AAMI Levels: Explained

Our surgical gowns meet the latest AAMI guidelines for industry-leading safety standards.

Level 2
Fluid risk level: low
Best used for: eye procedure, tonsillectomy, laparoscopy, thoracotomy

Level 3
Fluid risk level: moderate
Best used for: upper extremity, EENT, hand, chest, cystoscopy, mastectomy

Level 4
Fluid risk level: high
Best used for: c-section, total hip/knee, knee arthroscopy

The gowns above are recommendations only. The longer a procedure, the more protection that may be needed.

Levels of Barrier Protection – AAMI PB70:20121
Choose the right gown by matching the color on the neck binding to the AAMI level on the chart.