https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/guidelines/environmental/background/air.html

Operating/surgical cystoscopic rooms10, 11, Out, 3, 15, –, No, 30–60, 68–73 (20– 23)12 ... to outdoors6, Recirculated by means of room units7, Relative humidity8 .... room conditions (temperature and jumidity), based on the cooling load of the ...

https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5210a1.htm

Jun 6, 2003 ... Monitor and document daily the negative airflow in AII rooms and ... Updates operating room ventilation and surface cleaning/disinfection .... Engineer humidity controls into the HVAC system and monitor the ..... Periodically increase the hot water temperature to >150ºF (>66ºC) at the point of use (153).

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/indoorenv/temperature.html

Sep 1, 2015 ... Temperature and relative humidity measurements are often collected as part of an indoor environmental quality investigation because these ...

https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/guidelines/disinfection/sterilization/sterilizing-practices.html

All steam, ETO, and other low-temperature sterilizers are tested with ... and 10 air changes per hour with positive pressure in the sterilizer equipment room. ... for surgical sets, heavy metal mass is a cause of wet packs (i.e., moisture inside the  ...

https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/pdf/guidelines/environmental-guidelines.pdf

Lack of adherence to established standards and guidance (e.g., water quality in dialysis, proper ventilation for specialized care areas such as operating rooms, ...

https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/guidelines/environmental/background/sampling.html

detect bioaerosols released from the operation of health-care equipment (e.g., .... Ambient temperature and humidity will influence length of collection time ...

https://www.isid.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/ISID_InfectionGuide_Chapter22.pdf

Patient Issues in the Operating Room. Suggested .... The temperature ... humidity of 20% to 60%. ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) experts.

https://www.utoledo.edu/policies/utmc/administrative/pdfs/3364-100-50-45.pdf

May 31, 2016 ... The relative humidity of the air supplied to all operating rooms will be ..... Federal and State laws, regulations, and guidelines such as OSHA, CDC, NIH, ... Temperature, humidity and airflow in anesthetizing locations must be ...

http://www.jointcommission.org/mobile/standards_information/jcfaq.aspx

Operating Room - Temperature ... Temperature and Humidity - Monitoring Requirements for Sterile Supply Storage .... Hand Hygiene - CDC and WHO Web Sites.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4718372/

Key words: Operating theatre, Surgical site infections, Quality ... the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): superficial infections, deep incisional .... Indeed, in addition to maintaining temperature and humidity at optimal levels, this  ...