Article | June 8, 2018

The Hygiene And Reliability Challenge: How Glass-Sealed Components Enable The Design Of Fully Autoclavable, Long-Lasting Medical Devices

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The Hygiene And Reliability Challenge: How Glass-Sealed Components Enable The Design Of Fully Autoclavable, Long-Lasting Medical Devices

The medical market requires good hygiene in medical devices in order to make sure that all instruments are clean and properly sanitized before any medical procedure. There are several avenues used to achieve this cleanliness, including disposable devices and device sterilization. When autoclave sterilization procedures are used, it is important to have components that are able to repeatedly survive the harsh process. The arrival of autoclavable LEDs bring the light source directly to treatment sites while being able to withstand the heat and moisture of the autoclave. For more information on these devices, download the article below.