Patient monitoring and diagnostics
Ambu aScope Duodeno:
100% plastic neutral in Europe and Latin America
A partnership with Plastic Bank® will prevent over 100 tons of plastic from entering the ocean. The quantity corresponds to the amount of plastic used in all of the Ambu single-use aScope products in EMEA and Latin America throughout the year.
Is contamination of bronchoscopes really a problem? Get an overview of the risks and financial impact associated with reprocessing of reusable bronchoscopes.
Learn how cross-contamination can affect workflow and costs
15% of duodenoscopes found to be contaminated despite reprocessing (Rauwers 2018, GUT)
Read article on BMJ Journals
Duodenoscopes used to perform ERCP implicated in infection outbreaks (Kim et al., 2016, GIE)
Read abstract on GIE Journals
Existing manufacturer-recommended HLD inadequate (Ross et al., 2015, GIE)
Read abstract on GIE Journal
Findings highlight the need to educate endoscopy staff on reprocessing to minimize cross-contamination