TITLE

Health-Care: Dehumidification

AUTHOR(S)
Herwald, Mike
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jan2009, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how to control humidity to ensure cooler, drier operating-room conditions. Hospitals prioritize indoor environmental conditions not just for the safety of patients but improve the quality of work life of surgeons. General comfort is greater and perspiration issues are lessen when relative humidity is kept below 60% and that lower relative humidity decreases the likelihood that condensation and fogging will occur on lenses and other apparatus.
ACCESSION #
36280322

 

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