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Bacterial Contamination of Surgical Scrubs and Laundering Mechanisms: Infection Control Implications

Infection Control Today magazine, Copyright 2010
By Carolyn L. Twomey, RN, BSN; Heather Beitz, BA, MEd; and Helen Boehm Johnson, MD
Home-laundering is not as effective as facility or third-party laundering in decontaminating surgical scrub attire.