Tables: Approved Sterilization and High-Level Disinfection Methods for Specific Richard Wolf Instruments
Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation, Inc. has listed in tables the most up-to-date approved sterilization and high-level disinfection methods to use with specific instruments manufactured by Richard Wolf. Each table is specific to the sterilization/high-level disinfection method and the instruments that have been tested and approved for that method.
These tables will be updated as further validation testing is completed and approved for use and/or as new sterilization/high-level disinfection methods become available to the market.
Reprocessing Information, Instrument Specific Manuals
Information to safely operate, decontaminate, package, sterilize, or high-level disinfect:
Reprocessing information for a specific instrument can be found in the instrument’s instruction manual, commonly referred to as “Instruction for Use” or “Direction for Use”. The manual includes instructions on how to operate the specific instrument as well as steps to correctly decontaminate, package and sterilize or, as appropriate, high level disinfect the instrument after use.