Iscuss whether the current method of cleansing and sterilisation of podiatry instruments should be favoured over the use of disposable instruments.

Should demonstrate an understanding of infection control.
Sources already identified are:Neales Disorders of the Foot. Churchill Livingstone(2010).
Beehive Medical Solutions.
Subjects to be considered:quality of instruments, Long and short term economic benefits, national decontamination guidelines, waste disposal costs, labour , audit trails, quantities assessment of residential proteins, vCJD, Legal requirements and legislation involved in sterilisation in clinics. Maintainance and validation records of sterilisers. Essay must be 450-550 words not including the title or references.