Apparatus and a method for sterilizing a member

Publication Date

May 2, 1995

Patent Number

US6605260B1

Abstract

A resuable protective garment for covering at least an upper torso of the user. The garment is formed from fluid repellent material and is provided with a retaining bag fixedly secured to the interior surface of the front panel for receiving a folded contaminated garment and enclosing the garment therein. The non-detachable retaining bag is made from a contrasting color from the remainder of the garment to allow easy identification of contamination. The garment can be used as a teaching tool for explaining universal precautions observed when using protective clothing in a hazardous environment.

Apparatus and a method for sterilizing a member