Urologic Surgery

Endoscopic robotic platforms: What the future holds

February 22, 2019

This article highlights some of the emerging endoscopic robotic systems in urology.

The PA perspective on performing procedures and more

September 24, 2018

In this Urology Times Q&A, Jessica Nelson, MPAS, PA-C, past president of the Urological Association of Physician Assistants, offers a physician assistant’s perspective on PAs performing urologic procedures, PA training, and more.

Injuries, deaths from robotic surgery decreasing

August 20, 2018

Research on a cranberry supplement for decreasing UTI incidence as well as a finding that ketorolac was more effective than narcotics in controlling renal colic were among the AUA 2018 take-homes in quality improvement and patient safety.

APPs: Urology’s new normal

August 15, 2018

“A decade ago it was rare to have advanced practice providers as part of routine urologic care. Now they’re integral and a necessary part of any active urologic practice,” says Bradley A. Erickson, MD, MS.