Category: ortho-phthalaldehyde

ortho-phthalaldehyde: A Tale of Three Labels

May 6, 2013 (revised 12-23-2014) —┬áThis article discusses the evolution of the labeling of a medical device — namely, of…

Transmission of Infection during Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

This post provides the abstract of a peer-reviewed article, co-authored by Dr. Nelson and Dr. Muscarella, entitled: “Current issues in…

Endoscope Damage: A Review of the Medical Literature (Part 2)

This article by Lawrence F Muscarella, PhD, discusses whether 2% glutaraldehyde formulations and peracetic acid solutions, either of which may…