Separating septic and aseptic operating areas is unnecessary

(Deutsches Aerzteblatt International) In Germany, the rule still applies that aseptic and septic and procedure rooms need to be separate; Julian Camill Harnoss and coauthors show that this separation is unnecessary, in the current issue of Deutsches Ärzteblatt International (Dtsch Arztebl Int 2017; 114: 465-72).