Sling surgery, robotic approaches to sacrocolpopexy and pelvic organ prolapse, and mesh are among the key studies in the area of female urology to watch for at the 2014 AUA annual meeting.
This article is part of the State of Urology 2014
Dr. RazSling surgery, robotic approaches to sacrocolpopexy and pelvic organ prolapse, and mesh are among the key topics in the area of female urology to watch for at the 2014 AUA annual meeting.
Specifically, here are the top abstract picks for female urology from this year's AUA annual meeting, as selected by Shlomo Raz, MD, professor of surgery/urology at UCLA:
MP33-02: Prospective Multicenter Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial of the Efficacy and Safety of Liposomal Botulinum Toxin-A Instillation vs. Placebo in Treatment of Patients with Refractory Overactive Bladder
MP33-03: The long-term outcomes from TVT procedure for female stress urinary incontinence; Data from minimal 13 years of follow-up
Phil Hyun Song
MP33-06: Long-Term Device Outcomes for Artificial Urinary Sphincter Reimplantation Following Prior Explantation for Erosion or Infection
MP33-07: Success of Autologous Pubovaginal Sling Following Failed Midurethral Sling
MP33-11: The male transobturator sling has a high reoperation rate and increased cost in men with a history of radiation after prostatectomy: a cost-based analysis
MP33-20: Anticholinergic Cycling and Treatment Outcomes in Overactive Bladder Patients with Urinary Incontinence
MP38-13: Comparison of ROC Curves for Preoperative VLPP, MUCP and Urinary NTx As Predictors for Midurethral Sling Outcomes
MP76-02: The development and validation a new nomogram for diagnosing bladder outlet obstruction in women
PD29-02: Utilization of sacrocolpopexy: comparison of practice patterns between urologists and gynecologists using a national database
PD29-06: Addition of Defecography Phase to Dynamic Pelvic MRI Enhances Detection and Visualization of Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Hina Arif Mumtaz
PD29-10: Robotic Sacrocolpopexy Failure Outcomes: Is There a Correlations Between Objective and Subjective Results
Paholo Barboglio Romo
PD29-12: Robotic-Assisted Prolapse Surgery: Initial 5-Year Experience at a Training Institution
PD33-03: Impact of female stress urinary incontinence surgery on pre-op overactive bladder symptoms
PD33-8: Prospective evaluation of patients' knowledge and perceptions of mesh
Christopher F. Tenggardjaja
PD33-09: Mesh complications and their relathionship to mid urethral sling position and mobility on translabial ultrasound
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