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Table 3 Adherence to recommendations to prevent/diagnose urinary tract injury

From: Can centralised care of complex laparoscopic procedures prevent urinary tract injuries?

  Number/105 %
Risk factors (RFs)
 No RF 13 12.4
 1 RF 50 47.6
 2 RFs 36 34.3
 3 RFs 6 5.7
 Clinic documentation adequate (and leaflets)? 105 100
 Difficulties documented? 105 100
 Meticulous technique? 105 100
Ureter identification: visual/otherwise
 Yes 97 92.4
 No (includes not documented) 8 (2 ureteric injuries) 7.6
Cystoscopy + ureteric stents/ureterogram/ureteroscopy
 Yes 29 27.6
 No 76 72.4
Cystoscopy + indigo carmine   
 Yes 60 57.1
 No 45 42.9
 Cystoscopy alone 8 7.6
 Bladder not checked by any means 8 7.6
 Injury (total): 3 2.8
  Bladder 1 (bladder endometriosis) 0.9
  Ureter 2 (vault stitch/50% transection) 1.9