Ultraviolet Light for the Disinfection of Ultrasound Probes: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines


( Last Updated : June 18, 2015)
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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of ultraviolet light for the disinfection of ultrasound probes?

  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of ultraviolet light for the disinfection of ultrasound probes?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines and recommendations for the use of ultraviolet light for the disinfection of ultrasound probes?

  4. What are the evidence-based guidelines and recommendations for the disinfection of ultrasound probes?


Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the use of ultraviolet light for the disinfection of ultrasound probes.