Nelson N. Stone, MD, presented “Long-Term Erectile Dysfunction and Urinary Morbidity Following Brachytherapy” during the 24th Annual Southwest Prostate Cancer Symposium on April 14, 2019 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
How to cite: Stone, Nelson N. “Long-Term Erectile Dysfunction and Urinary Morbidity Following Brachytherapy” April 14, 2019. Accessed May 2021. https://grandroundsinurology.com/long-term-erectile-dysfunction-and-urinary-morbidity-following-brachytherapy-2
Long-Term Erectile Dysfunction and Urinary Morbidity Following Brachytherapy – Summary:
Nelson N. Stone, MD, identifies high-risk factors for erectile dysfunction and urinary morbidity and discusses management strategies for preventing these complications when treating patients with brachytherapy. He specifically addresses seed implementation techniques in patients with prior prostate surgery and large glands, as well as managing post-implantation symptoms.
About the Southwest Prostate Cancer Symposium
The Southwest Prostate Cancer Symposium (SPCS) is a multi-day conference that seeks to educate urologists, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of prostate cancer. The topics focus on current technical aspects of diagnosis and treatment of localized and advanced disease, particularly regarding imaging, technology, and training in the related devices. Dr. Stone presented this lecture during the 24th SPCS in 2019. In 2020, the 25th SPCS will also offer training sessions involving imaging, scanning, and prostate cancer treatment-related devices on site. Please visit this page in order to register for future SPCS meetings.