An Overview on Reprocessed Endoscopy Equipment
The endoscope is considered to be one of the most powerful medical tools in modern medicine. Its value isn’t limited to being an instrument to diagnose diseases but it is also a device used in vital treatment modalities. The endoscope enters various body cavities and it is exposed to high levels of contamination with the consideration that all patients are potential sources of infection. The high demand for endoscopy services brought about the inclination of hospitals and startup surgical centers towards purchasing reprocessed medical power tools. Reprocessing is not as simple as it sounds. Infection control guidelines should be followed so as not to compromise the health and safety of the patients.