Film-Reinforced Surgical Gown fabric provide Level 4 liquid barrier in zones A, B, and C.
For surgical gowns, the critical zones are, at a minimum, the front area of the gown from chest to knees (area A) and the sleeves from the cuff to above the elbow (area B). The standard requires that the entire front of a surgical gown (Areas A, B, and C) provide a liquid barrier of at least Level 1. The back of the gown (area D) may be non-protective.
- Meets AAMI 4 Liquid Barrier Standard
- Fluid resistance - barrier protection to prevent blood strikethrough and fluid contamination
- Lint and abrasion resistance - reduces the risk of lint contamination in the wound and related post-operative complications
- Flame resistance: meets CPSC1610 industry standard for low ignition
- Microbial resistance
20 August 2021