Duodenoscopes Used in Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

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Following CRE outbreaks in duodenoscopes in the USA, the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) have posted the following safety advisory on their website:

16/03/15 – TGA Safety Advisory – Potential issues with devices transmitting infections between patients

https://www.tga.gov.au/alert/duodenoscopes-used-endoscopic-retrograde-cholangiopancreatography