At-A-Glance Programme
Editorial
Squamous cell carcinoma vs TCC of the bladder: a comparative study of results following cystectomy
Carcinoma in situ (CIS) of the bladder: a single BCG course is inadequate in patients with associated pT1 TCC
Cystoscopic follow-up after radical radiotherapy for bladder cancer: how soon, how often?
Cancer immunotherapy with BCG vs recombinant Mycobacterium smegmatis
Technetium immunoscintigraphy - a possible technique for staging invasive bladder cancer
The balloon cell index: a new method of predicting recurrence in moderately differentiated TCC
The presence of DNA pre-replication proteins in cellular extract from urine is highly predictive for TCC of the urinary tract
Meticulous pelvic lymphadenectomy for bladder cancer: justified or not?
The natural history of residual urine: a longitudinal study
The effect of different irrigating fluids on cardiac stress during endoscopic procedures as measured by cardiac troponin I (CTnI)
The management of acute urinary retention after discharged from the emergency department: a prospective quality-of-life study
Haematuria and BPH - a prospective study on the effect of finasteride: 2-year results and advice on treatment
Results of the PREDICT (Prospective Randomised European Doxazosin and Combination) Study of medical therapy for BPH
Endoscopic laser ablation of the prostate: a prospective study and 5-year follow-up in 170 patients
Electrovaporization of the prostate versus TURP: a pressure-flow analysis
Transurethral electrovaporization of the prostate (TUVP) an alternative to standard TURP: 3-year follow-up of a prospective randomized trial
Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) combined with intravesical tissue morcellation
The results of holmium laser resection of the prostate (HOLRP) for BPH
A prospective randomized controlled trial comparing Vaportome™ prostatic resection with TURP
Trends in prostate cancer: observations based on patients presenting with adenocarcinoma of the prostate in 1993 and 1998
The UK Familial Prostate Cancer Study: an update
TRUS-guided prostate biopsies are safe in patients on long-term aspirin treatment
Additional seminal vesicle biopsies do not increase the morbidity of TRUS-guided prostate biopsies
Prostatic bed external beam radiotherapy after radical retropubic prostatectomy: indications and results
Parathyroid hormone-related peptide expression in prostatic bone metastases
Elevated serum vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in patients with prostate cancer: relevance and potential uses
Optimizing the reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RTPCR) for detecting circulating prostate cancer cells
Osteoporosis in prostate cancer
Does hormonal treatment for prostate cancer cause excess deaths: data from the MRC Immediate vs Deferred Hormone Treatment Study
Mucosal grafts in BXO urethroplasty
Factors affecting the outcome of pelvic fracture posterior urethral injury in boys
The nature of the injury in pelvic fracture urethral trauma
The effect of mucoregulatory agents on mucus production by transposed intestinal segments: a prospective randomized controlled crossover trial
Factors causing variation in urinary N-nitrosamine levels in enterocystoplasties
False-positive pregnancy testing in patients with enterocystoplasties
Bladder reconstruction and transplantation over an 18-year period
Penetrating injuries of the ureter: the Cape Town experience
P27Kip1 in TCC of the bladder: expression is not related to clinical outcome, as in prostate cancer
Hypoxia is an important regulator of the expression of the angiogenic factor vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) in bladder cancer
The expression of class III PAX genes in TCC of the bladder is not down-regulated by 5-aza-2′ deoxycytidine
The development and use of an in vitro model of bladder cancer invasion to investigate the role of angiogenesis in bladder cancer invasion
Immunohistochemical expression of matrix metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1) and epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) in bladder cancer, and its relationship to urinary MMP-1 concentration
Alteration in urinary matrix metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1) to tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1) ratio reflects a potential mechanism underlying muscle invasion in bladder cancer
Suicide-gene therapy in prostate cancer: systemic effects on the HSVtk/ganciclovir system
Molecular analysis of androgen receptor polymorphisms in early- and late-onset prostate cancer
Activation of caspase-3 in etoposide-induced apoptosis of the prostate cancer cell lines DU-145 and PC-3
Resistance to apoptosis in prostate cancer cells is associated with increased expression of heat-shock proteins and glutathione
Longer survival with decreased expression of the insulin-like growth factor type 1 receptor (IGF-1R) in a rat model of prostate cancer
The expression of a constitutively active variant EGFR correlates with increased cell proliferation but not decreased cell death in primary prostate cancer
An audit of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a urology department
A national re-audit of written information provided for TURP
The effectiveness of camera drapes at reducing infection during surgery
Emergency attendances for catheter-related problems: an audit
One-stop investigation of haematuria: the first 1000 patients
A double-blind prospective randomized multicentre trial comparing the efficacy and safety of a single dose of oral ciprofloxacin (500 mg) with intravenous gentamicin (120 mg) in the prophylaxis of infection after urological surgery
'Hub and Spoke': a model for urology service provision
Urology clinical practitioner: working across boundaries
PSA plaudit: are our GPs pundits?
