endoscope-i Shortlisted for Innovation Award
endoscope-i manufactured by Barnsley-based Single Use Surgical has been shortlisted for the prestigious Medilink Yorkshire and Humber Innovation Award.
Developed by British ENT surgeons, the endoscope-i adapter and app enables doctors to view, record, and share HD endoscopic images and videos using an iPhone with almost any endoscope.
The endoscopic mobile imaging system, originally developed for otology examinations has been used worldwide in many other areas of medicine, such as urology, anaesthesia, cardiothoracics and veterinary sciences, and even industrial engineering.
Chris Coulson, an ENT Consultant and a managing director at endoscope-i, said: “the system takes the image seen through an endoscope’s small lens and magnifies it on screen in HD, enabling me to capture images or record videos. These are shown to our patients and uploaded to their electronic health records. They also provide excellent material for training. endoscope-
Medilink will announce the winner at a special awards ceremony, which will take place on 19 March at the Royal Armouries, Leeds.
About Single Use Surgical
Single Use Surgical manufactures high quality, single use surgical instruments. The company recently collaborated with endoscope-i Ltd to launch ‘endoscope-
endoscope-i is available to order online from http://susl.co.uk/
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