Chemical Indicators for Table Top Sterilizers
Table top sterilizers with a maximum volume of 54 liters are very commmon at private physicians. Guidelines for reprocessing medical devices as those issued by the Robert-Koch-Institute are effective for hospitals and private physicians as well.
Therefore every sterilization cycle has to be monitored. Depending on the sterilizer type (type S / type N / type B according to EN 13060) and the medical devices different monitors may be applicable.