San Diego, CA USA (UroToday.com) Forgotten and retained stents are a headache for urology practices and estimates are at 12%. This study describes the use of a novel smartphone platform or APP that facilitates data collection to present RUS.
The APP can be installed on a smartphone, tablet or computer and can be accessed from any device. Information recorded includes stent insertion, removal and product description. This device is being tested in three institutions.
Wilson R. Molina, et al., 2016 AUA Annual Meeting - May 6 - 10, 2016 – San Diego, California, USA
Diane K. Newman, DNP, Adjunct Professor of Urology in Surgery, Research Investigator Senior and Co-Director, Penn Center for Continence and Pelvic Health
University of Pennsylvania, Division of Urology, 3400 Spruce Street, 3rd Floor Perelman Bldg, Philadelphia, PA. 19104