Ambu® aScope™ 3 Slim 3.8/1.2

The innovative aScope™ 3 line consists of flexible single-use videoscopes in three sizes, compatible with the reusable monitor, Ambu aView™. The aScope™ line solves three key challenges: It is instantly available, easy to transport and sterile straight from the pack with no further handling and reprocessing. In short, aScope™ 3 is about enhancing patient safety and increasing productivity with a videoscope that is always available, sterile and provides quality at an affordable price.

aScope™ 3 Slim is suitable for

  • check Intubation
  • check Airway inspection
  • check Placing and checking of Double Lumen Tubes
  • check Placing of Bronchial Blockers
  • check Aintree® catheter

Better Patient Safety

Eliminating the risk of cross-contamination.

Choosing aScope™ 3 Slim is about enhancing patient safety and increasing productivity: It is about ensuring immediate access to a flexible videoscope, eliminating the risk of cross-contamination and increasing the opportunities for training of flexible optical intubation and bronchoscopy.

To read more detailed information about risk management associated with the aScope™ 3 system, download the Instructions For Use.

Eliminating scope infection risk

The potential infection risks associated with reusable scopes could be avoided by using single-use devices such as aScope™ 3.

Key Benefits

Instant accessibility

Always at hand when needed, saving valuable time and enhancing patient safety

High degree of usability

The portable plug-and-play system is easy to transport and set up. It is ready for use in no time


Eliminates repair costs as well as any limitations caused by complex reprocessing

No risk of cross-contamination

Sterility straight from the pack eliminates the risk of cross-contamination

Challenging conventional scopes

The single-use nature of aScope™ 3 Slim challenges conventions in flexible airway endoscopy: It is always available, cost-efficient and sterile straight from the pack. The ultra slim design makes aScope™ 3 Slim ideal for placing an ET tube ≥ 5 mm or a DLT ≥ size 37 Fr.
When connected to the aView™ monitor, high quality images make it easy to navigate and identify anatomical landmarks.

Clinical Studies


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Technical specifications

Bending capabilities:

130° up, 130° down

Channel average inner diameter:

1.2 mm

Insertion cord length:

600 mm

Insertion cord diameter:

3.8 mm

Distal end diameter:

4.2 mm

Min. instrument channel width:

1.2 mm

Spare parts

There are no spare parts or accessories for this product.



file_download aScope™ 3 Family brochure
(1,02 MB - pdf)
file_download Visualisation Brochure
(2,26 MB - pdf)


file_download Ambu® aScope™ 3 Slim Datasheet
(149,89 KB - pdf)

Instructions For Use

file_download aScope™ 3 Family IFU
(43,49 MB - pdf)
file_download aScope™ 3 Family QuickGuide bedside bronchoscopy
(912,32 KB - pdf)
file_download aScope™ 3 Family User Guide
(5,18 MB - pdf)

Supplementary Information

file_download Reach document for Medical Devices
(249,29 KB - pdf)
file_download Symbols on ambu.com
(285,79 KB - pdf)

October 2018

Note: US: Rx only