Endoscopes

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

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. A...
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) endoscopy is now...
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 endoscopy system in the...
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 Academy...
News | Endoscopes | February 23, 2016
February 23, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is revising its November 2015 Safety Communication to...
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...
News | Endoscopes | January 05, 2016
January 5, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) posted a new Safety Communication titled, "Fujifilm...
NDS, endoscopic imaging, ZeroWire Mobile, Radiance Ultra 4K

Radiance Ultra image courtesy of NDS Surgical Imaging
 

News | Flat Panel Displays | November 16, 2015
November 16, 2015 — NDS Surgical Imaging will preview its new patent-pending ZeroWire Mobile integrated cordless...
Barco, 4K surgical display, MDSC-8232, ultra-high resolution

Image courtesy of Barco

Technology | Flat Panel Displays | November 16, 2015
November 16, 2015 — Healthcare imaging specialist Barco announced the availability of its 4K end-to-end solution for...

Photo courtesy of Carestream

Feature | Endoscopes | November 11, 2015 | Hjalmer Danielson and Jef Williams
Healthcare has been “taken to school” and is now rethinking health information technology (HIT) investments with a...
SweetVision HD, endoscope, ThinkTank Technologies
Technology | April 02, 2015
April 2, 2015 — ThinkTank Technologies announced the availability of their state-of-the-art endoscope imaging system,...
Pentax Medical, i10 Series HD+, endoscopes, colonoscopy, gastroscopy

Image courtesy of Pentax Medical Co.

Technology | January 20, 2015
January 20, 2015 — Pentax Medical Co. announced the United States and Canadian launch of Pentax Medical i10 Series HD...
Ampronix, Scanmaxx Laplinx, video converter, DICOM, endoscopes, PACS

Image courtesy of Ampronix

Technology | January 05, 2015
January 5, 2015 — Ampronix announced a new addition to its video converter family – Scanmaxx Laplinx. The Scanmaxx...
Ampronix, DVMAXX HD, video recorder, image capture device, PACS, RSNA 2014

Image courtesy of Ampronix

Technology | January 02, 2015
January 2, 2015 — Ampronix announced the availability of its new DVMAXX HD medical grade high-definition (HD) video...
News | June 17, 2014
June 17, 2014 — A total of 16 pioneering medical innovations were showcased in front of approximately 4,000 healthcare...
News | June 12, 2014
June 12, 2014 — A recent peer-reviewed article published earlier this year in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) by...
Olympus BF-P190 BF-XP190 Bronchoscopes
Technology | June 04, 2014
June 4, 2014 — Olympus announced the commercial availability of its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k)-...
Olympus Endocapsule 10 System Endoscopy Imaging
Technology | May 15, 2014
May 15, 2014 — Olympus announced the commercial availability of its 510(k) cleared, next-generation Endocapsule 10...