aseptica is the specialised journal for everyday medical practice concerning hygiene in hospitals and surgeries. It offers many practical tips, insights into routines and provides expert opinions as well as background information.
The journal is intended for authorised persons for hygiene and specialists, officers, hygienists, endoscopy and OR nurses, as well as managers and employees of Central Sterile Supply Departments (CSSD). aseptica is published four times a year in German and optionally once a year in English.
aseptica provides information on such issues as:
- solutions for cleaning,
- disinfection and sterilisation measures used in instrument reprocessing
- surface and hand hygiene
- new technologies and research results
- practical suggestions
- legal conditions
- matters involving infectious diseases and epidemiology