5 meters in length for video colonoscopes and gastroscopes
5 set of 2 gastroscopes
, 2 colonoscopes + vision track.
is the latest of its kind to raise concerns about infections associated with endoscopic procedures, as outbreaks have been linked to contaminated duodenoscopes, gastroscopes
, bronchoscopes, and cystoscopes.
5 meters in length, such as video colonoscopes and gastroscopes
- an industry first for any medical device sterilization process.
595m for a range of replacement medical equipment across the health board, including theatre equipment, ventilators, toxicology, gastroscopes
and replacement beds.
595m for replacement medical equipment, including theatre equipment, ventilators, toxicology, gastroscopes
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, and volume (in units) within market categories - Bronchoscopes, Laryngoscopes, Ureteroscopes, Cystoscopes, Colonoscopes, Sigmoidoscopes, Esophagoscopes & Gastroscopes
, Duodenoscopes, Laparoscopes, Hysteroscopes, Sinuscopes, Resectoscopes, Endoscopy Visualization Systems, Endoscopy Visualization System Components, Endoscopic Reprocessors, Endoscopy Fluid Management Systems, Capsule Endoscopy Systems, Surgical Generators, Bariatric Surgery Devices, Aesthetic Lasers and Energy Devices, Biopsy Devices, Hernia Repair, Non-Vascular Stents and Gynecological Devices.
The public health scare comes after a spot check by officials found cross-contamination between dirty and clean scopes used for gastroscopes
and colonoscopies at the clinic run by Dr Christiane Farazli on Ottawa's Carling Avenue.
In 1950, Hopkins met Dr Hugh Gainsborough, a gastroenterologist at St George's Hospital London, who pointed out the problem of illumination in the rigid gastroscopes
then in use.
Basil Hirschowitz, co-developer of fiber optic gastroscopes
, introduces this history of endoscopic instruments and techniques for viewing the digestive tract.