Clinical benefits of single-use ureteroscopes

Study Seeks ‘Cut-Off’ Point for Single-Use Hybrid Model

ANALYZING VALUE

A hybrid single-use ureteroscopy system allows a facility to experience some of the clinical benefits of single-use ureteroscopes, but is it a cost-effective option?

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Emerging Technologies

Practicing on a cost-effective and realistic 3-D printed phantom bladder could prove useful to not only medical students but experienced urologists as well.

Emerging Technologies

The editorial board for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (GIE) has named single-use duodenoscopes on the top 10 list of most significant developments in GI endoscopy in the last year.

Looking for a combination of teaching modes that will produce well-rounded bronchoscopists

Best Practices

A better understanding of how bronchoscopy is supervised could improve how bronchoscopy is taught, researchers write in a study of how attending pulmonologists teach fellows.