Update Series (2019) Lesson 16: Strategies for Reducing Morbidity after Ureteroscopy for Stone Disease
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At the conclusion of this continuing medical education activity, the participant will understand the burden of unplanned health care encounters following ureteroscopy as well as a variety of preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative strategies to minimize them.
Casey A. Dauw, MD
Disclosures: Boston Scientific: Consultant/Advisor;
Blue Cross Blue Shield: Grant Support
Bodo Knudsen, MD
Disclosures: Boston Scientific, Olympus, Bard: Consultant/Advisor
Khurshid R. Ghani, MD, MS
Disclosures: Boston Scientific: Consultant/Advisor, Grant Support;
Blue Cross Blue Shield: Grant Support
Department of Urology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Ohio State University
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|Benjamin Newell Breyer, MD, FACS||World Journal Urology||Health Publishing|
|Sexual Medicine Open Access||Health Publishing|
|Arthur Louis Burnett II, MD, MBA||Endo Pharmaceuticals||Scientific Study or Trial|
|PFIZER||Scientific Study or Trial|
|National Institutes of Health||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Auxilium Inc||Scientific Study or Trial|
|American Medical Systems/Boston Scientific||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Coloplast||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Reflexonic LLC||Scientific Study or Trial|
|UMarvl||Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Novartis Pharmaceuticals||Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Futura Medical||Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Acorda Therapeutics||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Andrology (journal)||Health Publishing|
|International Urology and Nephrology (journal)||Health Publishing|
|Astellas||Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Urology Times Editorial Council||Health Publishing|
|Lilly LLC||Consultant or Advisor, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Shelby Englert||Nothing to disclose|
|E. Ann Gormley, MD||ACGME||Leadership Position|
|AUA Updates||Leadership Position|
|Cheryl Taylore Lee, MD||merck||Consultant or Advisor|
|David Christopher Miller, MD, MPH||Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan||Other|
|National Cancer Institute||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Curtis Nickel, MD||Farr Laboratories||Consultant or Advisor|
|Aquinox||Scientific Study or Trial|
|NIH||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Canadian Institute of Health Research||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Alvio Therapeutics||Consultant or Advisor|
|Seikagaku Corporation||Consultant or Advisor|
|RedLeaf Medical||Scientific Study or Trial|
|TEVA||Consultant or Advisor|
|Craig Stuart Niederberger, MD||AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE||Leadership Position, Meeting Participant or Lecturer|
|NexHand||Leadership Position, Investment Interest, Owner, Product Development|
|Ferring Pharmaceuticals||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Victor William Nitti, MD||Astellas||Health Publishing, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Allergan||Health Publishing, Scientific Study or Trial|
|Serenity Pharmeuticals||Investment Interest|
|Cook Myosite||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Medtronic||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Mrs. Deborah F. Polly||Nothing to disclose|
|Eila Curlee Skinner, MD||Genentech||Scientific Study or Trial|
|Stacy T. Tanaka, MD||AUA Update Series||Health Publishing|
|Journal of Urology||Health Publishing|
|Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)||Scientific Study or Trial|
|American Board of Urology||Other|
|American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Urology||Leadership Position|
|J. Christian Winters, MD||StimGuard||Consultant or Advisor|
|J. Stuart Wolf Jr., MD., FACS||Urology Times||Health Publishing|
|University of Texas Department of Surgery & Peri-operative Care||Leadership Position|
|American Board of Urology||Leadership Position|
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Released date: June 2019
Expiration date: June 2022
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Non-Physician Participation