A new line of disinfectant wipes is specifically made for ultrasound equipment. Offered by Advanced Ultrasound Electronics (AUE), Sono-Wipes are intended for cleaning transducers and for cable infection control. They are safe for cleaning touch screens, and may be used without gloves. According to AUE, they are effective against 47 pathogens, including MRSA, HIV, and staph.

Sono-Wipes come in 50-count packs of nonabrasive 7- x 11-inch wipes. The packs have ultrastick technology to keep them fixed to equipment for convenient use. A case of 12 packs may be ordered for $84 directly from AUE.