What Is A Surgical Gown?

- Jun 22, 2018-

The fabric used in the surgical gown belongs to the medical shielding fabric, which mainly focuses on the barrier (barrier) performance. Barrier properties include the ability to prevent the infiltration of liquids and microorganisms.

Health care workers in the medical care, will inevitably be exposed to the patient's blood and body fluids, the patient's blood and body fluids are often likely to carry HBV (Hepatitis B virus), HCV (hepatitis C virus) and HIV (HIV) and other pathogens. Secondly, the surgical gown should be neat and clean in the use of clothes, it is not easy to produce dander or micro-dust, because the surface of the surgical garment falls, such as fluff, particles and so easy to carry pathogens, the safety of patients harm; At the same time, to evaluate the protective performance of the surgical gown, the tensile tension and wear resistance of the fabric should be considered. Because the wear and tear of the clothes will cause the pathogen and the health care personnel's skin to have the direct contact, causes the surgical clothing to lose the protective ability. In addition, the operation of the patient's blood will be sprayed out, so the surgical gown must have a certain adsorption function and water resistance performance. In addition, the surgical clothing should also meet the comfort, flame-retardant, anti-static and other requirements.