Textiles used in hospitals and medical offices – germs don’t stand a chance

Interview with Dr. Anja Gerhardts of the William-Küster-Institute for Hygiene, Environment & Medicineon the "Study on the Practicability and Benefit of Antimicrobial Textiles in Healthcare Settings"


Photo: Anja Gerhardts

Anja Gerhardts ; © Hohenstein Institute

Photo: Hospital bed

Many textiles in hospitals can potentially transmit germs. Specific procedures to treat the textiles could help to reduce transmission; & Copy; panthermedia.net/Sabine Thielemann

Photo: Simone Ernst; © B. Frommann

© B. Frommann