Robotic Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Current Perspectives

Robotic Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer: Current Perspectives

May 30, 2014 at 12:00 PM 0 comments

*Abdullah Erdem Canda,1 Mevlana Derya Balbay2 1. Yildirim Beyazit University, School of Medicine, Ankara Ataturk Training & Research Hospital, Department of Urology, Ankara, Turkey; Member of the Robotic Urology Working Group of Young Academic Urologists of the European Association of Urology 2. Memorial Şişli Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, TurkeyRead More

Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy in the ERA of Robot-Assisted Technology

Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy in the ERA of Robot-Assisted Technology

May 30, 2014 at 11:56 AM 0 comments

*Iason Kyriazis,1 Marinos Vasilas,1 Panagiotis Kallidonis,2 Vasilis Panagopoulos,1 Evangelos Liatsikos3 1. Resident in Urology, Department of Urology, University of Patras, Greece 2. Fellow in Endourology, Department of Urology, University of Patras, Greece 3. Associate Professor of Urology, Department of Urology, University of Patras, Greece *Correspondence to jkyriazis@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflictRead More

A Literature-Based Analysis of the Learning Curves of Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy

A Literature-Based Analysis of the Learning Curves of Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy

May 30, 2014 at 11:53 AM 0 comments

*Daniel W. Good,1,2 Grant D. Stewart,1,2 Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg,3 Stuart A. McNeill1,2 1. Department of Urology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK 2. Edinburgh Urological Cancer Group, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK 3. Department of Urology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany *Correspondence to daniel.good@ed.ac.uk Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 07.01.14 Accepted:Read More

Recent Advances in Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

Recent Advances in Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy

May 30, 2014 at 11:48 AM 0 comments

*Erem Kaan Basok,1 Serhat Donmezer,2 Ali Erol3 1. Associate Professor, Department of Urology, Bahcesehir University, School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey 2. MD, Department of Urology, Bahcesehir University, School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey 3. Professor, Department of Urology, Bahcesehir University, School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey *Correspondence to erem.basok@gmail.com Disclosure: No potentialRead More

Atherosclerosis And Inflammatory Status In Chronic Kidney Disease Patients After Renal Transplantation: Where Are We Now?

Atherosclerosis And Inflammatory Status In Chronic Kidney Disease Patients After Renal Transplantation: Where Are We Now?

May 30, 2014 at 11:44 AM 0 comments

Fatih Ozcicek,1 *Kultigin Turkmen,2 Emin Murat Akbas,3 Levent Demirtas1 1. Department of Internal Medicine, Mengücek Gazi Training and Research Hospital, Erzincan University, Erzincan, Turkey 2. Division of Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Mengücek Gazi Training and Research Hospital, Erzincan University, Erzincan, Turkey 3. Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department ofRead More

Prevention of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection Following Gynaecologic Surgery: A Systematic Review

Prevention of Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection Following Gynaecologic Surgery: A Systematic Review

May 30, 2014 at 10:55 AM 0 comments

*Christine M. Chu, Lily A. Arya Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA *Correspondence to christinem.chu@uphs.upenn.edu Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 25.01.14 Accepted: 28.02.14 Citation: EMJ Urol. 2014;1:66-73. Abstract Catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is the most common postoperativeRead More

Increased Hyaluronan Acid Binding Ability of Spermatozoa Indicating a Better Maturity, Morphology, and Higher DNA Integrity After Micronutrient Supplementation

Increased Hyaluronan Acid Binding Ability of Spermatozoa Indicating a Better Maturity, Morphology, and Higher DNA Integrity After Micronutrient Supplementation

May 30, 2014 at 10:43 AM 0 comments

Markus Lipovac,1,2 Florian Bodner,1 Alexander Schütz,3 Harald Kurz,3 Claus Riedl,4 Julia Mair,1,2 *Martin Imhof1,2 1. Fertility Clinic IMI, Vienna, Austria 2. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Public Teaching Hospital Korneuburg, Vienna, Austria 3. Adebar Fertility Clinic, Wiener Neustadt, Austria 4. Department of Urology, General Public Hospital Baden, Austria *Correspondence toRead More

Health And Wellbeing Impact And Treatment of Nocturia – A Review of The Literature

Health And Wellbeing Impact And Treatment of Nocturia – A Review of The Literature

May 30, 2014 at 10:36 AM 0 comments

Nadir I. Osman,1 Christopher Hillary,1 *Christopher R. Chapple2 1. Clinical Research Fellow, Department of Urology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK 2. Consultant Urological Surgeon, Department of Urology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK *Correspondence to c.r.chapple@sheffield.ac.uk Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 20.02.14 Accepted: 01.04.14 Citation: EMJ Urol. 2014;1:54-59. AbstractRead More

Prostate Cancer: A State of The Heart

Prostate Cancer: A State of The Heart

May 30, 2014 at 10:29 AM 0 comments

Summary of Presentations from the Ferring Pharmaceuticals Sponsored Symposium, held at the 29th Annual EAU Congress, Stockholm, Sweden, on 13th April 2014 Chairperson: Laurence Klotz1 Speakers: Alberto Briganti,2 Jan Nilsson,3 Alexandre de la Taille4 1. University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada 2. University Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy 3. University of Lund, Malmö, Sweden 4.Read More

Glycosaminoglycan-Replenishment Therapy: Rationale For Use and Current Evidence

Glycosaminoglycan-Replenishment Therapy: Rationale For Use and Current Evidence

May 30, 2014 at 10:26 AM 0 comments

Summary of Presentations from the IBSA Institut Biochimique SA Symposium, held at the 29th Annual EAU Congress, Stockholm, Sweden, on 12th April 2014 Chairperson: Mauro Cervigni,1 Phillip E. Van Kerrebroeck2 Speakers: Paulo Dinis Oliveira,3 Rosanna Tarricone,4 Salvador Arlandis Guzman5 1. Polyclinic Gemelli, Catholic University, Rome, Italy 2. MUMC, Maastricht, the Netherlands 3. Hospital São João,Read More