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AER Plus

Automatic Endoscope Reprocessor Plus. A self-contained proprietary system for cleaning and disinfecting flexible endoscopes developed by Unitrol/Minntech.
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Manufacturer's data show that OPA will last longer before reaching its minimum effective concentration limit (about 82 cycles) compared with glutaraldehyde (after 40 cycles) in an automatic endoscope reprocessor (7).
The fastest growing segments are expected to be the automatic endoscope reprocessor market with a compound annual growth rate of 9.
This demand for more efficient disinfecting methods is fuelling the growth of the automatic endoscope reprocessor (AER) segment.
Hospitals and health systems nationwide used ECRI Institute's SELECTplus(TM) User Experience Network to report direct experience with one or more of 11 different automatic endoscope reprocessor models.
Other ASP products include the CIDEX(R) Family of high level disinfectants, and the Automatic Endoscope Reprocessor (AER) for high level disinfection of flexible endoscopes.
Exceptionally fast and effective, it disinfects at 25 degrees Celsius in 5 minutes in a legally marketed automatic endoscope reprocessor and at room temperature (20 degrees Celsius) in 12 minutes with manual reprocessing.
Technical services available from ASP are also detailed on the site, including customer support, the Alliance(SM) Service Program and technical support for the STERRAD(R) Sterilization System and the ASP Automatic Endoscope Reprocessor (AER).
The Company also noted that its next-generation automatic endoscope reprocessor, developed and manufactured by Minntech for exclusive worldwide distributor Advanced Sterilization Products (a division of Ethicon, Inc.
According to McGoldrick and Addy, both companies were pleased with the enthusiastic response to the Automatic Endoscope Reprocessor and CIDEX* PA, introduction at the Association of Operating Room Nurses (AORN) in March.
16, 1998--Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), a member of Johnson & Johnson's family of companies and manufacturer of the STERRAD(R) Sterilization System for medical and surgical instruments, and Minntech Corporation, an international leader in the manufacture of chemical sterilants and reprocessing systems, Monday announced the formation of a worldwide marketing alliance for Minntech's automatic endoscope reprocessor and sterilizing/disinfecting solution.
MINNEAPOLIS, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Minntech Corporation (Nasdaq: MNTX) announced today that the Company has completed the necessary steps to display the CE, or Communaute Europeene, mark on its AER Plus(TM) Automatic Endoscope Reprocessor.
SELECTplus User Experience Network survey results are also available for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems, automatic endoscope reprocessors, computed tomography (CT) scanners, ultrasound imaging, beds, monitors, and alarm management.
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