Decontamination of surgical instruments (HTM 01-01)
Health Technical Memorandum (HTM) 01-01: management and decontamination of surgical instruments (medical devices) used in acute care.
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HTM 01-01 provides guidance about the management and decontamination of reusable surgical instruments and medical devices used in acute care.
Published: 20 March 2013
Updated: 8 July 2016
- Updated the documents based on the Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens' Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (ACDP-TSE) subgroup guidance, the views of the Society of British Neurological Surgeons and to align with UK devolved administrations. (Previously decontamination of surgical instruments (CFPP 01-01))
- First published.