Author Archives: EndoPro Admin

SGNA 47th Annual Course in Lousiville, Nov. 1-3 Cancelled

To be replaced by SGNA 47th Annual Course: A Virtual Experience In light of the continued risk to our community posed by COVID-19, SGNA’s Board of Directors has decided to cancel the in-person 47th Annual Course, rescheduled for November 1-3, 2020 (with pre-meeting events October 30-31) in Louisville, KY. In its place, we are excited to introduce SGNA 47th Annual Course: A Virtual Experience, ...

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PURE PROCESSING HIRES NEW CFO

Carrie Pasinski will lead finance strategy through evolving global economic conditions Pure Processing LLC, developer and provider of pre-cleaning stations, technologies and accessories for healthcare reprocessing departments, announces the appointment of Carrie Pasinski, an experienced finance and operations leader, as chief financial officer for the company. “The challenges of this historic COVID-19 era have reinforced the need for strong financial ...

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GI Issues in Kids With COVID-19 MIS-C May Muddy Diagnosis

— Pediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome symptoms could mimic less toxic GI infections, IBD Children and adolescents with COVID-19 who developed multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) often exhibited marked gastrointestinal (GI) manifestations, sometimes confounding diagnosis by mimicking GI infections or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a recent case series. In a chart review of 44 pediatric patients (ages 7 months to 20 years, ...

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This is the latest very serious COVID-19 symptom

Stomach pain, loss of appetite, itchiness, or cramps? It might be coronavirus. New research shows gastrointestinal issues in COVID-19 patients studied, some with deadly consequences. Coronavirus has several symptoms, including typical cough, fatigue, and high fever. Now bowel issues might be a sign of a COVID-19 case and are being recommended to be added to a list of official symptoms that ...

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STERILUCENT GRANTED EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATION TO REPROCESS RESPIRATORS

Hydrogen peroxide process enables safe mask reuse April 21, 2020: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted Sterilucent, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN), an Emergency Use Authorization to allow the emergency use of the SterilucentTM HC 80TT Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide Sterilizer for decontaminating single-use compatible N95 and N95-equivalent respirators. Test results have demonstrated that filtering facepiece respirators may be reprocessed for use during the COVID-19 pandemic in the ...

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