilization and disinfection in general): 11.080.01
scope:

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

A knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for these procedures. 

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

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. 

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

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.

Document History

ASTM E1173
May 1, 2015
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations
The test method is designed to measure the reduction of the microflora of the skin.  A knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for these procedures.  The values stated in SI units are...
April 10, 2001
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of a Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations
1. Scope 1.1 The test method is designed to measure the reduction of the resident microbial flora of the skin. 1.2 A knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for these procedures. 1.3 In...
April 10, 2001
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations
The test method is designed to measure the reduction of the resident microbial flora of the skin. A knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for these procedures. In this test method,...
April 10, 2001
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Preoperative, Precatheterization, or Preinjection Skin Preparations
The test method is designed to measure the reduction of the resident microbial flora of the skin. A knowledge of microbiological techniques is required for these procedures. In this test method,...
January 1, 1993
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of a Pre-Operative Skin Preparation
1. Scope 1.1 The test method is designed to determine the ability of a pre-operative skin preparation to reduce the resident microbial flora on the skin when used in a skin pre-operative preparation...
July 31, 1987
STANDARD TEST METHOD FOR EVALUATION OF A PRE-OPERATIVE SKIN PREPARATION
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