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Guidelines debate in favour of BCG maintenance

Guidelines debate in favour of BCG maintenance

Audience participation was an integral part of the Guidelines-dedicated Thematic Session 3 where the outcomes of pro and contra debates were revealed through voting. During the session Profs. Richard Sylvester (Brussels, BE) and George Thalmann (Berne, CH) discussed their...
Many thanks to those leaving the Guidelines Office

Many thanks to those leaving the Guidelines Office

Guidelines activities are ongoing throughout the year, but the Annual EAU Congress presents – aside from the presentation of two major guidelines publications – a convenient location and occasion to set up new expert panels, hand over tasks to...
EAU Guidelines: Continuous quality improvement programme

EAU Guidelines: Continuous quality improvement programme

The Guidelines Office of the EAU will be presenting a significant number of updates at the upcoming Annual Meeting in Paris. Three sessions will include presentations on guidelines, including Urinary Incontinence, Bladder Cancer, Prostate Cancer, Urolithiasis and Infections. The...
Guidelines Office at the EAU Annual Congress

Guidelines Office at the EAU Annual Congress

The session with Axel Merseburger drew great interest, and we think, very much endorsed the principle of assembling an ad hoc panel to look at an important topic from the unbiased and neutral position of assessing published evidence using...
How to develop clinical guidelines?

How to develop clinical guidelines?

Evidence-based medicine and the challenges of putting together the EAU Guidelines were discussed yesterday during a three-hour training session aimed at members of the EAU Guidelines committees as well as urologists interested in writing systematic scientific reviews. The interactive...
Guidelines Office Update

Guidelines Office Update

A very successful meeting with all the panel chairs was held in Rome last November and it was gratifying to hear the progress they all made. We have restarted our two ad hoc panels specifically for the Vienna Congress....