No germs allowed
Medical instruments used at the Air Force Theater Hospital are pulled out of the ultrasonic bath wait to be packaged up to be placed in a sterilizer March 19 at Balad Air Base, Iraq. The ultrasonic bath is used to pull any partials, fluid or debris off of the tool before sterilization begins. The hospital staff treats more than 1,200 coalition forces members, third country nationals and local citizens each month.
U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Julianne Showalter
October 19, 2012
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