Author | Mark H. Hofbauer, DPM

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The Clinical and Economic Case for Sterile, Disposable Instruments and Implants

August 01, 2019

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Recent news headlines reported two deaths and 179 exposures from contaminated surgical instruments used for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) at a university medical center in California.1 Similar infections also occurred in Washington, Illinois, and Pennsylvania.

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