Accession Number:

AD0472300

Title:

DISINFECTION OF A HOSPITAL OPERATING ROOM AND 5-BED WARD WITH BETA-PROPIOLACTONE

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BIOLOGICAL LABS FREDERICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

Beta-propiolactone was used to disinfect a community hospital ward and operating room following their potential contamination with clostridial organisms. A description of the hospitals physical facilities and the methods employed to accomplish the disinfection are reported.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE