The Section was formed in 2002 as The British Society for Endourology. Its initial development was separate & independent from BAUS.
Ultimately, however, it was felt more appropriate for endourology to be formally represented as a sub-section of BAUS. The Section now aims to improve standards and quality of practice within the sub-specialty by promoting training, research and development.
It also interacts with members of the public, through a Stone Disease Patient Advisory Section.
Day surgery has become the standard of care for the majority of elective surgery.
Until recently the drive to move from inpatient to day surgery management has been mainly directed at elective...