Infection prevention in Endoscopy:
what you need to know
Reprocessing of Complex Duodenoscopes Infectious Risk and Options for Mitigation
Infection prevention in endoscopy is gaining more attention. Improper cleaning of endoscopes may lead to failure of high-level disinfection and sterilization procedures and may increase the potential risk for infection transmission to patients1.
In this 45-minute webinar, Prof. Marco J. Bruno talks about the scale of the problem in duodenoscope contaminations and shares recent experiences of his cutting edge nation-wide studies conducted in the Netherlands involving over 75 hospitals and almost 800 samples from over 150 duodenoscopes.