Folding of a Gown for Sterilization

Hold the gown so that the outside is facing away from you. Place the outside right and left ties into the white tab. Down Load Video of this step.

Fold the gown in half lengthwise twice making sure that the inside of the gown is showing. Down Load Video of this step

Lie the gown on a table and fold in half lengthwise again. Then fold end to end twice. Down Load Video. The gown is folded in such a way that the top of the inside of the gown is presented when the sterile pack is unwrapped. This is the area grasped by the surgeon to begin donning the gown.