History of urology

Poster Session 30

  • Location:
    Room London (Hall B2, level 0)
  • Chairs:
    To be confirmed
     D. Schultheiss, Giessen (DE)
     P.E. Van Kerrebroeck, Maastricht (NL)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    The session will present new aspects from recent research looking at the history of urology.

  • Poster viewing of 20 minutes. Presentations will take place on stage. Standard presentations are 2 minutes in length, followed by 2 minutes for discussion.
Vasectomy: A journey down a blind ending tube

By: Gill N.W.

Institutes: Morriston Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Swansea, United Kingdom

Codex de la Cruz-Badiano, the Aztec herbal manuscript: Its influence on Spanish medicine and the treatment of urological diseases

By: Moreno Palacios J.1, Torres-Anguiano J.1, Moreno-Aranda J.2, Ugarte-Romano F.2

Institutes: 1Hospital de Especialidades Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Dept. of Urology, Mexico City, Mexico, 2Hospital Angeles Del Pedregal, Dept. of Urology, Mexico City, Mexico

The European Association of Urology and the Cold War: Observations, interests and influence of East German delegates 1972-1989

By: Halling T.2, Moll F.H.1, Krischel M.2, Fangerau H.2

Institutes: 1Cologne Medical Center, Dept. of Urology, Cologne, Germany, 2University of Düsseldorf, Institute for The History and Ethics of Medicine, Düsseldorf, Germany

Female orgasmic emission in Galen and Aristotle

By: Musitelli S., Bossi M.C.

Institutes: , , Zibido San Giocomo, Italy

The contribution of Sir Thomas Spencer Wells to urology

By: Wanis M., Goddard J. C.

Institutes: Leicester General Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Leicester, United Kingdom

The living witness programme - a review of the first six years

By: Hodgson D.1, Thompson P.2

Institutes: 1Queen Alexandra Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Portsmouth, United Kingdom, 2King’s College Hospital, Dept. of Urology, London, United Kingdom

The history of establishment of Ottoman urological society in connection with European ones

By: Verit A.1, Ürkmez A.1, Tellaloglu S.2

Institutes: 1Fatih Sultan Mehmet Eğitim Ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Dept. of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey, 2Istanbul University, Dept. of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey

First autoptic studies on vesico-vaginal fistulas: Discovery of aetiopathogenesis due to female masturbation

By: Mancini M., Righetto M., Dal Moro F., Zattoni F.

Institutes: Urological Clinic, University of Padua, Dept. of Surgical and Oncological Sciences, Padua, Italy

The imaginary dialogues of Carlo Diano with Epicurus and their impact on his cancer suffering

By: Stamatiou K.1, Mexis D.2, Sgouridou M.3, Themou A.3, Zoras G.3

Institutes: 1General Hospital of Piraeus, Dept. of Urology, Piraeus, Greece, 2University of Athens, Dept. of Philosophy, Athens, Greece, 3University of Athens, Dept. of Italian Literature, Athens, Greece

A Spanish treatise on urinary lithiasis of the late 16th century: “Discourse to find out what urine disease Diego Leon Anriquez his friend and compadre is suffering” by Francisco Sánchez de Oropesa (1594)

By: Fariña-Pérez L.A.1, Otero-Tejero I.O.T.2

Institutes: 1Hospital Povisa, Dept. of Urology, Vigo, Spain, 2Hospital Guadalajara, Dept. of Urology, Guadalajara, Spain

John Wickham – the “godfather” of robotic surgery: A pioneer urologist

By: Kailavasan M, Hanchanale V., Cross W., Prescott S.

Institutes: Leeds Teaching Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Leeds, United Kingdom

Showmen in urology

By: Auer A., Hodgson D.

Institutes: Queen Alexandra Hospital, Dept. of Urology, Portsmouth, United Kingdom