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Podcast: Why Bladder Cancer Patients Should Get Vaccinated
Preventing Infection“In terms of the vaccination, there’s really no evidence to suggest that that will interfere with their bladder cancer treatment,” Dr. Seth P. Lerner said on the Bladder Cancer Matters podcast.
FDA Investigating Reports of Infections Associated with Reprocessed Urological Endoscopes
Patient SafetyOver the last four years, the FDA received more than 450 medical device reports describing post-procedure patient infections or other potential contamination issues involving reprocessed urological endoscopes. The agency says it’s investigating potential causes and contributing factors.
How Do the Carbon Footprints of Single-Use and Reusable Ureteroscopes Compare?
Emerging TechnologiesA study found the environmental impact of reusable and single-use flexible ureteroscopes to be comparable, with the single-use alternative generating slightly less kg of CO2 per case.