Fail bowie dick test

Suppose bowie dick test is continue fail so what kind of investigation required or what is a reason for fail bowie dick test

  1. Run a Vacuum Leak Test to further determine if an air leak exists or not.
    2.Check the steam traps on the autoclave. Check steam quality and wetness.
    3.Check the expiration date and make sure the packs are being stored in the proper environment.
    4.Run a 5 minute sterilization cycle prior to running the Bowie-Dick Cycle.
    5.Test packs should be placed in an empty chamber directly over the drain on the bottom rack or shelf.