This area contains up to date news in the world of endoscopy, endoscopic procedures, and endoscope reprocessing (cleaning/disinfection/sterilization).
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Steris Reaches Proposed $20M Settlement in Class-Action Suit Over System 1
Advanced Sterilization Products Under FDA Scrutiny
SUNA and AUA Develop White Paper on Cystoscope Reprocessing
December 3, 2009
FDA Notice: Concerns About the Steris System 1 Processor, Components, and Accessories, and FDA Recommendations
November 19, 2009
Preventing Cross-Contamination in Endoscope Processing
Safety Communication from FDA, CDC, and the VA
Endoscope Contamination Leads ECRI's Top 10 Technology Hazards
Outpatient Surgery Magazine
Researchers Report on Cluster of Pseudoinfections Associated with Contaminated Washer-Disinfector
Infection Control Today Magazine