PSA: what the other doctors know
Prostaglandins and cyclic nucleotides in the distended urinary bladder
The role of calcium in neuronal damage to the ischaemic detrusor
Is there an interplay between the nitrergic and sympathetic innervation in the human female urethra?
Response with ageing to carbachol and intrinsic nerve stimulation in detrusor samples from cadaveric organ donors
Spontaneous and evoked contractile activity of isolated perfused detrusor strips from humans with spinal cord injury
Spontaneous myogenic contractile activity of isolated human detrusor smooth muscle in idiopathic instability
Time-dependent penile ultrastructural changes in a rabbit model of partial bladder outlet obstruction
Increased susceptibility to apoptosis in ureteric obstruction is tissue-pressure mediated
Clinical experience with radical detrusor myectomy
Time-dependent up-regulation of endothelin-A receptors in the renal medulla and proximal ureter and down-regulation of endothelin-B receptors in the medulla of a rabbit model of partial bladder outlet obstruction: potential clinical relevance
Male or female urologists? What the patient wants
Statistical problems with 'optimal' cut-points in studies of new prognostic factors in urology
Testicular microlithiasis: premalignant or benign. A long-term follow-up
Urodynamics: a teaching CD-ROM
'Urodynamics': a computer system for recording day-surgery cystoscopy findings
Squamous cell carcinoma of the penis in a circumcised population
Does lignocaine gel temperature affect instillation discomfort in the male urethra?
The value of histology in clinically benign conditions
Low grade and superficial location as predictors of a favourable outcome in adult genitourinary sarcoma
A new logbook for higher surgical trainees
Endoluminal ultrasonography of the ureter with a reusable catheter
Complications of urodynamic studies: a prospective analysis
The effect of ESWL on blood pressure: results of a randomized control trial
How complete is our metabolic evaluation of renal tract stone formers?
A study of the bother that temporary ureteric stents cause patients and their general practitioners
Does length really matter?
A prospective audit of the management of acute pyelonephritis in the hospital setting
Urethroplasty for urethral stricture disease: interpreting outcome and the role of endoscopic surveillance in follow-up
Infundibulopelvic angle predicts regrowth of lower calyceal stones following SWL
Does infundibulopelvic angle predict stone clearance following ESWL?
Growth inhibition of prostate cancer lines by the chemopreventative agents vitamin E and selenium
Free/total PSA ratios in ejaculate from TRUS biopsy patients
Preoperative p53, bcl-2, CD44 and E-cadherin immunohistochemistry as predictors of biochemical relapse after radical prostatectomy
The design and evaluation of an educational multimedia program for patients with prostate cancer
Screening African-Caribbean versus Caucasian prostate cancers for markers of enhanced malignancy
Serum insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) and prostate cancer
Molecular prediction of disease progression in prostate cancer patients managed by watchful waiting
RT-PCR in benign and malignant prostatic resection
How helpful are TRUS biopsies in planning modified radical prostatectomy?
A gene therapy approach to the radiopharmaceutical treatment of prostate cancer
Ultrastructural basis of detrusor instability
A comparison of magnetic stimulation on detrusor instability in unobstructed and obstructed patients: is there a different pathophysiological mechanism?
