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Editor: Leonard G. Gomella, MD

Next Generation Imaging

Editor: Gerald L. Andriole, MD

Next Generation nmCRPC

Editor: Jonathan Henderson, MD

Next Generation Nocturia

Editor: Kevin T. McVary, MD

LATEST CONTENT

Optimizing the Diagnosis and Management of Nocturia

Optimizing the Diagnosis and Management of Nocturia

Neil H. Baum, MD, discusses the frequency and danger of falls and fractures in older Americans, noting that nocturia is a major cause. He emphasizes the important role urologists play in screening patients for falls, and explains the multifactorial nature of nocturia and corresponding treatment options, as well as how to manage patients’ comorbidities.

A Review of The OLYMPUS Trial: Nephron Sparing for UTUC

A Review of The OLYMPUS Trial: Nephron Sparing for UTUC

Seth P. Lerner, MD, Professor of Urology at Baylor College of Medicine, reviews the results of the Optimized DeLivery of Mitomycin for Primary UTUC Study (OLYMPUS) trial, of which he was the principal investigator. In this study, a thermal, reversible gel was used as a kidney-sparing treatment of low-grade upper tract urothelial cancer (UTUC). He discusses the difficulty of managing UTUC, the function of UGN-101, and the dramatic results in patient outcomes from this trial.

Changing Paradigms in Prosthetic Urology

Changing Paradigms in Prosthetic Urology

Steven K. Wilson, MD, FACS, FRCS, explores paradigm shifts in the materials and techniques used for inflatable penile prosthesis implants (IPP) and artificial urinary sphincters (AUS). He focuses on how urologists have improved the standard of care through the use of new technology and a clearer understanding of the negative effects of these procedures. 

An Assessment of Research Training Among US Urology Residency Programs, Including Characteristics, Resources, and Barriers Associated with Outcomes

An Assessment of Research Training Among US Urology Residency Programs, Including Characteristics, Resources, and Barriers Associated with Outcomes

Frances M. Alba, MD, reviews the findings of a survey-based study she conducted to assess the current state of American urology residency programs, which she presented at the 98th Annual Meeting of the South Central Section of the American Urological Association. She emphasizes the importance of research training and scholarly activity for the well-being of residents and faculty, as well as for the overall advancement of urology.

New Strategies for Post-Operative Pain Management

New Strategies for Post-Operative Pain Management

Jennifer M. Taylor, MD, MPH, discusses the factors that led to the current opioid epidemic and the consequences of excessive perioperative opioid prescribing. She then identifies concrete and evidence-based strategies to reduce opioid prescribing and use in particular surgical cases.

Regionally Advanced Prostate Cancer

Regionally Advanced Prostate Cancer

A. Edward Yen, MD, discusses the incidence, prognosis, and therapeutic considerations for regionally advanced prostate cancer. He defines the delineation between clinical and pathologic lymph node metastatic prostate cancers and emphasizes the importance of prescribing therapy based on individual risk factors.

Latest Features

PT0 after NAC: Implications for Bladder Sparing and Prognosis

Androgen Receptor Targeted Treatments of Prostate Cancer Slide Deck

Pivotal Trial of MRI-Guided Transurethral Ultrasound Ablation in Men with Localized Prostate Cancer

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