What is a Three Tube Shaft and How Does it Work?

Posted by Jerry Wellman on 5/5/2015
Construction, purpose, and brief history of the three tube shaft design on rigid endoscopes.

What is Inside a Rigid Endoscope?

Posted by Jerry Wellman on 4/6/2015
An explanation of the internal components of a rigid endoscope.

Evaluating Rigid Endoscopes

Posted by Administrator on 3/5/2015
Evaluation tips for rigid endoscopes 

Rigid Endoscope Pathology

Posted by Administrator on 2/5/2015
A detailed list of common damage occurring to rigid endoscopes and potential causes.

Care of Rigid Endoscopes

Posted by Administrator on 1/5/2015
A review of proper storage and sterilization guidelines.

Handling Rigid Endoscopes

Posted by Administrator on 12/5/2014
A quick review of how to properly handle a rigid endoscope and the potential damage which may occur due to improper handling.

How Do You Decide When to Replace an Endoscope?

Posted by Jerry Wellman on 11/5/2014
This can be a very difficult question to answer for many facilities. All too often it is a question that isn’t asked at all. So how is this determined? This is ultimately based on the financial and technical needs of a facility. Here are a few points of consideration to help you make an informed decision.