Slide Show: Supplemental Measures to Enhance Duodenoscope Reprocessing

August 5, 2015



The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is providing a detailed list of supplemental duodenoscope reprocessing measures that emerged from an agency-led expert panel meeting earlier this year. Hospitals and healthcare facilities that utilize duodenoscopes can, in addition to meticulously following manufacturer reprocessing instructions, take one or more of these additional steps to further reduce the risk of infection and increase the safety of these medical devices.