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Study Demonstrates Attractive Alternative to Standard Reusable Cystoscopes

AUA 2023 Poster Presentation Finds UroViu Platform Comparable with Notable Advantages A recent study presented at the American Urology Association (AUA) 2023 found that portable single-use cystoscopes, like the UroViu platform, are attractive alternatives to standard reusable cystoscopes as they require less capital investment, reduce contamination risks related to reprocessing, require less ancillary equipment, and are more amenable for efficient deployment in urgent clinical environments such as in the emergency department. Additionally, single-use cystoscopes offer a higher level of hygiene and safety for patients, which is especially important in today’s healthcare environment. In the study “Initial Clinical Experience of a High-Definition Single-Use Flexible Cystoscope” by Zachary Kornberg, Eugene Shkolyar, Timothy J. Lee, and Joseph C. Liao, Department of Urology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, the UroViu platform was found to have image quality, maneuverability, and patient experience comparable to standard reusable cystoscopes. The

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