Endoscopes

Endoscopes are used to look inside the body. News and new technology innovations for endoscopes can be found on this channel.

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Touch Surgery Pilot Video-Based Endoscopic Simulations
News | Endoscopes | June 11, 2018

June 11, 2018 — During the 2018 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference June 2-5 in Washington, D.C., the American...

Olympus and Hitachi Healthcare Americas Introduce Arietta 850
News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 04, 2018

Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical...

Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LungVision Tool
Technology | Lung Cancer | May 09, 2018

May 9, 2018 — Body Vision Medical received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market...

News | Endoscopes | April 02, 2018

April 2, 2018 — Results from a recent ...

Auris Health Unveils FDA-Cleared Monarch Platform for Robotic Bronchoscopy
Technology | Endoscopes | March 26, 2018

March 26, 2018 — Auris Health Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the company’s...

FDA, CDC and ASM Release New Duodenoscope Surveillance and Culturing Protocols
News | Endoscopes | February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

Dilon Technologies Inc. Launches New CoPilot VL+ Video Laryngoscope
Technology | Endoscopes | February 07, 2018

February 7, 2018 — Dilon Technologies Inc. announced the launch of the CoPilot VL+ video...

CapsoVision Inc. Introduces CapsoCloud for CapsoCam Plus Endoscopy System
Technology | Endoscopes | September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 — CapsoVision Inc. recently announced the full U.S. launch of CapsoCloud, an exam management...

Pentax Medical Launches New Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope
Technology | Endoscopes | August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 — Pentax Medical Co. announced the U.S. launch of the Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope (EG-3270UK),...

Fujifilm Issues Voluntary Recall of All ED-530XT Duodenoscopes
News | Endoscopes | August 03, 2017

August 3, 2017 — On July 21, 2017, Fujifilm issued an Urgent Medical Device Correction and Removal notification...

Endoscopy Devices: Making Pathways in Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Feature | Endoscopes | February 01, 2017 | Ravi Chawat

Several diseases that require the use of endoscopy devices for diagnostics, as well as therapeutics, have been on...

Fujifilm Medical Systems Removes Older Duodenoscopes From Clinical Use
News | Endoscopes | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems has informed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of its plans to...

Given, Pillcamp, colonoscopy, Angiodysplasias, capsule Endoscopy, LVAD interference

The Given Imaging PillCam Colon system is an example of a capsule endoscopy device the patient swallows to image the gastrointestinal track.

Feature | Endoscopes | January 03, 2017 | Anamika Kumari

The capsule endoscopy systems offer a hands-free and highly accurate imaging modality for healthcare practitioners....

Olympus, Visera 4K UHD System, operative display, endoscopy, ultra-high definition
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | September 15, 2016

September 15, 2016 — Olympus announced that big-screen surgery with 4K UHD (ultra-high definition)...

Pentax Medical, Defina endoscope system for Pulmonology, EMEA market
Technology | Endoscopes | July 05, 2016

July 5, 2016 — Pentax Medical announced the launch of a new high-definition (HD) pulmonology...

Avantis Medical Systems, Third Eye Panoramic colonoscopy device, endoscopes, FDA, resposable

From left to right: (1) Panoramic device’s left-viewing camera, (2) Colonoscope’s forward-viewing camera, (3) Panoramic device’s right-viewing camera. The adenoma seen in this image was hidden from the colonoscope’s view but was detected with the Third Eye Panoramic.

Technology | Colonoscopy Systems | May 23, 2016

May 23, 2016 — Avantis Medical Systems Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food...

Integrated Endoscopy, nuvis single-use arthroscope, AAOS 2016
News | Endoscopes | March 22, 2016

March 22, 2016 — Integrated Endoscopy Inc. demonstrated its nuvis single-use arthroscope at the 2016 American...

News | Endoscopes | February 23, 2016

February 23, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is revising its November 2015 Safety Communication...

Cook Medical, EchoTip ProCore 20 gage needle, ultrasound endoscope, RSNA 2015
News | Endoscopes | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Cook Medical’s Endoscopy clinical division in November announced the introduction of the latest...