Vol 50 No 7

Urology Coding: Can CPT 51728 and 51741 be billed together?

July 12, 2022

"There are a number of urodynamic tests that can be performed. Urodynamic studies are not a one-size-fits-all procedure, but rather the tests performed should be chosen based upon the patient presentation and the question that needs to be answered by the urodynamic studies," write Jonathan Rubenstein, MD, and Mark Painter.

Strategies to mitigate impact of intravenous ICM shortage

June 24, 2022

"The global shortage of ICM has necessitated rapid adaptation of workflows and clinical pathways, which are particularly important for practicing urologists who are evaluating patients for hematuria," write Yair Lotan, MD, and colleagues.

Aggressive prostate cancer diagnoses on the rise

April 25, 2022

The downgrade of PSA screening over the past 15 years has reduced the overdiagnosis and overtreatment of low-grade prostate cancer; however, there has been a simultaneous increase in the rate of metastatic cancer at diagnosis.