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Endoscopy

Virtual Incision raises $20 million to test surgical mini robot
MIRA system is designed for minimally-invasive colon resection surgeries
Colorectal cancer screening rates rising among 45 to 49-year-olds
Followed release of ACS updated guidelines
FDA says yes to first fully disposable, single-use duodenoscope
Eliminating risk of infection due to ineffective reprocessing
Fujifilm in talks to acquire Hitachi's medical imaging business
Would enable it to compete with larger players in the market
CMR Surgical installs its first surgical robotics system
Modular, portable and more affordable than larger console systems
Dirty gastroscopes used on almost 1,000 patients in Oklahoma hospital
Pentax Medical stated that reprocessing instructions had not been completely followed
FDA recommends moving to newer-design duodenoscopes
Replaceable endcap scopes may help reduce the disk of disease transmission
Intuitive acquires Schölly Fiberoptic's robotic endoscope business
Enhances supply chain, raises manufacturing capacity for imaging devices
Fujifilm to build new 'smart' facility for endoscope production
Will leverage AI and IoT to enhance endoscope production
The three technologies that will revolutionize minimally-invasive care
The next generation of MIS techniques will be guided by familiar concepts
Fujifilm in sole-source deal with Gastrologix for all endoscopy products
The manufacturer and GPO enter three-year partnership
OmniVision and Lighthouse Imaging debut platform for stereoscopic 3D endoscopy
Integrates stereoscopic 3D imaging into endoscopes
Dennis Durmis
MITA names chair of board of directors
Olympus Medical Systems takes guilty plea deal in scope case
Will pay $80 million in fines and $5 million in forfeitures
NinePoint Medical's NvisionVLE AI software upgrade gets FDA nod
Designed to be a great help to gastroenterologists worldwide
Body Vision gets FDA nod for its navigation catheter
Works with the LungVision Imaging and Navigation System

Endoscopy Features In Print

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Breaking barriers in Alzheimer’s disease with focused ultrasound

Researchers at Sunnybrook in Toronto are closing the therapeutic gap

Medical community finds ways to make TAVR safer for at-risk patients

Improving outcomes with special procedures

What’s new in C-arms and tables?

Smaller footprint and dose reduction are defining a new generation of equipment

Getting to the heart of cardiac ultrasound technology

From premium systems to point of care, an expanding market