Bard Medical provides medical supplies for urology and incontinence treatment. A a delegation of Urologists from China were here to meet with Drs. Stoller and Chi and their respective clinical groups in an exchange of information and surgical techniques. They also engaged in discussion on future collaborative research and clinical study ideas focusing on the field of Urinary Stone Disease.
At the meeting, medical and residency training in the US were discussed in relation to training styles in China. The visiting physicians were also able to observe in the operating room and when the operating rooms reached maximum capacity, a live video feed was made available to allow for observation, questions, and information exchange.
Dr. Chi and his clinical group also presented their work with their ReSKU project. The Registry for Stones of the Kidney and Ureter (ReSKU) has been designed to better understand long term outcomes for patients with kidney stones with the goal of improving quality of care.