TURP BASIC SKILLS

This module contains basic tasks to acquire all skills required to safely perform a complete TURP procedure. The module also provides a training curriculum relying on self practice in an enjoyable environment until reaching the desired proficiency level.
Learners gain experience in identifying the anatomical landmarks, cystoscopy, performing a safe resection, and in controlling bleeding.

Objectives:
  • Develop knowledge of anatomy and landmarks
  • Become proficient at using a resectoscope
  • Become accustomed to the fulcrum effect and 30° angled scope
  • Acquire depth perception and hand-eye coordination
  • Acquire safe resection techniques
  • Efficiently control and manage bleeding and complications