“Sepsis is real, and it's around 5%. I was surprised too, but this is what the actual data shows, and we should be aware of it,” says Ben H. Chew, MD, MSc.
In this video, Naeem Bhojani, MD, FRCSC, and Ben H. Chew, MD, MSc, discuss the background and findings of the studies, “Identifying predictors of sepsis post-ureteroscopy in a US-based population: results from the Endourological Society TOWER Collaborative,” and “What is the cost of sepsis after ureteroscopy? Results from the Endourological Society TOWER Collaborative.” Bhojani is an associate professor of urology, clinical research scholar FRQ-S, and endourologist at the Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal, Quebec. Chew is an associate professor of urologic sciences at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver.