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EAU Congress: abstract selection highlights diversity

EAU Congress: abstract selection highlights diversity

The scientific programme of the 26th EAU Annual congress is taking its definitive shape with the completion of the abstract selection procedure which took place in mid-December. The EAU Scientific Congress Office, which is responsible for determining the scientific...
Urology Beyond Europe: making a difference in urology

Urology Beyond Europe: making a difference in urology

The 26th Annual EAU Congress will open with a full-day event which had proven to be a success in the previous editions of the congress – Urology Beyond Europe”. Every year the EAU welcomes new international participants and organises...
Report: first ESUT fellowship in endourology and laparoscopy

Report: first ESUT fellowship in endourology and laparoscopy

Fuelled by my goal to pursue an academic career, I realised that it is necessary to extend the basic urological training I have acquired during my residency. My special interest is endourology, including emerging urological technologies and minimal invasive...
ESIU alert: pan-resistant bacteria in urinary tract infections

ESIU alert: pan-resistant bacteria in urinary tract infections

Recently the emergence of pan-resistant bacterial pathogens was published in The Lancet Infectious Disease, online August 11, 2010. In this study 107 enterobacteria isolates from UK, India and Pakistan harbouring a broad spectrum metallo-β- lactamase 1 (called New Delhi...
EAU History Office: new projects call for collaboration

EAU History Office: new projects call for collaboration

During its annual fall meeting History Office of the EAU discussed a number of issues related to Europe’s current historical research in urology and identified areas of prospective studies. The meeting took place on 12-14 October 2010 in Leuven,...
10th CEM: studies from Austria, Poland top abstracts awards

10th CEM: studies from Austria, Poland top abstracts awards

October 2010- New studies in bladder and prostate cancer conducted by researchers in Austria and Poland won the top prizes at the recently concluded 10th Central European Meeting held over the weekend in Bratislava, Slovakia. “We could have given...
10th CEM: key messages on hormonal therapy of prostate cancer

10th CEM: key messages on hormonal therapy of prostate cancer

October 2010- Issues regarding the hormonal therapy of prostate cancer were discussed in the second plenary session at the 10th Central European Meeting (CEM) held yesterday in Bratislava, Slovakia. Chaired by M, Sosnowski and V. Student, the session featured...
10th CEM: common problems in office urology, key messages

10th CEM: common problems in office urology, key messages

October 2010- Common problems in office urology were taken up in the second-day plenary session of the 10th Central European Meeting (CEM) held today in Bratislava, Slovakia. The topics covered during the session included management strategies for pelvic pain,...