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Prolonged and multipatient use of prefilled disposable oxygen humidifier bottles: safety and cost.

by E Henderson, D Ledgerwood, K M Hope, K Hume, W Krulicki, G Ford, S Golar, L Sutherland, T J Louie show all authors
Infection control and hospital epidemiology : the official journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America ()
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Abstract

Multipatient use and prolonged use of prefilled disposable oxygen humidifier bottles (Aquapak 301, Respiratory Care, Inc., Arlington Heights, IL) were evaluated by performing microbiologic monitoring and a cost analysis on bottles used for varying numbers of patients and lengths of time.

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