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Basic urological surgical skills and equipment

John Reynard, Stephen Mark, Kevin Turner, Noel Armenakas, Mark Feneley and Mark Sullivan

in Urological Surgery

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199299423
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191728358 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199299423.003.0002

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Basic urological surgical skills and equipment

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Cystoscopy - Cystoscopy (rigid) - Flexible cystourethroscopy - Bladder biopsy - Drains and catheters in urological surgery - Catheters - Technique of urethral catheterization - The catheter that cannot be removed - Technique of suprapubic catheterization - Guidewires - Irrigating fluids - Bladder washout - JJ stents and stent insertion - JJ stents: indications and uses - Symptoms and complications of stents - Commonly asked stent questions - Percutaneous nephrostomy: indications and complications - Lasers in urological surgery - Principles of diathermy - Sterilization of urological equipment - Urological incisions: midline, trans-peritoneal - Transperitoneal anterior transverse incision (Chevron incision) - Urological incisions: lower midline, extra-peritoneal - Urological incisions: Pfannenstiel - Urological incisions: supra-12th rib incision - Complications common to all incisions - Small bowel surgery for urological surgery - Ileal conduit - Ileal conduit: post-operative care and complications and their management - Use of omentum in urological surgery

Chapter.  16199 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Urology ; Surgical Skills

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