EUA 2016: Degarelix is well tolerated and effective for the treatment of prostate cancer: Results from a phase III study in China - Poster

 

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EAU 2016 Pathologic outcomes using different extended templates for lymph node dissection at radical prostatectomy - Poster Session Highlights

Munich, Germany (UroToday.com) In today’s prostate cancer poster session at the 2016 EAU annual meeting, Dr. Maderthaner and colleagues presented their work on comparative effectiveness of two different templates for pelvic lymph node dissection at the time of radical prostatectomy.

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EAU 2016 The feasibility and safety evaluation of the pressure monitored air cystoscopy during active hematuria - Session Highlights

Munich, Germany (UroToday.com) Cystoscopy is the most common urologic procedure. Traditionally cystoscopies are performed with irrigation fluid in order to extend the bladder. Yu and colleagues compared the use of sterile air during cystoscopy. Pressure measurements were performed and overall feasibility and safety was evaluated. 

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EAU 2016 Evaluation of a novel single use flexible ureteroscope - Session Highlights

Munich, Germany (UroToday.com) Cystoscopy and ureteroscopy is the most commonly performed urologic procedures. Traditionally flexibile or rigid scopes are used for the procedure. Average lifespan of a flexible scope is about 20 procedures and associated with significant cost and maintenance.

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EAU 2016 The new grasp-integrated flexible cystoscope (FC) Isiris (Coloplast®) for double J (DJ) removal: Evaluation of image quality, flow and flexibility - Session Highlights

Munich, Germany (UroToday.com) Stent placement is one of the most common procedures in urology. Stent requires a removal following a certain period of time. Traditionally stents are removed via inserting a grasper into the cystoscope.

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EAU 2016 RIRS: Dusting vs fragmentation for renal stone

Munich, Germany (UroToday.com) Ureteroscopy is becoming one of the most often used treatment modalities for urolithiasis. Laser settings are very important for optimal stone free outcomes during the procedure. There are two setting that are most commonly used and debated among urologists. Dusting using low power high frequency laser setting and fragmentation using high power low frequency settings.

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EAU 2016 Prospective European multicentre clinical results of kidney stone treatment using the Avicenna Roboflex URS robot - Session Highlights

Munich, Germany (UroToday.com) Avicenna Roboflex system (Elmed, Turkey) is a novel robotic system to facilitate ureteroscopy (URS). Klein and colleagues performed a prospective multicenter study to evaluate safety and efficacy of robotic system for URS. 

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