Annual meeting reveals both progress and concerns

July 1, 2001

The AUA annual meeting is a remarkable gathering of international thought leaders, practitioners, and industry. As in past years, last month's event in Anaheim provided attendees not only with a measure of urology's scientific progress but also a barometer for many of the issues and concerns facing urologists in the trenches. Here is a very brief look at some of the science and trends that drew applause and raised eyebrows during the scientific sessions, on the exhibit floor, and behind closed doors.