Session

Joint Session of the European Association of Urology (EAU) and the Confederación Americana de Urología (CAU) - `Urologic hot topics in 2016'

Urology beyond Europe

  • Location:
    Room 14b (ICM, Level 1)
  • Chairs:
     H. Davila Barrios, Caracas (VE)
     H. Van Poppel, Leuven (BE)
     H. Villavicencio Mavrich, Barcelona (ES)
  • Aims and objectives of this session

    This joint session will update the participants on technical and surgical aspects of minimal invasive urological and uro-oncological surgery for stone disease, prostate and kidney cancer. Apart from that, special attention will be drawn to the actual place of randomised clinical trials in urological research, magnetic resonance in prostate cancer and at the same time give perspectives on personalised medicine and stress urinary incontinence.

Welcome and introduction
 
 H. Davila Barrios, Caracas (VE)
 
 H. Van Poppel, Leuven (BE)
 
 H. Villavicencio Mavrich, Barcelona (ES)
Where have we got to go with the management of stress incontinence in the female in 2016?
 C.R. Chapple, Sheffield (GB)
Discussion
Epigenetic in urologic malignancies: New markers for personalised medicine
 J. Angulo Cuesta, Madrid (ES)
Discussion
Assessment of complications in robotic surgery according to the Clavien-Dindo classification: Where are we?
 J. Palou, Barcelona (ES)
Discussion
Robotic flexible ureteroscopy (Roboflex)
 J. Rassweiler, Heilbronn (DE)
Discussion
CAU experience in minimally invasive nephrectomy
 F.P. Secin, Buenos Aires (AR)
Discussion
The end of randomised clinical trials as we know them today
 M. Emberton, London (GB)
Discussion
Should we stop doing complex elective partial nephrectomies for RCC?
 H. Van Poppel, Leuven (BE)
Discussion
Robotic-assisted kidney transplantation: Our experience
 A. Breda, Barcelona (ES)
Discussion
Magnetic resonance in prostate cancer: Where does the truth lie?
 J. Walz, Marseille (FR)
Discussion
Prevention and management of complications during percutaneous renal surgery and endourology
 J. Gutierrez, Winston Salem (US)
Discussion
Conclusion
 
 H. Davila Barrios, Caracas (VE)
 
 H. Van Poppel, Leuven (BE)
 
 H. Villavicencio Mavrich, Barcelona (ES)