Minimally invasive surgery in urology has come a long way since the initial report of laparoscopic nephrectomy in 1992. The days of scrutiny are long gone, and the robotic platform has further cemented minimally invasive surgery as the centerpiece of urologic oncologic surgery. Equivalence to open surgery has been demonstrated in every major urologic oncologic surgery.
Patients with urologic conditions have easy access to stem cell therapy options offered by a spectrum of providers at locations that vary from strip mall clinics to academic centers. But while there’s hope that cell-based therapies might not only treat symptoms but also modify diseases, including erectile dysfunction, the scientific evidence to show therapies using any stem cells work and don’t cause harm is lacking.
Women’s health, and in particular vaginal health, has quickly become a hot topic in urology. The world of laser vaginal rejuvenation is fast paced, with new companies adding a laser platform nearly each month. For urologists, these latest treatments bring many potential opportunities as well as challenges. This article aims to clearly introduce the treatment modalities as well as their indications.
The use of PSA is not straightforward. It’s not simple or easy. But the last time I checked, we physicians went to school for a long time so that we could explain complicated problems to our patients.
Building PA-physician teams is especially important now, given the anticipated shortage of urologists in the near future.
Unlike some specialties, such as oncology and neurology, most of our patients do well and get better. We have at our disposal medicines, surgery, and the combination of both treatments that render our patients improved after they interact with us.
With 87% of all adults using the Internet and 70% of all millennials searching for a doctor online, it’s become essential for every health care professional to cultivate an online presence, and social media is the quickest route to establishing it.
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The Official Blog of Richard A Schoor MD FACS Smithtown Long Island Urologist.
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UROsource is the EAU learning library for urologists. This invaluable resource, a single platform with over 50,000 items of scientific content, is the single largest knowledge base available today in the field of urology. UROsource is an essential tool you will need to support your professional development goals.
UroToday's mission is to create a free, credible, referenced online publication providing global open access to accurate and timely urological disease information. UroToday is dedicated to ensuring that the availability and accessibility of research material is not affected by marketing and distribution strategies used by publishers.
The Cystitis and Overactive Bladder (COB) Foundation gives support to people with all forms of cystitis, overactive bladder and continence issues together with their families and friends. We are the largest bladder patient support charity in the UK. We have the busiest message board forums in Europe and the most widely used website for those bladder illness sufferers seeking information, help and support.
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DoctorsLounge is one of the most popular online medical resources for physicians, students and allied clinical professionals. It provides clinical information on urology through multimedia tutorials and other study aids.
Daily updates summarizing the top literature from over 2,000 peer-reviewed journals, including Journal of Urology, European Urology, The Prostate, and more. Find coverage of the kidney, bladder, penis/urethra and prostate. View article summaries by subspecialty and disease state, including peds urology, urologic oncology, stone disease, infections and STDs, urologic imaging, ureteral disease, voiding and incontinence, infertility, laparoscopy and other surgical techniques, and additional hot topics in your field.
Urology Information Center from MedPage Today is the only service for physicians that provides a clinical perspective on the breaking medical news that their patients are reading.
Genitourinary Disorders...provides general information for urinary incontinence, myoneurogenic disorders, obstructive uropathy, urinary tract infections, and simular disorders.
Urology news from ScienceDaily, one of the Internet's leading online magazines and Web portals devoted to science, technology, and medicine.