IONM is an important part of the surgical strategy for surgical urology procedures
Cascade IONM can be used to protect your patients’ nervous system during during surgery.
Common neuro-urological procedures
- Open abdominal resconstructions, including position-related neural injuries, peripheral neuropathy, femoral neuropathy, and sciatic neuropathy
- Laparoscopic and robotic procedures of the pelvis, thorax and abdomen, and sexual dysfunction
- Radical prostatectomy surgery
Common neurosurgical procedures involving urological function
Tethered cord release
Cauda equina and conus procedures for pudendal nerve entrapment
Sacral plexus procedures
Rhizotomy for spasticity, dorsal root, or cerebral palsy
Neurosurgical spine traumas for pelvic or sacral trauma
Common urology IONM modalities and procedures
- BCR (bulbocavernosus reflex)
SSEP (somatosensory evoked potentials)
Cadwell offers two IONM solutions for urology procedures
Cascade PRO, and Cascade IOMAX. Cascade Surgical Studio (CSS) software works with both PRO and IOMAX, and is designed with an intuitive and thoughtful user interface that allows you to streamline your workflow, deliver clinical excellence, capture critical information, strengthen documentation, and share and manage resources. CadX Simulator lets you experience and practice IONM outside of the operating room.
Ask your Cadwell sales representative or distributor for a reference list of hospital systems using CSS and CadX Simulator.