Maintenance Of Autopsy Facilities

Maintenance, cleaning, waste disposal, and related activities in the autopsy facilities are now rather strictly regulated because of the increased risk of infections.

CLEANING OF AUTOPSY ROOM AND EQUIPMENT The walls and floors of the autopsy facilities are washed regularly with soft brushes and disinfectant such as 10% solution of sodium hypochlorite (household bleach—1 part bleach to 9 parts water). We use Hi-lex solution. For the floors, we use

Table 16-1 Recommended Minimal Storage Requirementsa

Wet tissues

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