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

Innovative Approaches in Urological Cancers

Innovative Approaches in Urological Cancers

May 30, 2014 at 10:22 AM 0 comments

Summary of Presentations from the Ipsen Symposium, held at the 29th Annual EAU Congress, Stockholm, Sweden, on 12th April 2014 Chairperson: Hendrik van Poppel1 Speakers: Joan Palou Redorta,2 Peter Hammerer,3 Shahrokh F. Shariat4 1. University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Katholieke Universiteit (KU) Leuven, Belgium 2. Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain 3. Klinik fürRead More

The Many Faces Of mCRPC- Assessing Patient Profiles and Tailoring Treatment in a Changing Landscape

The Many Faces Of mCRPC- Assessing Patient Profiles and Tailoring Treatment in a Changing Landscape

May 30, 2014 at 10:18 AM 0 comments

Summary of Presentations from the Bayer Healthcare Symposium, held at the 29th Annual EAU Congress, Stockholm, Sweden, on 11th April 2014 Chairperson: Manfred Wirth1 Speakers: Fred Saad,2 Joe O’Sullivan,3 Anders Bjartell,4 Wolfgang Loidl5 1. University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden and Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany 2. Centre Hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal,Read More

Prostatic Inflammation is Determinant for Prostate Overgrowth and Luts Severity in Men with Metabolic Syndrome: Highlights from Two Recently Published Multicentre Studies

Prostatic Inflammation is Determinant for Prostate Overgrowth and Luts Severity in Men with Metabolic Syndrome: Highlights from Two Recently Published Multicentre Studies

December 30, 2013 at 11:12 PM 0 comments

Mauro Gacci,1 Arcangelo Sebastianelli,2 Matteo Salvi,2 Marco Carini3 1. MD, Senior Medical Assistant of Urologic Clinic I, Department of Urology, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Italy. 2. MD, Resident of the Department of Urology, University of Florence, Carreggi Hospital, Italy. 3. MD, Chief of Urologic Clinic I, Department of Urology,Read More

Predicting Refractory Detrusor Overactivity: Are There any Clues at Diagnosis

Predicting Refractory Detrusor Overactivity: Are There any Clues at Diagnosis

December 30, 2013 at 11:09 PM 0 comments

Kylie J Mansfield,1 Tim Cowan,2 Ying Cheng,3 Wendy Allen,4 Kate H Moore5 1. Senior Physiology Lecturer, University of Wollongong, Australia 2. Research Assistant, Pelvic Floor Unit, St George Hospital, Sydney, Australia 3. Postoctoral Researcher, Pelvic Floor Unit, St. George Hospital, Sydney, Australia 4. Research Nurse, Pelvic Floor Unit, St GeorgeRead More

Practice Patterns for Improving Outcomes in Women with Ileal Neobladder: An Evidence-Based Analysis

Practice Patterns for Improving Outcomes in Women with Ileal Neobladder: An Evidence-Based Analysis

December 30, 2013 at 11:05 PM 0 comments

Georgios Gakis Department of Urology, University Hospital Tubingen, Eberhard-Karls University, Tubingen, Germany Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Citation: EMJ – Urology, 2013: 1, 74-77 Abstract Introduction: The aim of this review is to provide practice pattern on how to obtain best possible oncological and functional outcomes in women withRead More