FUJIFILM SHOWCASES ELUXEO® PLATFORM AND SUPPORTS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AT NYSGE 2018

Wayne, N.J., Dec. 6, 2018 (Booth #400) FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of endoscopic imaging solutions, will present its advanced endoscopic visualization systems at the New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy’s Annual Meeting from December 12-14, 2018 at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York, NY. At the event, Fujifilm will also contribute to a series of educational programs including live cases and hands-on workshops by providing technology to support clinician presentations. 

ELUXEO is Fujifilm’s next-generation image enhanced endoscopy platform, comprised of the 7000 Video Imaging System and the 700 Series Endoscopes. Launched in the summer of 2018, Fujifilm’s 700 Series Endoscopes feature a host of advancements in comfort, efficiency, and visualization. This platform offers improved image quality in terms of sharpness and brightness. It also delivers optimal visual information for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in daily clinical practice.

“Fujifilm has earned a reputation for technological innovation but also for advancing clinician education,” said Johann Fernando, Ph.D., Chief Operating Officer of FUJIFIM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. “We continue to push the boundaries of endoscopic imaging and are excited to support world-renowned experts with our technologies during their educational workshops at NYSGE.” 

Also available for demonstration in booth #400 and in select NYSGE workshops, Fujifilm’s Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD) devices are designed for use with compatible endoscopes and aid clinicians in performing effective ESD interventions within the digestive tract.

ClutchCutter is a rotatable forceps that supports clinicians in making incisions, dissections and coagulation. ClutchCutter features jagged, serrated jaws for optimal clutching ability and an insulated outer edge for maximum durability.

FlushKnife is a versatile and efficient diathermic slitter that allows clinicians to carry out multiple applications including marking, flushing, incision, dissection and coagulation.

ST Hood Short Type is intended for use with compatible endoscopes to maintain field of view during endoscopic procedures such as mucosal resection.

Contributing to Educational Programs

At NYSGE, Fujifilm will provide endoscopic technologies to support live cases on Thursday, December 13th and Friday, December 14th as well as the following educational events: 

 

Hands-On Workshops

Title: Annual New York GI Fellows Endoscopy Course

Course Directors: Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, Adam J. Goodman, MD, Reem Z. Sharaiha, MD,

MSc, and Stavros N. Stavropoulos, MD

Dates/Time: Wednesday, Dec. 12th; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

 

Title: Advanced Resection and Third Space Endoscopy (Option 1)

Course Directors: Franklin E. Kasmin, MD and Nikhil A. Kumta, MD, MS

Dates/Time: Wednesday, Dec. 12th; 5:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

 

Advanced Imaging Symposium

Title: What Am I Looking At? Understanding the Tools-of-the-Trade in Advanced Endoscopic Imaging 

Course Directors: Amrita Sethi, MD, MSc and Arvind Trindade, MD

Dates/Time: Thursday, Dec.13th; 5:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 

 

Visit Fujifilm at NYSGE (Booth #400) to speak with a Fujifilm representative and for product demonstrations. 

 

For more information on Fujifilm’s Endoscopy solutions, please visit fujifilmendoscopy.com.

About Fujifilm

FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is a leading provider of diagnostic imaging products and medical informatics solutions to meet the needs of healthcare facilities today and well into the future. From an unrivaled selection of digital x-ray systems, to the Synapse® brand of PACS, RIS and cardiovascular products, to advanced women’s health imaging systems, Fujifilm has products that are ideal for any size imaging environment. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. – Endoscopy supplies high quality, technologically advanced endoscopic imaging solutions and devices to the medical field. TeraMedica Division delivers healthcare informatics, and is the leading provider of vendor neutral, enterprise-wide solutions for unrestricted medical image management. FUJIFILM Medical Systems U.S.A., Inc. is headquartered in Stamford, CT. For more information please visit www.fujimed.com and www.fujifilmendoscopy.com. 

FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation in Tokyo, Japan, brings innovative solutions to a broad range of global industries by leveraging its depth of knowledge and fundamental technologies derived from photographic film. Its proprietary core technologies contribute to the fields of healthcare, graphic systems, highly functional materials, optical devices, digital imaging and document products. These products and services are based on its extensive portfolio of chemical, mechanical, optical, electronic and imaging technologies. For the year ended March 31, 2018, the company had global revenues of $23.0 billion, at an exchange rate of 106 yen to the dollar. Fujifilm is committed to responsible environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit www.fujifilmholdings.com.

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Danielle Brown

Fujifilm

914-574-3273

danielle.brown@fujfilm.com