Wrong-side nephrectomy

Mike Bailey (Medical Director and consultant at St George’s Healthcare NHS Trust) discusses the error chain that led to a patient’s wrong kidney being removed, and the measures introduced following this incident.
This accompanies the article Wrong-side/site surgery by Ben Challacombe, Prokar Dasgupta, Peter Amoroso and …

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Bowel injury associated with laparoscopic surgery

Roger Kirby, editor of Trends in Urology & Men’s Health, presents a short video on bowel injury associated with laparoscopic surgery.
This accompanies his article on Diagnosis and management of bowel injury during laparoscopic surgery, which appeared in the March/April 2011 issue of Trends. 

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Erectile dysfunction as a marker of cardiovascular disease

Mike Kirby (Visiting Professor, University of Hertfordshire and The Prostate Centre) presents a short video on erectile dysfunction as a marker of cardiovascular disease.
This accompanies the article Erectile dysfunction as a predictor of coronary artery disease by Mike Kirby and Graham Jackson, which appeared in …

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Getting to a better PLACE

Obesity is currently reaching epidemic proportions and is a significant risk factor for heart disease and diabetes. Following five simple rules can help patients shed unwanted weight. Roger Kirby, editor of Trends in Urology & Men’s Health, presents a short video on ‘Getting to a …

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Interpreting NICE LUTS guidelines

Jonathan Rees (GP, Backwell and Nailsea Medical Centre, Bristol) presents a short video on the relevance of the NICE lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) guidelines for GPs.
This accompanies the article NICE guideline on lower urinary tract symptoms in men by Jonathan Rees, which appeared in the …

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