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Riga study on infertile men wins Karl Storz prize

Igor Tsarev and J. Erenpreiss of the Riga Stradins University, Andrology Laboratory (Riga, Latvia) won the second prize for best abstract from Karl Storz during the 4th North Eastern European Meeting (NEEM) recently held in Riga, Latvia. Titled “Global...

CEM highlight: Challenges in non-muscleinvasive bladder cancer

The 10th anniversary EAU Central European Meeting in Bratislava, Slovakia from October 22 to 23 will present a scientific programme covering a wide range of topics such as rehabilitation after curative cancer treatment, hormonal therapy of prostate cancer and...
Poland dominates prize winning abstracts at 4th NEEM in Riga

Poland dominates prize winning abstracts at 4th NEEM in Riga

Abstract contributors from Poland dominated the list of winning abstracts at the recently concluded 4th North Eastern European Meeting (NEEM) in Riga, bagging four of the six available best abstract awards given by Karl Storz and Richard Wolf. Author...
Management of incontinence surgery complications

Management of incontinence surgery complications

Sling surgery has replaced Burch colposuspension as the most common surgery for women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). While incontinence surgery has become a routine part of urologic care, the management of surgical complications and recurrent incontinence can be...
CLU aims to expand international ties

CLU aims to expand international ties

In November 2009 during the 32nd Brazilian Congress of Urology held in Goiania, Brazil, the (pro) Portuguese-speaking Lusophone Confederation of Urology – or the Confederação Lusófona de Urologia(CLU) – was created. There are approximately 300 million Portuguesespeaking people all...
1st International eULIS-EAU Comprehensive Stone Workshop

1st International eULIS-EAU Comprehensive Stone Workshop

Recently I had the chance to attend the 1st International eULIS-EAU Comprehensive Stone Workshop held on June 10-11 this year at the Department of Urology at St. Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospitals, and organised by the Urolithiasis Section...