TITLE

Olympus America recalls bronchoscope

PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/8/2002, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p9A
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the recall notices sent to hospitals and health care institutions that have been recorded as the purchasers of bronchoscopes developed by Olympus America for inspection and repair in Melville, New York.
ACCESSION #
6364247

 

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