At the recent AUA meeting it was a pleasure to present the first Bob Krane–BJU International prize
EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE FOR THE UROLOGIST
META-ANALYSIS
ARE THE CURRENT CONSERVATIVE TREATMENTS FOR PEYRONIE'S DISEASE EVIDENCE-BASED?
WHO BROKE THE URETEROSCOPE?
Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
Small cell carcinoma of the bladder
Superficial transitional (Ta/T1/CIS) cell carcinoma of the bladder
Tissue microarrays in urology
Consensus statement on bladder injuries
The Mayo Clinic experience with surgical management, complications and outcome for patients with renal cell carcinoma and venous tumour thrombus
Predictive value of primary Gleason pattern 4 in patients with Gleason score 7 tumours treated with radical prostatectomy
Complexed prostate specific antigen (PSA) reduces unnecessary prostate biopsies in the 2.6–4.0 ng/mL range of total PSA
Rates of prostate-specific antigen testing in general practice in England and Wales in asymptomatic and symptomatic patients
‘Vanishing’ prostate cancer in radical prostatectomy specimens
Matched-cohort analysis of patients with prostate cancer followed with observation or treated with three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy
Information needs and prostate cancer
Surgery for adrenal tumours with thrombus in the supra-diaphragmatic infra-atrial inferior vena cava, with no cardiopulmonary bypass
‘Burned-out’ primary testicular cancer
Publication rate of abstracts presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association
A meta-analysis of trials of transurethral needle ablation for treating symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia
Transurethral electrovaporization vs transurethral resection for symptomatic prostatic obstruction
Differences in prostate disease symptoms and visits to the general practitioner among three ethnic groups in New Zealand
Posterior tibial nerve stimulation in patients with intractable interstitial cystitis
Patient-adjusted intermittent electrostimulation for treating stress and urge urinary incontinence
Complications of tension-free vaginal tape surgery
Vaginal construction using sigmoid colon in children and young adults
The use of neural networks for predicting the result of endoscopic treatment for vesico-ureteric reflux
Impact of early screening for reflux in siblings on the detection of renal damage
‘Pseudospongioplasty’ in the repair of a urethral diverticulum
Use of the holmium
Pelvic fracture-associated urethral injuries in girls
The role of the rhabdosphincter in female rat voiding
Interstitial cells of Cajal in the human normal urinary bladder and in the bladder of patients with megacystis-microcolon intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome
Reconstruction of the sympathetic pathway projecting to the prostate, by nerve grafting in the dog
Intravesical resiniferatoxin decreases spinal c-fos expression and increases bladder volume to reflex micturition in rats with chronic inflamed urinary bladders
A rat model for studying effects of sacral neuromodulation on the contractile activity of a chronically inflamed bladder
Zoledronic acid induces apoptosis and inhibits adhesion to mineralized matrix in prostate cancer cells via inhibition of protein prenylation
Interleukin-2 blocks the antitumour activity caused by depletion of CD25+ cells in a murine renal adenocarcinoma model
The role of glycoproteins in calcium oxalate crystal development
Fertility under control?
Urethroplasty in recurrent urethral diverticula in neurological patients
Increasing safety while decreasing stress at radical prostatectomy
THE YEAR IN UROLOGY 2003
AN ATLAS OF PROSTATIC DISEASES
DYNAMIC THREE-DIMENSIONAL SPIRAL COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHIC CYSTO-URETHROGRAPHY
PROSTAGLANDIN E2 AND BETHANECHOL IN COMBINATION FOR TREATING DETRUSOR UNDERACTIVITY
ORMOND DISEASE
AN IMPROVED TECHNIQUE FOR CONTROLLING BLEEDING DURING SIMPLE RETROPUBIC PROSTATECTOMY
ROBOT-ASSISTED LAPAROSCOPIC ADRENALECTOMY
T1G3 TRANSITIONAL CELL CARCINOMA OF THE BLADDER
ORTHOTOPIC ILEAL NEOBLADDER
SEAMLESS TRAINING MUST WORK FOR RESEARCH FELLOWS
THE PREVALENCE OF NOCTURIA AND ITS EFFECT ON HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE AND SLEEP IN A COMMUNITY SAMPLE IN THE USA
Surgical Atlas Radical Cystectomy
Diary
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