Outcomes of Salvage Lymph Node Dissection for Prostate Cancer with Clinical Nodal Relapse: Results of a Multicentric, Retrospective Study

Outcomes of Salvage Lymph Node Dissection for Prostate Cancer with Clinical Nodal Relapse: Results of a Multicentric, Retrospective Study

April 5, 2016 at 8:45 AM 0 comments

Marco Oderda,1 Steven Joniau,2 Guglielmo Melloni,1 Marco Falcone,1 Stefania Munegato,1 Lorenzo Tosco,2 Fabio Zattoni,3 Robert Jeffrey Karnes,3 *Paolo Gontero1 1. Department of Urology, University of Turin, Turin, Italy 2. Department of Urology University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium 3. Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA *Correspondence to paolo.gontero@unito.it Disclosure:Read More

GreenLight™ Laser System for Day-Case Surgery

GreenLight™ Laser System for Day-Case Surgery

January 26, 2016 at 9:08 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 2nd October 2015 at the 33rd World Congress of Endourology and SWL 2015 in London, UK Chairperson: Ian Jackson1 Speakers: Ian Jackson, Andrea Tubaro,2 Gordon Muir3 1. York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, York, UK 2. Sant’Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy 3.Read More

New Insights in Nocturnal Enuresis: Going Digital, Sleep, and Genetics

New Insights in Nocturnal Enuresis: Going Digital, Sleep, and Genetics

January 26, 2016 at 9:07 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 16th October 2015 as part of the 26th Congress of the European Society for Paediatric Urology in Prague, Czech Republic Chairperson: Serdar Tekgül1 Speakers: Guy Bogaert,2 Johan Vande Walle,3 Søren Rittig4 1. Department of Pediatric Urology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey 2. Department of Urology andRead More

Hormonal Therapies for Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer

Hormonal Therapies for Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer

January 26, 2016 at 9:05 AM 0 comments

*Cora N. Sternberg,1 Bertrand Tombal2 1. Department of Medical Oncology, San Camillo and Forlanini Hospitals, Rome, Italy 2. Institut de Recherche Clinique (IREC), Cliniques universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels, Belgium *Correspondence to cnsternberg@corasternberg.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Support: The publication of this article was funded by Sandoz.Read More

Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: Is There Any Breaking News?

Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: Is There Any Breaking News?

January 26, 2016 at 9:05 AM 0 comments

*George Kasyan Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, Moscow, Russia *Correspondence to g.kasyan@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 17.11.15 Accepted: 18.01.16 Citation: EMJ 2016;1[1]:54-57. Abstract During recent decades, the lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) presented by patients have remained the same, but our understandingRead More

Urinary Incontinence, Depression, and Psychosocial Factors – A Review of Population Studies

Urinary Incontinence, Depression, and Psychosocial Factors – A Review of Population Studies

January 26, 2016 at 9:05 AM 0 comments

*Jodie Avery, Nigel Stocks University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia *Correspondence to jodie.avery@adelaide.edu.au Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 29.10.15 Accepted: 04.01.15 Citation: EMJ. 2016;1[1]:58-67. Abstract The psychological effects of urinary incontinence, such as psychological distress, depression, and anxiety are well recognised. Associations between incontinence, quality ofRead More

New Insights in Nocturnal Enuresis: Going Digital, Sleep, and Genetics

New Insights in Nocturnal Enuresis: Going Digital, Sleep, and Genetics

December 18, 2015 at 11:09 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 16th October 2015 as part of the 26th Congress of the European Society for Paediatric Urology in Prague, Czech Republic Chairperson: Serdar Tekgül1 Speakers: Guy Bogaert,2 Johan Vande Walle,3 Søren Rittig4 1. Department of Pediatric Urology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey 2. Department of Urology andRead More

Robotic-assisted Laparoscopic Transperitoneal Adrenalectomy: Outcomes of Initial Five Patients

Robotic-assisted Laparoscopic Transperitoneal Adrenalectomy: Outcomes of Initial Five Patients

June 25, 2015 at 10:36 AM 0 comments

*Abdullah Erdem Canda,1 Kemal Ener,2 Ali Fuat Atmaca,1 Erdal Alkan,3 Ahmet Tunc Ozdemir,4 Serkan Altinova,2 Mevlana Derya Balbay3 1. Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Yildirim Beyazit University, Ankara Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey 2. Department of Urology, Ankara Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey 3. DepartmentRead More

Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Adrenal Tumours: Experience with 54 Patients

Transperitoneal Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy for Adrenal Tumours: Experience with 54 Patients

June 25, 2015 at 10:32 AM 0 comments

Melih Balci, *Altug Tuncel, Yilmaz Aslan, Ozer Guzel, Anil Erkan, Ersin Koseoglu, Ali Atan Third Department of Urology, Ankara Numune Research and Training Hospital, Ministry of Health, Ankara, Turkey *Correspondence to tuncelaltug@yahoo.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Accepted: 01.05.15 Citation: EMJ Urol. 2015;3[3]:41-44. Abstract Objective: ToRead More

The Efficacy and Utilisation of Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Robot-assisted Radical Prostatectomy: Does it Change the Surgical Dissection Plan? A Preliminary Report

The Efficacy and Utilisation of Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Robot-assisted Radical Prostatectomy: Does it Change the Surgical Dissection Plan? A Preliminary Report

June 25, 2015 at 10:29 AM 0 comments

*Hasan Hüseyin Tavukçu,1 Ömer Aytaç,1 Cem Balcı,2 Haluk Kulaksızoğıu,1 Fatih Atuğ1 1. Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Istanbul Bilim University, Istanbul Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey 2. Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Istanbul Bilim University, Istanbul Florence Nightingale Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey *Correspondence to hhtavukcu@yahoo.com Disclosure: The authors haveRead More