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August 2021

Moving Towards Safer Prostate Biopsies

August 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

ASPI will focus again on transperineal vs. transrectal biopsies during its session at noon ET August 28. The program will feature Agnes Gulbrandsen, a Norwegian hairdresser, who wanted to know why her father died from a brain clot days after undergoing a transrectal prostate biopsy. The doctors dismissed her until her father’s urologist Dr. Truls Bjerklund Johansen proved the link and did a study showing that patients could avoid sepsis and infections by undergoing transperineal procedures. Dr. Rick Popert, one…

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