Flexible endoscope

Known as: fiberoptic endoscope, fiber optic endoscope, endoscopes fiberoptic 
An endoscope and accessories is a device used to provide access, illumination, and allow observation or manipulation of body cavities, hollow organs… (More)
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2014
2014
The transoral resection of pharyngeal and laryngeal tumors is challenging due to their location in a narrow anatomic space. In… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Compliance with cleaning of flexible endoscope channels cannot be verified using visual inspection. Adenosine… (More)
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2013
2013
Fluorescence lifetime imaging (FLIM) offers a noninvasive approach for characterizing the biochemical composition of biological… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Steering the tip of a flexible endoscope relies on the physician's dexterity and experience. For complex flexible… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVE To describe our experience with a single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC) performed using a flexible… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND The concept of intraperitoneal flexible endoscopy has created much interest and investigation. Both… (More)
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2008
2008
NOTES cholecystectomy, may eliminate complications related to abdominal incisions. However, the nonmandatory gastrotomy and its… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND We have previously reported the feasibility of diagnostic and therapeutic peritoneoscopy including liver biopsy… (More)
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2006
2006
Semicritical medical devices such as flexible endoscopes require high-level disinfection between each use, and glutaraldehyde is… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS There have so far been no prospective studies on the value of flexible endoscopy for removing foreign… (More)
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