AUA 2017: Brantley Scott Lecture: My Journey in Treating Post-Prostatectomy Incontinence, Dr Tim Boone
Boston, MA (UroToday.com) Dr Boone reviewed artificial urinary sphincter placement after post-prostatectomy incontinence in this year’s Brantley Scott lecture. He recommends the basic evaluation for all patients to include a history and physical, urinalysis, post-void residual, Pad testing, bladder diary, and cystourotheroscopy.
AUA 2017: Advanced Robotic Urinary Reconstruction
Boston, MA (UroToday.com) The robot is being widely used in reconstructive urology, most commonly for pyeloplasty and sacrocolpopexy, but is also being adapted to procedures such as the ileal ureter. Advantages of less blood loss, shorter length of stay and less pain.
AUA 2017: Penile Transplantation: The Future of Reconstruction?
Boston, MA (UroToday.com) This session began with a talk by Dr Curtis Cetrulo regarding vascularized composite allotransplantation, or the transplant of an organ that is requires a blood supply. The majority of this work has been accomplished in hand transplants.