Putative mechanisms of action of intravesical capsaicin in the management of refractory detrusor hyper-reflexia
The natural history of urinary retention in young women and its successful treatment by neuromodulation
Frequency and reasons for alteration of bladder management in individuals with chronic spinal cord injury
Transvaginal urethral closure: further review of results and operative technique
Pelvioscopic colposuspension: an open but minimally invasive surgery for stress urinary incontinence (SUI)
Retubularization of the ileal patch for urinary diversion following failure of augmentation ileocystoplasty
Urinary stone risk factors: a new graphical representation and 'what if?' calculations as aids to diagnosis and management
A year's clinical experience with unenhanced spiral CT for the assessment of possible renal colic
Optimising results from SWL by measuring cavitational forces with a robust electromagnetic probe
An experience of 100 consecutive flexible ureterorenoscopies
Ureteric stents - what's in a name?
Phosphorylcholine: a coating that is hydrophilic but does not increase encrustation
Digital rectal examination in the left-lateral or in the knee-elbow position: a randomized trial
Intraprostatic temperatures in a new generation of microwave thermotherapy
Serum PSA levels and histological changes associated with acute urinary retention
The cost-effectiveness of a shared-care prostate clinic
The relationship between intravesical pressure and fluid absorption during TURP
Hybrid KTP/Nd:YAG laser treatment of the prostate vs TURP. Updated results from a prospective randomized trial: 18 months' follow-up data
Long-term outcome and assessment of quality of life (QOL) following KTP/YAG hybrid laser prostatectomy
Short stay TURP: closing the audit loop
Laser ablation and transurethral scraping for BPH
Completeness of adenomatous prostate tissue removal comparing regular loop resection and transurethral electrovaporization
An assessment of the long-term impact of conservative management on urinary incontinence
Long-term follow-up of surgery for urinary stress incontinence in women
ECDULGA: endoscopic cystodistension under light general anaesthesia - does it have a place?
Restoration of continence after removal of the infected artificial urinary sphincter
Surgical interventions following failure of augmentation ileocystoplasty
The detrusor myectomy procedure for idiopathic detrusor instability: a clinical and urodynamic assessment
Temporary stents in the treatment of detrusor sphincter dyssynergia: long-term results from two centres and lessons learnt
Postvoid residual and bladder power factors in men with LUTS
Uroflowmetry patterns in women: is classification of the trace possible?
Microballoon implants: an alternative bulking agent for stress urinary incontinence
A prospective analysis of 1930 patients with haematuria to evaluate current diagnostic practice
Molecular prediction of recurrence in bladder cancer
Muscle-invasive bladder cancer treated by radical radiotherapy: combined WAF1 and TP53 overexpression predict improved survival
Enzyme-activated pro-drug therapy for bladder cancer
Surveillance for bladder cancer: the management of 4.8 million people
Diagnostic delay, material deprivation and survival in bladder cancer
MDR status of bladder cancer - the functional approach
Delaying intravesical chemotherapy: can it be beneficial?
The urethral margin in radical cystectomy: an obstacle to urethral preservation?
Factors influencing survival following radiotherapy for muscle-invasive bladder cancer
Urological services for children: the findings of a UK survey in 1998
Outcome of paediatric surgical practice in a district general hospital
Testicular enzyme deficiency as a cause of hypospadias
The pig model in urology: a comparative study of renal papillary morphology in large and miniature pig varieties
F-15 diuretic renography: the way forward in diagnosing upper tract obstruction
Endoscopic management of foetal obstructive uropathy
Paediatric percutaneous nephrolithotomy: the Edinburgh experience
Endoluminal ultrasonography prior to endopyelotomy: can it improve outcome?
