Single-Use Duodenoscopes Make Top 10 List

Single-Use Duodenoscopes Make Top 10 List

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

The editorial board for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) has named single-use duodenoscopes on the top 10 list of most significant developments in GI endoscopy in the last year.

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