Ultrasound Device Cleaning and Disinfection

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Equipment Cleaning


① To clean the system surface:Power off and unplug the ultrasound system from AC power outlet. Use a lint-free soft cloth to clean the surfaces of the monitor screen, the touch screen, the control panel, the key panel and main unit.

② Remove the coupling gel from the probe surface after exam.

③ Do not clean the monitor screen and touch screen with alcohol, it is recommended to use monitor cleanser.



Equipment disinfection


① Do not disinfect probe surface and probe cables with alcohol.
 
② To disinfect the body surface probe: It is recommended to use disinfectant (active ingredients are Quat.Ammonia or Hydrogen peroxide) to disinfect the body surface probe(Apply to probe, probe cables, monitor screen, touch screen).
 
③ To disinfect the endocavitary probe: Clean before disinfecting, and disinfect the endocavitary probe before and after each use.
 
④ For the interventional type probes(such as TEE, laparoscopic) and biopsy bracket: A high level of disinfection shall be performed in strict accordance with the cleaning and disinfection procedures.
 
⑤ Please protect the probe sockets and probe cables before disinfection to avoid damaging the probes. 


 

*Please refer to the product user manual for specific disinfection standards, local laws and regulations should be followed.