Maintaining A Sterile Field

by Cathy Parkes September 12, 2019

Maintaining A Sterile Field

Key points about maintaining a sterile field: 1" edge of field is NOT sterile, discard any item that comes in contact with this area. Never turn your back on a sterile field or reach across a sterile field. Any sterile item that comes in contact with moisture is considered non-sterile.



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