Amplatz Stainless Steel Guidewire Series
The Olympus Amplatz guidewire is a smooth, flat wire wrapped over a stainless steel core designed to provide balanced performance. The super-stiff proximal shaft of the Amplatz helps ensure ultimate pushability and control while the floppy distal shaft helps enable precise, less traumatic advancement. The guidewire’s smooth, rounded ends and PTFE coating are designed to ease passage.
Olympus guidewires are engineered to ensure rapid access, easy advancement, smooth tracking, and maximum maneuverability. They help maintain precise control at every step of the procedure. Olympus guidewires are available in a variety of core materials, coatings, tips, and sizes—ensuring the right combination of torque, lubricity, and visibility for optimum results. Olympus urology guidewire designs include: GLIDEWIRE®, UltraTrack,. For detailed specifications or to determine the appropriate device for your needs, please contact customer service for assistance.
Olympus Training & Proper Use
Olympus offers a variety of educational opportunities for medical and surgical healthcare professionals.
Our Professional Education Program provides multiple types of peer-to-peer training in order to meet the specific educational needs of physicians and nurses focused on the safe and effective use of Olympus products.
Olympus Professional Education also offers training programs through Olympus University (OU). Geared toward nurses, reprocessing technicians and biomeds, many of the OU courses are available for nursing contact hour continuing education credit.
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