Does a mobile laminar airflow screen reduce bacterial contamination in the operating room? A numerical study using computational fluid dynamics technique

Sasan Sadrizadeh*, Ann Tammelin, Peter V. Nielsen, Sture Holmberg

*Corresponding author

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9 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Article number27
JournalPatient Safety in Surgery
Volume8
Issue number1
ISSN1754-9493
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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Hydrodynamics
Operating Rooms
Air
Ventilation
Operating Tables
Orthopedics
Bacteria
Surgical Instruments
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Keywords

  • Air-borne bacteria
  • CFD simulation
  • Colony-forming unit
  • Microbiological air quality
  • Mobile ultraclean exponential laminar airflow screen
  • Operating room

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In: Patient Safety in Surgery, Vol. 8, No. 1, 27, 2014.

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