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Join us at the ERUS-EAUN Robotic Urology Nursing Meeting

At this moment there is no harmonised training for nurses and RNFAs. The EAUN hopes to fill this gap with the 3-day ERUS-EAUN Robotic Urology Nursing Meeting. With a high quality nurses programme on robotics we aim to be an...
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EAUN launches summary catheterisation guidelines

One of the goals for the EAUN is “To foster excellence in urological nursing throughout Europe” and writing guidelines is a way to achieve this. In 2009 EAUN published the first evidence-based guidelines and ever since discussed the benefits...
Revisiting the Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference

Revisiting the Asia-Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference

In the December edition of this newsletter, I reported on my attendance at the Asia – Pacific Prostate Cancer Conference which ran from 31 August to 3 September 2016 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre in Australia. My column focused...
Health illiteracy in urological patients

Health illiteracy in urological patients

In health care, having a patient optimally informed is of the utmost importance. Well-informed patients take better care of themselves, tend to have fewer complications, have better treatment outcomes and feel more in charge of their own health. Today,...
SUNA Core Curriculum for Urologic Nursing

Book review: SUNA Core Curriculum for Urologic Nursing

The Society of Urology Nurses and Associates (SUNA), based in the USA, has just released the first edition of its Core Curriculum for Urologic Nursing. Edited by Diane K. Newman, Jean F. Wyman, and Valre W. Welch, this book...