Disinfecting System Surfaces
Always use protective eyewear and gloves when cleaning and disinfecting any equipment.
Use only compatible disinfectants on system surfaces.
If you use an isopropyl alcohol solution for disinfection, ensure the solution is only 70%
alcohol or less. Solutions of more than 70% alcohol can cause product damage.
Before performing this procedure, read
1. Turn off the system and disconnect the system power cord from the wall outlet.
2. Use a soft cloth lightly dampened in a mild soap or detergent solution to clean exterior
surfaces on the system.
3. Mix the disinfection solution compatible with your system according to label instructions
for solution strength.
Do not spray disinfectant directly on system surfaces. When wiping, do not allow disinfectant
to pool or run on system surfaces. In either case, disinfectant may leak into the system,
damaging the system and voiding the warranty. Wipe only with a cloth or applicator that is
4. Wipe system surfaces with the disinfectant, following disinfectant label instructions for
wipe durations, solution strengths, and disinfectant contact duration. Ensure the solution
strength and duration of contact are appropriate for the intended clinical application.
"Disinfectants for System Surfaces" on page
Cleaning and Maintaining the System
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