Prostate Biopsy White Paper Released

In response to a noted increase in the reports of sepsis and infectious complications after prostate biopsies SUNA and the American Urological Association (AUA) collaborated to draft a white paper. An emerging pattern of fluoroquinolone resistant bacteria, lack of evidence-based, standardized regimen for pre-procedural prophylaxis, and a lack of equipment reprocessing guidelines are addressed in this white paper.

Special Series on Urodynamics Available on CD

Traces: Making Sense of Urodynamics Testing, a series of articles originally published in Urologic Nursing journal, is available for purchase on CD-ROM. Mikel Gray, PhD, FNP, PNP, CUNP, CCCN, FAANP, FAAN, a professor and nurse practitioner in the Department of Urology at the University of Virginia, authored the series of 13 articles. Each article provides education related to urodynamics techniques and interpretation.