Ofstead’s poster and oral presentation entitled “The Value of visual inspection and cleaning verification tests: A real-world study with gastroscopes and colonoscopes” was presented by Harry Wetzler, MD and Mariah Quick, MPH. Their presentation was given on May 8, 2017 at the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) 2017 Annual Course.
The poster and presentation detail final results from Ofstead’s study on persistent contamination on patient-ready endoscopes and shows photographs from borescope examinations.
A pdf version of the SGNA poster can be found here here.
More information about SGNA is available at http://www.sgna.org.