There are numerous benefits & uses that a side channel blower can be used in the medical industryAn example of this is the chairlift used when treatment a patient,

The cushion can be lifted with the help of compressed air to make it easier for older patients to stand up.

Chairlifts also help the nursing staff to provide optimal treatment.
In a steam sterilizer the hot, saturated steam is condensed when coming into contact with the cooler object to be sterilized, which absorbs the heat released. This leads to the denaturation of the germs, the molecular structure of their protein being destroyed. Although dry heat can be used for sterilization as well, humid steam is more suitable for this application because the process then requires a lower temperature and shorter sterilization time.