Archive December 23, 2022

Blue Medical B.V.


Blue Medical manufactures and supplies the highest quality sterile barrier systems, sterilization and monitoring products. The assortment ranges from one- and two-phase sterilization wrappings to chemical indicators and instrument protectors. We respond quickly and we treat our worldwide distributors and healthcare professionals as partners. Innovation, low overhead costs and short, cost-efficient supply chains are key factors in our organization. Our company strives for patient safety through sterility. The mission of Blue Medical is to supply a smart and cost-efficient assortment of high quality CSSD-products. Because sterile really matters!


Blue Medical is an ISO 13485:2016 certified company and complies with its products to all latest standards and where appliable the Medical Device Regulation (MDR EU 2017/745).


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Blue Medical B.V.

Sluispolderweg 79

1505 HJ Zaandam

The Netherlands




Fon: +31 75 204 00 93


World Congress 2022 – Barcelona, Spain


Date: 16th / 19th NOVEMBER 2022


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Wednesday, 16th Nov. 2022

Christine Denis: Opening Speech


Thursday, 17th Nov. 2022

Session 01:

Nicolas Lavielle: The physics of sterilization

Sandoval Barbosa Rodrigues: Performance evaluation of chemical, biological and physical indicators in the process of sterilization…

Nathan Ronsse: Low temperatur steam formaldehyde sterilization

Session 02:

Rodolphe C. Hervé: Endoscopy in the 21st century

Michael Beekes: Alpha-Synuclein Seeds of Parkinson´s Disease…

Session 03:

Kaumudi Kulkarni & Mary Ann Drosnock: Validation of a Cleaning Verification Test for Lumened Medical Devices

Frank Daniels: To Borescope Or Not To Borescope

Klaus Roth: Cleaning of robotic instruments: Can we reduce the work load in the CSSD and improve patient safety?

Session 04:

Matthias Buhmann: New insights into chemical passivation of stainless surgical steel…

Mathias Tschoerner: Methods for the decontamination of process chemical residues…

Karen Seekamp-Schnieder: Statistical evaluation of protein levels of test objects…


Friday, 18th Nov. 2022

Session 05:

Annette Rittich: Duodenoscope Reprocessing and Verification of Interdependencies in Clinical Settings

Lionel Pineau: Endoscope reprocessing: Retrospective analysis of 90311 samples

William Leiva: Assessment of novel antimicrobial material to prevent biofilm formation…

Session 06:

Anke van Rosmalen: Implementing an evidence based parametric load release for steam sterilisation in practice

Sandra Patricia Rodríguez Bonilla: Effectiveness of disinfection and sterilization in laparoscopes and arthroscopes

Francesco Tessarolo: Monitoring steam penetration in channeled instruments…

Session 07:

François Barbier: Individual surgical instrument traceability…

Youngsook IM: Improvement of management efficiency by verifying the expiration date of sterilized products

Olivier Willieme: Modeling a tool for planning a new CSSD


Saturday, 19th Nov. 2022

Session 08:

Dayane de Melo Costa: Contamination and surface damage on reprocessed robotic system surgical instruments in clinical use

Terra Kremer: The Impact of Time and Environmental Conditions on Contaminated Instrumentation

Sulisti Holmes: Investigation of the Release of Particles During Phacoemulsification Procedures

Session 09:

Mayra Samara Ordoñez Díaz: Sustainable development in sterilization departments: A first approach

Mercedes García Haro: Safety within the RUMED Debunking myths (Spanish)

GEISTER Medizintechnik GmbH


Excellence is the result of caring more than others think is wise, risking more than others think is safe, dreaming more than others think is practical, and expecting more than others think is possible.


GEISTER MEDIZINTECHNIK GMBH – founded in 1984 – is a manufacturer and system supplier of surgical instruments for conventional open and minimal invasive (keyhole) surgery with focus on cardiovascular, neuro-, joint and powered surgery.


This outstanding expertise in surgical instruments will be complemented by own solutions for sterilization systems.


Located in Tuttlingen in Southwest-Germany – famous capitol of the surgical industry worldwide. We are dedicated to servicing and supplying the surgical world with the highest quality instruments according to the specific requirements and helping the medical professionals with their patient care in every part in the world. Quality with best German workmanship is a global commitment for us. Our aim is to develop technical innovations for evolving, more patient friendly minimally invasive surgical procedures that yet can maintain or even exceed the long term results of proven conventional procedures.



GEISTER® Medizintechnik GmbH

Foehrenstrasse 2

D-78532 Tuttlingen




Fon: +49 (0) 7461 / 966 24-0

Fax: +49 (0) 7461 / 966 24-22