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  • CS Medical Releases Storage Cabinets for TEE Probes
    CREEDMOOR, N.C.―CS Medical this week announced that the company now offers TEE probe storage cabinets. CS Medical is part of the TEE (transesophageal echocardiogram) probe care field and recognized the need for a secure, dedicated method for storing TEE probes after ...More
    August 9, 2013 Posted in News
  • Companies Partner on Technology for Gastro-Cancer Detection
    VANCOUVER, Canada―Verisante Technology, Inc., a company that specializes in cancer detection technology, announced today that it has entered into a collaboration with the BC Cancer Agency and Fujian Normal University in China to develop a new application for the company's ...More
    August 7, 2013 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • STERIS and DeMeo Start Sterilization Training Program
    MENTOR, Ohio—STERIS University, an educational portal of STERIS Corporation offering continuing education for healthcare industry professionals, and Michele DeMeo, CRCST, CSPDT, have partnered to offer the DeMeo Legacy Series of training and motivational materials. DeMeo is ...More
    July 22, 2013 Posted in Content Library
  • US Endoscopy Releases Infinity Cytology Device
    MENTOR, Ohio—US Endoscopy, a company that specializes in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, today announced the release of the Infinity cytology device. ...More
    July 16, 2013 Posted in News
  • STERIS and DeMeo Start Sterilization Training Program
    MENTOR, Ohio―STERIS University, an educational portal of STERIS Corporation offering continuing education for healthcare industry professionals, and Michele DeMeo, CRCST, CSPDT, have partnered to offer the DeMeo Legacy Series of training and motivational materials. ...More
    July 15, 2013 Posted in News
  • Olympus Unveils New Medical Learning Center
    CENTER VALLEY, Pa.―Olympus, a medical-and-surgical equipment company, today unveiled a new medical learning center in the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania. ...More
    July 2, 2013 Posted in News, Industry Issues
  • Just How Many GI Endoscopes are Unclean?
    According to a study from 3M's infection prevention division, three out of every 20 flexible gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopes were found to harbor unacceptable levels of body matter that could lead to infection. ...More
    June 10, 2013 Posted in Blog
  • Cook Medical Receives Clearance for Biliary Stent
    Winston-Salem, N.C.—The Food and Drug Administration granted 510(k) clearance for the Evolution biliary controlled-release uncovered stent from Cook Medical, Cook Medical announced today. The biliary stent is part of Cook’s line of Evolution controlled-release stents for ...More
    June 5, 2013 Posted in News
  • EndoChoice Reveals Adenoma Trial Data at DDW
    ORLANDO—Although colonoscopy exams prevent many colon cancer deaths and are considered the most sensitive method for detecting colorectal cancers, the procedure is not completely effective in preventing cancer cases. ...More
    May 27, 2013 Posted in News
  • Pentax and Hitachi Partner on Endoscopic Ultrasound Systems
    MONTVALE, N.J.—PENTAX Medical, an endoscopic-imaging company, and Hitachi-Aloka Medical, an ultrasound-imaging company, recently announced that they'll collaborate on the development of endoscopic ultrasound systems. The companies have partnered on other ventures for years. ...More
    May 22, 2013 Posted in News, Industry Issues