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Olympus America Introduces New Reprocessing Videos

Center Valley, PA, September 22, 2006 - Olympus America announces the online posting of Flexible Endoscope Reprocessing videos for gastrointestinal endoscopes and bronchoscopes. These videos provide a step-by-step demonstration of the reprocessing procedure, including pre-cleaning, manual cleaning and high-level disinfection. They are an excellent reference, training tool, adjunct to the instruction manual and refresher for staff. These videos are also available in DVD format for viewing via a laptop computer or television.

To view the videos go to: http://olympusamerica.com/msg_section/cds/cds_product.asp or navigate through the Olympus web page (www.olympusamerica.com). The videos can also be ordered in DVD format from the web page.

For more specific information about Flexible Endoscope related products please contact your Olympus Sales Representative at 800-848-9024.

About Olympus Medical Systems Group

Olympus Medical Systems Group provides endoscopy knowledge and solutions that enable healthcare professionals in GI hospital suites, ambulatory surgical centers and private practices to achieve excellent clinical and financial outcomes across the continuum of care. Olympus offers diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopes and EndoTherapy accessories; service and repair solutions; web-based endoscopy information products; GI lab integration services; cleaning and disinfection products and services; cost-effective financial solutions; and consulting services.