Studies indicate that aerosols are a large contributor to the continuing spread of the coronavirus. 1 & 2
Cleaning the air is a big part of ensuring patient and staff safety at your facility. 3
Insightra Medical offers Airocide air purifying systems, a photocatalytic oxidation technology developed by NASA that completely destroys airborne bacteria and viruses. 5 & 6
Airocide is FDA approved for use in operating rooms due to its ability to destroy harmful pathogens at a molecular level – NO FILTERING and STORING of infectious micro-organisms like HEPA filters and many other air purifiers.
Lednicky, John A. et al. Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients. Department of Environmental and Global Health, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida. August 4th, 2020. https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.08.03.20167395v1.
Morawska, Lidia, Milton, Donald K. It is Time to Address Airborne Transmission of COVID-19. Clinical Infectious Diseases, ciaa939. July 6th, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa939.
Kähler CJ, Hain R (2020) Fundamental protective mechanisms of face masks against droplet infections. Journal of Aerosol Science 148:105617. August 7th, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaerosci.2020.105617
The United States of America Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Enforcement Policy for Sterilizers, Disinfectant Devices, and Air Purifiers During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency. March 2020. https://www.fda.gov/media/136533/download.