Instructional Course - Requires Course Pass or Individual Course Ticket, Additional Registration Required
This course will use real cases to illustrate the most important points in the AUA Vasectomy Guideline, which is the first and only evidence-based guideline on this topic and the gold standard for vasectomy surgeons. The audience will be encouraged to participate in these case discussions. The cases will focus on preoperative counseling and preparation for vasectomy, surgical and anesthetic techniques and postoperative management of the vasectomy patient. Many practical tips will be included and there will be robust discussion of a number of ethical dilemmas related to vasectomy. The course will be interesting to anyone who performs vasectomy or counsels patient about contraception and family planning.