Advancements and Updates in the Field of Enuresis

Advancements and Updates in the Field of Enuresis

September 8, 2014 at 9:11 AM 0 comments

Summary of the Enuresis Lecture, held at the 25th Annual ESPU Congress, Innsbruck, Austria, on 9th May 2014 Speaker: Paul F. Austin Professor, Division of Urology, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, USA Disclosure: Allergan – Paediatric Advisory Board, Clinical Investigator; Astellas – PaediatricRead More

Update: Diagnosis and Treatment of Muscle- Invasive and Metastatic Bladder Cancer in 2014

Update: Diagnosis and Treatment of Muscle- Invasive and Metastatic Bladder Cancer in 2014

September 5, 2014 at 12:18 PM 0 comments

*Johannes Bründl, Philipp J. Spachmann, Maximilian Burger Department of Urology, University of Regensburg, Caritas St. Josef Medical Center, Regensburg, Germany *Correspondence to johannes.bruendl@ukr.de Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Abstract Bladder cancer (BC) is the ninth most commonly diagnosed malignant tumour in the world, with an incidence of about 356,000Read More

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Children

Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy in Children

September 1, 2014 at 11:41 AM 0 comments

*Ural Oğuz,1 Erhan Demirelli,1 Ali Unsal2 1. University of Giresun School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Giresun, Turkey 2. University of Gazi School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Ankara, Turkey *Correspondence to uraloguz@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Abstract Although urolithiasis is considered as a rare entity in children,Read More

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy in Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

May 30, 2014 at 12:04 PM 0 comments

*Kari T. Syvänen,1 Hannu Järveläinen,2 Pekka Taimen,3 Matti Laato,4 Peter J. Boström5 1. Department of Urology, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland 2. Acting Professor, Department of Medical Biochemistry and Genetics, University of Turku, and Division of Medicine, Department of Endocrinology, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland 3. Department of Pathology, University ofRead More

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