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EMUC19: HoT courses highlight MRI reading and fusion biopsy

Two Hands-on Training (HoT) courses organised by the European School of Urology (ESU) and the EAU Section of Urological Imaging (ESUI) simultaneously commenced on day 2 of the 11th European Multidisciplinary Congress on Urological Cancers (EMUC19). The ESU/ESUI Hands-on Training...

ESUI19 delivers latest MRI essentials

The 8th Meeting of the EAU Section of Urological Imaging (ESUI19) kick-started with the session “The MRI corner” which was moderated by ESUI Chairman Prof. Georg Salomon (DE), Prof. Dr. Tillmann Loch (DE), and Prof. Arnauld Villers (FR). In...

ESUI19: PSMA PET updates on rationale use, RGS and tracers

New developments on radioguided surgery, tracers, and rationale use of the prostate-specific membrane antigen positron emission tomography (PSMA PET) were explored today during the session “The PSMA PET Corner” of the 8th Meeting of the EAU Section of Urological...

EAU: Focused strategy to encourage timely detection PCa

With a remarkable upturn in prostate cancer mortality, the time has come to encourage earlier detection says EAU Adjunct-Secretary General Prof. Hendrik Van Poppel (BE). “For years, prostate cancer screening was synonymous with overdiagnosis and overtreatment. However, with modern...

Announcement: NIMBUS trial to end in 2020

The EAU Research Foundation’s Randomised Phase III Clinical Trial  NIMBUS has stopped recruitment due to the results of a safety analysis. The trial, which ran from 2013 and studied reduced frequency BCG instillations in NMIBC, involved nearly 360 patients...

EMUC19: Urine biomarkers may detect disease state in NMIBC

The Scientific Programme of the EMUC congress is well-known for its broad coverage of relevant and current updates on genitourinary (GU) malignancies. The upcoming 11th European Multidisciplinary Congress on Urological Cancers (EMUC19) will be no different. One of its...
Baltic 2020 Minsk

Minsk first-time host to state-of-the-art Baltic meeting

Minsk will host the 7th Baltic meeting (Baltic20) in conjunction with the EAU which is a first for the Belarusian capital. Scheduled for May 22-23, 2020, the two-day event will deliver progress updates on the latest research and offer...

Prof. Liatsikos gives preview of surgery-focussed ESUT20

Following a well-attended and innovative meeting in Modena last year, the EAU Section of Uro-Technology (ESUT) has its sights set on Leipzig for 2020. On 23-24 January, ESUT and the German Working Groups of Endourology, Laparoscopy, and Robotic-Assisted Surgery...