Disinfectors, Liquid Germicide, Transesophageal Echocardiography Probe

Definition : Liquid germicide disinfectors designed to kill or inactivate many microorganisms (e.g., fungi, viruses, bacteria) found on transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) probes following a diagnostic TEE procedure. These disinfectors typically kill microorganisms including mycobacteria, all fungi, and small nonlipid viruses (medium-level disinfection). Some of these disinfectors can also kill spore-forming bacteria (except when there is a large number) which provides a high-level of disinfection (near-sterile disinfection). TEE ultrasonic probe disinfectors typically apply a chemical germicide (e.g., glutaraldehyde-based) to the probe, using mechanisms that facilitate the circulation of the germicide through the probe, usually taking a period of time shorter than that required for sterilization or when using manual procedures. The disinfectors provide fast automated disinfection and rinsing cycles; some equipment provides neutralization and/or absorption of the germicide. The results of each cycle may be printed to confirm the validity of the procedure. TEE probe disinfectors are used in healthcare facilities areas where a high turn-around of TEE probes is needed.

Entry Terms : "Liquid Disinfecting Machines" , "Disinfectors, Liquid" , "Disinfecting Units, Liquid, Transesophageal Echocardiography Probes" , "Disinfectors, Liquid Germicide, Transesophageal Ultrasound Probe" , "TEE Probe Disinfecting Units" , "Transesophageal Echocardiography Probe Disinfecting Units"

UMDC code : 26654

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AirClean Systems Inc

Company Type: Parent

AirClean Systems, the inventor of bench-top Glutaraldehyde containment and OPA containment systems, manufactures a complete range of products designed to protect the healthcare professional from exposure to toxic chemical fumes, vapors and particulate.

CS Medical LLC

Company Type: Parent

The TD 100, manufactured by CS Medical, is the first automated disinfector designed to provide high-level disinfection of transesophageal (TEE) ultrasound probes. The TD-100 has FDA 510k clearance as a medical device for the disinfection of TEE probes using TD‑5 high level disinfectant. The TD-100 and TD-5 is manufactured under ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 guidelines. The TD-100 disinfects each TEE probe with TD-5 disinfectant and provides a printed validation upon completion of a successful disinfection cycle. Microprocessor-controlled, the TD-100 provides easy interaction by the healthcare professional in charge of reprocessing the used TEE ultrasound probe.

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