FUJIFILM TO SHOWCASE SUITE OF GI IMAGING & ADVANCED ENDOSCOPY SOLUTIONS AT SGNA 2018

Allendale, N.J., May 15, 2018 (Booth 415) – FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of endoscopic imaging solutions, will connect with nearly 2,000 GI professionals at the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) 45th annual course. Taking place May 20 – 22 in Orlando, FL, Fujifilm will support a reprocessing training course and will exhibit its portfolio of imaging and technology solutions for gastrointestinal applications.

“Fujifilm develops state-of-the-art imaging solutions based on the needs, challenges, and feedback of our partners and end-users. Exhibiting at SGNA gives Fujifilm the opportunity to connect with and gain invaluable insights from GI nurses and associates, who spend a large percentage of their time caring for and interacting directly with patients,” said Keiichi Nagata, President, FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc.

As Fujifilm values education and encourages proper training, the company will support “Train the Trainer: The Reprocessing Competency Defined,” a course taking place on Saturday, May 19th from 7:30 a.m.to 12:00 p.m. The purpose of the course is to encourage best practices relating to scope reprocessing through hands-on practice with Fujifilm equipment.

Visit booth #415 for demonstrations of the following technologies:

ELUXEO® is equipped with 4-LED Multi-Light technology featuring Blue Light Imaging (BLI) and Linked Color Imaging (LCI®) special light observation modes. ELUXEO has an extended lamp life expectancy of six years and an intuitive user interface for an enhanced experience.

Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) devices are designed for use with compatible endoscopes and aid clinicians in performing effective ESD interventions within the digestive tract.

ClutchCutter is a rotatable forceps that supports clinicians in making incisions, dissections and coagulation. ClutchCutter features jagged, serrated jaws for optimal clutching ability and an insulated outer edge for maximum durability.

FlushKnife is a versatile and efficient diathermic slitter that allows clinicians to carry out multiple applications including marking, flushing, incision, dissection and coagulation.

ST Hood Short Type is intended for use with compatible endoscopes to maintain field of view during endoscopic procedures such as mucosal resection.

600 Series Endoscopes are equipped with the close focus capability and CMOS image sensor technology to provide high resolution imaging as close as 2mm with minimal peripheral distortion. The 600 Series features a slim insertion portion and is compatible with BLI and LCI® imaging technology.

The Therapeutic Double Balloon Endoscope (DBE) is engineered to unlock difficult to reach pathways within the digestive tract. The EN-580T has a large instrument channel of 3.2mm for expanded treatment capacity in various procedures. Super CCD and close focus optics provide images with exceptional quality as close as 2mm enabling advanced visualization.

Ultrasonic Video Endoscopes provide excellent maneuverability and insertion capability. They are designed to be used with the SU-1 Ultrasonic Processor featuring Fujifilm’s proprietary image-processing technology.

For more information on Fujifilm’s offerings at SGNA, visit FujifilmEndoscopy.com.

 

About Fujifilm

FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions to meet the needs of healthcare facilities today and well into the future. From an unrivaled selection of digital x-ray systems, to the Synapse® brand of PACS, RIS and cardiovascular products, to advanced women’s health imaging systems, Fujifilm has products that are ideal for any size imaging environment. The Endoscopy Division of FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. supplies high quality, technologically advanced FUJINON brand endoscopes to the medical market. TeraMedica Division delivers healthcare informatics, and is the leading provider of vendor neutral, enterprise-wide solutions for unrestricted medical image management. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information please visit www.fujimed.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com. 

FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including: healthcare, with medical systems, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics; graphic systems; highly functional materials, such as flat panel display materials; optical devices, such as broadcast and cinema lenses; digital imaging; and document products. These are based on a vast portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic, software and production technologies.  In the year ended March 31, 2017, the company had global revenues of $20.7 billion, at an exchange rate of 112 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit: www.fujifilmholdings.com.

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Lauren Geloso

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