Transurethral resection of the bladder tumour (TURBT) for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: basic skills.

@article{Furuse2010TransurethralRO,
  title={Transurethral resection of the bladder tumour (TURBT) for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer: basic skills.},
  author={Hiroshi Furuse and Seiichiro Ozono},
  journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={17 8},
  pages={698-9}
}
Transurethral resection of the bladder tumour (TURBT) is the standard surgical procedure for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer. We believe that all urologists should be trained in this procedure. This DVD provides an overview of TURBT with particular focus on basic skills, including basic surgical techniques such as the obturator nerve block. Important basic surgical skills required for complete TURBT in non-muscle invasive bladder cancer are: (i) resection of all visible tumors; (ii… CONTINUE READING