The ASGE Endoscopy Unit Recognition System honors endoscopy devices that follow the ASGE guidelines on privileging, quality assurance, endoscopy reprocessing and CDC infection control guidelines. To time, 307 endoscopy systems have been acknowledged by ASGE. ‘ASGE is definitely delighted to be recognizing these 35 endoscopy units, whose staff work hard every day to supply high-quality care with their patients in a protected climate,’ said Bret T. Petersen, MD, FASGE, chairman, ASGE Quality Assurance in Endoscopy Committee.Health officials also think the strategy has prospect of more people than simply gay guys, though they don’t plan to provide it ‘to housewives in Peoria,’ as Paxton puts it. Some uninfected gay men already are getting the drugs from close friends with Helps or doctors willing to prescribe them to patients who admit not really using condoms. This sort of use could lead to drug resistance and is normally one cause officials are rushing to expand studies. ‘We need information about whether this approach is effective and safe’ before recommending it, said Dr. Susan Buchbinder, who leads one research in San Francisco. The drugs are tenofovir and emtricitabine, or FTC , sold in mixture as Truvada by Gilead Sciences Inc., a California company best known for inventing Tamiflu, a medication showing promise against bird flu.