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Table 2 SSD information and available equipment in 4 rural hospitals

From: Assessment of laparoscopic instrument reprocessing in rural India: a mixed methods study

General Hospitals n=
Record keeping of sterile processing 3
Hospitals with a SSD 2
Area with dirty to clean processing 2
instruments are processed in the SSD 1
Periodic review of sterile processing 0
Product documentation are available 0
There is a procedure for new materials/instruments 0
Disassembly instructions for instruments are available 0
There is a written protocol for manual cleaning 0
There is a protocol for repair of instruments 0
Laparoscopic instruments are processed in the SSD 0