Proper maintenance of instruments in veterinary surgeries


Proper maintenance of instruments in veterinary surgeries
Proper maintenance of instruments in veterinary surgeries

Instruments are a major asset and represent a significant share of the total capital spending of veterinarian hospitals and practices. The practical experience recorded in this guide, together with a descrip- tion of fundamental interrelationships, is intended to help users to keep their reusable instruments in good working order and preserve their value for many years by ensuring proper care and maintenance. It should be emphasized that the recommended measures must always be carried out in accordance with the manufacturer’s instruc- tions, pertinent hygiene requirements and official safety-at-work guidelines.