ISO 11737-3:2004 provides guidance on evaluating and interpreting the data generated during routine monitoring of the microbiological quality of medical devices.
ISO 11737-3:2004 is not applicable to the use of bioburden data generated for establishing the extent of treatment to be applied in a sterilization process.
ISO 11737-3:2004 is not applicable to microbiological data generated from sampling the environment in manufacturing areas.
Status: WithdrawnPublication date: 2004-07
Edition: 1Number of pages: 8
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 198 Sterilization of health care products