Contemporary management of upper tract TCC
Evaluation of a new technique for diuretic renography: the F+0 method
Re-use of irrigating equipment for flexible cystoscopy is not safe
Gently does it! (Flexible cysto-urethroscopy: the case for antibacterial prophylaxis)
VUR in the adult neuropathic bladder treated with polydimethylsiloxane (Macroplastique™)
A thermoexpandable device for PUJ obstruction - a preliminary report
Nephrostomy tube or JJ stent: what do patients feel? - a health-related quality-of-life study
Holmium:YAG laser endoureterotomy for ureteric stricture
A prospective comparison of retroperitoneoscopic nephrectomy with open nephrectomy
Retroperitoneal laparoscopic nephrectomy in obese patients
Emergency nephrectomy is still the best treatment for diabetics with emphysematous pyelonephritis
Percutaneous varicocele embolization in the management of testicular pain
A randomized trial to assess the effects of a detailed information leaflet on patients attending an erectile dysfunction clinic
Erectile dysfunction in scleroderma
Successful treatment of venogenic erectile dysfunction with vasoactive intestinal polypeptide and phentolamine mesylate
MUSE: efficacy and acceptability at home
Initial experience with MUSE® - an alternative therapy for erectile dysfunction
A single-centre experience of revision surgery for complications of penile prostheses
The management of erectile dysfunction with a vacuum erectile device following the removal of a penile prosthesis
Efficacy and safety of sildenafil in men with erectile dysfunction
Male sexual dysfunction: What does the treatment cost
Semen analysis after vasectomy - when and how many?
The short-term follow-up of patients with an elevated PSA level but benign histology on TRUS-guided biopsy of the prostate
Positive apical margins in radical retropubic prostatectomy: truth or artefact?
Trial of randomization between radical prostatectomy and radiotherapy in early prostate cancer
Radical prostatectomy: 10-year review of a British series
Biochemical disease-free survival after radical retropubic prostatectomy for clinically localised adenocarcinoma of the prostate
Photodynamic therapy for prostate cancer: a phase I study treating locally recurrent disease after radiotherapy
Testicular histopathology as a predictive factor for successful testicular sperm recovery in azoospermic patients
An evaluation of a new treatment for Peyronie's disease using ESWL
Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in the management of Peyronie's disease
Penile prosthesis in transsexual phalloplasty
Anejaculation: successful medical treatment
A population study of erectile dysfunction in Gwent
Efficacy and safety of transurethral alprostadil in patients with erectile dysfunction: initial experience in clinical practice
Sildenafil enhances nitric oxide-dependent relaxation and cGMP formation in the corpus cavernosum of the diabetic rabbit
Bladder washout for clot retention: bedside ultrasonography can help
Urodynamic and TRUS investigations in patients with chronic scrotal pain
TRUS and biopsy: Does it need to be a pain?
Diagnostic yield of PCR in genitourinary tuberculosis: comparison with radiological, histological and microbiological investigations
Spiral (helical) CT of the kidneys: a role in characterizing difficult renal masses and an aid to surgical planning
Does radiology of ureteric stones accurately reflect their size?
Standardization of diuretic renography to achieve reproducibility in assessing the results of new techniques for treating PUJ obstruction
The clinical utility of magnetic resonance urography (MRU) in the evaluation of unexplained hydronephrosis
Role of skeletal MRI for equivocal bone scans in urological malignancies
Limitations of pelvic-phased array MRI in the local staging of prostate cancer
Selective arterial embolization of renal angiomyolipomas
Malignant renal lymphoma
Percutaneous resection of renal pelvic TCCs: an 11-year experience
Evaluation of fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of renal masses
Should spontaneous regression be excluded before commencing biotherapy in renal cancer?
What is the optimum period of cooling for conservative renal surgery?
Does surgical approach matter in radical nephrectomy
The essential role of surgery in the management of relapsed nonseminomatous germ cell tumours (NSGCT)
Abdominal relapse on surveillance for stage 1 NSGCT
Elective or salvage RPLND after chemotherapy for metastatic NSGCT?
The management of postchemotherapy residual mass in seminoma
Long-term follow-up of surveillance vs adjuvant chemotherapy for stage 1 non-seminoma patients
Primary retroperitoneal germ cell tumours: treatment with platinum-based chemotherapy and excision of residual masses
Angiogenesis as a prognostic indicator in stage 1 germ cell tumours of the testis