Accelerating your path to zero through infection prevention education impacting both the patient and caregiver. Learn about the importance of air quality on improved patient and staff safety in preventing surgical site infection and contamination through airborne contaminants.


Total O.R. Air Quality Management for Orthopedic Surgery

September 8, 2021

In this presentation, Dr. David Kirschman reviews the role of O.R. air quality in orthopedic surgical site infections, including periprosthetic joint infection (PJI),introduces Nonturbulent Surgical Air Systems (NSAS)— what they are and how they work to reduce bacterial load in the room, and the role of NSAS to improve intraoperative infection prevention and environmental safety for patients and staff. For more information on this topic, please visit
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