Alexander Beulens

136 Chapter 4 Day 5 All steps of the prostatectomy on a living pig model Radical prostatectomy • Endopelvic fascia incision and pre-prostatic adipose tissue removal • Bladder neck incision • Seminal vesicles identification and dissection • Denonvillier’s fascia detachment and sparing • Urethro-vesical anastomosis • Pelvic Lymphadenectomy • Dissection of pelvic arteries and veins • Fat tissue removal / Ureter re-implantation • Ureter isolation and section • Urethro-vesical anastomosis Simulator exercises and tests of the ERUS Curriculum