Urologic laparoscopy has assumed an important role as an alternative to open surgery. Advancement in techniques and equipment result in continuous expansion of the indications for urologic laparoscopy.
Information and Guidance on the Adoption of Surgical Innovation and Technology in Urogynecology
The aim of this document is to present a framework by which AUGS and its members can address the development of new technology and techniques, particularly in the surgical arena.
Dr. Malik evaluates quality of Reddit content on recurrent UTIs
“I think we as urologists have to be proactive in providing information to our patients so that they avoid financial harm and potentially bodily harm from this sort of misinformation,” says Rena D. Malik, MD.
AUGS Position Statement on Gender Affirmation
The position statement is meant to iterate AUGS' support for gender inclusion of both patients and health care providers.
Destigmatizing Urology: Dr. Blaivas discusses vaginal mesh surgery
“To me, the overwhelming thing is understanding that treatments are, by and large, effective,” says Jerry G. Blaivas, MD, FACS.
AUGS Position Statement: Vaginal Pessary Use and Management for Pelvic Organ Prolapse
The purpose of this clinical consensus statement is to identify areas of expert consensus and nonconsensus regarding pessary fitting, follow-up, and management of pessary complications to improve the safety and quality of care where evidence is currently limited.
Oral sulopenem shows superiority to amoxicillin/clavulanate for uUTIs
Iterum plans to resubmit a New Drug Application for oral sulopenem for the treatment of patients with uUTi in Q2 of 2024.
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