EAU 2014

eau29th Annual European Association
of Urology (EAU) Congress
April 11 - 15, 2014

Stockholm, Sweden

#AUA14 - Early experience of radium-223 treatment for metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer: A preliminary report - Session Highlights

ORLANDO, FL USA (UroToday.com) - Radium-223 has recently been introduced for the treatment of metastatic castrate resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC).

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#AUA14 - Analysis of renal mass biopsy prior to extirpative surgery and validation of the Michigan Risk Stratification algorithm - Session Highlights

ORLANDO, FL USA (UroToday.com) - Dr. Hak Lee reviewed data of 47 patients undergoing renal mass biopsy (RMB) prior to curative intent surgery for small cortical renal masses. 96% of patients had CT-guided biopsy, and the average mass was 3.5 cm in diameter.

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#AUA14 - Pilot evaluation of boiling histotripsy of the kidney: Assessment in human ex vivo kidneys and validation of the porcine model - Session Highlights

ORLANDO, FL USA (UroToday.com) - Histotripsy is a non-thermal pulsed high-intensity focused ultrasound technology that homogenizes a target tissue.

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#AUA14 - Does fellow and chief-resident training affect perioperative outcomes of robot-assisted radical prostatectomy? - Session Highlights

ORLANDO, FL USA (UroToday.com) - Medical education has long had to strike a balance when providing adequate training to novices and young doctors.

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#AUA14 - Crossfire: Controversies in Urology - Robots have made a difference in the outcomes for prostate cancer patients - Session Highlights

ORLANDO, FL USA (UroToday.com) - This reboot of the debate on robotic versus open radical prostatectomy (RP), proclaimed the “pterodactyls” (open debaters) versus the “hucksters” (robotics debaters) by moderator Dr. Joseph Smith, featured a face-off between Drs. Ashutosh Tewari and Mani Menon on the pro-side, for the robot, versus Drs. Joel Nelson and Herbert Lepor on the con-side.

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EAU 2014 - Poster: A phase 2 trial of prostate specific membrane antigen antibody drug conjugate (PSMA ADC) in taxane-refractory metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC)

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (UroToday.com) - Presented by D Petrylak,1 D Smith,2 L Appleman,3 M Fleming,4 A Hussain,5 R Dreicer,6 AO Sartor,7 N Shore,8 NJ Vogelzang,9 H Youssoufian,10 VA DiPippo,10 N Stambler,10 K Huang,10 RJ Israel10 at the 29th Annual European Association of Urology (EAU) Congress - April 11 - 15, 2014 - Stockholmsmässan - Stockholm, Sweden.

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EAU 2014 - Poster: Safety and efficacy of ODM-201 in chemotherapy and CYP17-inhibitor naïve patients: Analysis of data from the ARADES and the ARAFOR trials

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN (UroToday.com) - Presented by T. Tammela,1 C. Massard,2 P. Bono,3 P. Langmuir,4 J. Aspegren,5 A. Vuorela,5 M.V.J. Mustonen,5 and K. Fizazi2 at the 29th Annual European Association of Urology (EAU) Congress - April 11 - 15, 2014 - Stockholmsmässan - Stockholm, Sweden.

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