scrub room

scrub room

an operative area where surgeons and surgical teams use disposable sterile brushes and bactericidal soaps to wash and scrub their fingernails, hands, and forearms before performing or assisting in surgical operations. Scrub rooms and meticulous washing techniques improve the sterile environment of the operating room and reduce the risk of bacterial infection.
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Simply employing an air gap doesn't guarantee security, just as putting a scrub room before the OR doesn't stop viruses and bacteria.
The court heard one nurse was targeted in the scrub room where Ahmed squeezed her bottom and asked her "do you fancy it".
Both male and female areas feature a separate hammam, scrub room and Jacuzzi while "warm earthy tones and natural materials" such as stone and wood feature throughout the spa.
The New York Times memorably called him 'The Trauma Surgeon of Wall Street', although Cohen, in his typically self-effacing, low key style says he was more like "one of the scrub room nurses.
A 48-seat classroom with a big-screen TV, a waiting room, an exam room, a treatment room, a recovery room, a scrub room, and an operating theater; certainly typical of what you would find in an--airplane?
Between shifts in the scrub room, I would transfer carloads of the boards in various stages of completion to and from the plant's several departments--scrub room, routing, bake shop, etching, inspection.
The Anantara Spa offers a traditional Turkish Hammam - overseen by a traditional Turkish 'tellak', six single rooms with private changing rooms, three deluxe double suites with private changing rooms, two private VIP Hammam scrub rooms, three Vichy Shower rooms and an LPG room for lipomassage and endermologie.
That's when I began to recall the scenes in scrub rooms which had always held a morbid fascination for me.
It will also be fitted with new lighting and medical gas equipment, plus the attached anaesthetic and scrub rooms will be upgraded.
A signature treatment at the One&Only, The Spa is the private Rhassoul (clay) experiencewhich is offered exclusively in the couple's suite which includes double scrub rooms and shower, private Rhassoul, water jets, two separate soaking baths, two treatment beds and a private relaxation area.