The national audit of the BAUS procedure specific consent forms
Testing the validity of informed consent
Competency and training of general surgery specialist registrars in emergency urology
Changes
Consultant urologist
Modernising medical careers
How many urological surgeons do we need? – an evidence base for urological workforce planning
Age-specific PSA reference values based on a screening population of British men
Does prostate cancer de-differentiate with age?
Prostate Cancer Staging Tables – a predictive nomogram for the UK
The natural history of conservatively managed prostate cancer
Quality of life in men treated for early prostate cancer
Immediate or deferred androgen deprivation for patients with prostate cancer not suitable for local treatment with curative intent
Impact of MDM on patient selection for Radical Cystectomy
Evaluating the novel photosensitizer Hexvix® in photodynamic diagnosis of superficial bladder cancer
A prospective controlled comparison of urine cytology and the NMP22 BladderChek POC assay in the detection of urinary transitional cell carcinoma (TCC)
Identification of bladder cancer urinary markers using proteomic technology
The role of quantitative survivin mRNA expression in voided urine in the management of patients with bladder cancer
Robotic radical cystectomy for bladder cancer with at least 1 year oncologic and functional follow-up
Radical Cystectomy in the elderly, is it worthwhile?
Long term follow up of radiotherapy (radical or preoperative before cystectomy) for nonmetastatic locally advanced bladder cancer
Is it possible to predict the histology of testis cancer metastases after chemotherapy and potentially avoid RPLND?
Long-term outcome after post-chemotherapy retro-peritoneal lymph dissection for active testis cancer
Angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in testicular germ cell tumours (TGCT)
Histological findings in HIV positive patients with indeterminate testicular lesions
Upper urinary tract ureterorenoscopy in patients with abnormal upper urinary tract cytology
Can we accurately predict the stage and the grade of upper tract transitional cell carcinoma?
Upper urinary tract transitional cell carcinoma laser ablation
Percutaneous nephrostomy in the management of refractory loin pain due to pregnancy induced hydronephrosis
Comparison of laparoscopic and open pyeloplasty for pelviureteric junction obstruction
Laparoscopic pyeloplasty
Laparoscopic transperitoneal dismembered pyeloplasty
Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP) – a training model (Results of the first 100 procedures performed by a single surgeon)
Complications of laparoscopic radical prostatectomy. A prospective reference, not a forgotten secret
Urinary continence and erectile function results 1 year following Robotic Assisted Radical Prostatectomy
Salvage cryotherapy for recurrent prostate cancer after radiation failure
To what extent does PSA Nadir predict subsequent treatment failure following trans-rectal HIFU for presumed localized adenocarcinoma of the prostate?
Acute normovolaemic haemodilution reduces transfusion requirement in radical retropubic prostatectomy
Undiagnosed urine infection and overactive bladder
Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) based detection of helicobacter species in bladder biopsies of patients with interstitial cystitis
Short-term standard urethral catheter associated urinary infection – are antimicrobial-coated catheters a viable alternative?
Reduced temperature washout fluids hinder penile detumescence in a model of ischaemic priapism
Role of heat shock protein 25 in calcium oxalate urolithiasis
Effects of hyperoxaluria and crystalluria on mitochondrial function in two animal models of stone disease
Core-through urethrotomy using the Holmium Laser for obliterative urethral strictures after traumatic urethral disruption and/or distraction defects
Clinical follow-up of tissue engineered buccal mucosa in substitution urethroplasty
The male perineal sling for stress urinary incontinence
Management and outcome of sphincter weakness incontinence after radical retropubic prostatectomy
Genital anomalies and sexual function in males with anorectal malformation
Comparison of detrusor myectomy versus enterocystoplasty in patients with refractory overactive bladder
Does cranberry juice intake result in a change in urinary proteome in patients with intestinal segments transposed into the urinary bladder? Evidence from a randomised trial
A novel anti-angiogenic strategy based on combination metronomic chemotherapy
The von Hippel-Lindau tumour suppressor protein regulates the expression of E Cadherin in renal cancer
Isolation and characterisation of the adult human renal stem cell enriched side population using dye efflux method
The prenyltransferase inhibitor AZD3409 is active in combination with radiotherapy in pre-clinical models of urothelial carcinoma
Global profiling of microRNAs in urothelial cell carcinoma
Expression of matrix metalloproteinases and tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinases in carcinoma in situ of bladder correlates with response to intravesical therapy and disease progression
Combined treatment of bladder cancer cell lines with lapatinib (GW572016) and chemotherapy – evidence of schedule-dependent synergy
Characterisation of a new therapeutic target Fos-Related Antigen-1 (Fra-1) in muscle-invasive bladder cancer
Replication licensing factor Mcm2 predicts disease progression in penile cancer patients
A double-blind, placebo controlled study investigating efficacy of botulinum toxin type A (Dysport ®) in MS related overactive bladder syndrome (OAB)
Quality of life following intra-detrusor injections of Botulinum Toxin-A in refractory idiopathic detrusor overactivity
Mechanical devices in adult female stress urinary incontinence
The first UK report of minimally invasive staged sacral nerve stimulation implants for urinary retention
Desmopressin
Effect of sildenafil citrate (viagra), in women suffering from obstructive voiding or retention associated with the primary disorder of sphincter relaxation
Hydrodistension and intravesical instillation of cystistat in interstitial cystitis
Urodynamics in the elderly
Can clinical judgement replace urodynamics?
The presentation, diagnosis and outcome of urethral diverticulum repair in the female
Methods of calculating PSA velocity
Relationship between PSA velocity and initial PSA
PSA patterns in the diagnosis of prostate cancer
An evidence base for the use of prostate-specific antigen in men presenting with haematuria
Should we stratify prostate biopsy protocols based on PSA values?
Retrospective comparison of lignocaine periprostatic infiltration versus entonox inhalation for prostate biopsy
Do we need central pathology review? A cancer network audit of prostate biopsy reporting
Follow-up of patients with ‘Atypical Small Acinar Proliferation’ in prostate needle biopsy specimens
Diagnosis of prostate cancer by detection of minichromosome maintenance 5 protein in urine sediments – a pilot study
Direct general practitioner access to CT scanning for patients with suspected renal colic
A prospective randomised trial comparing 16-slice three-dimensional computed tomographic urography versus intravenous urography for percutaneous renal stone surgery
Primary Extra-corporeal Shock-Wave Lithtripsy (ESWL) is effective for stones less than 2.5 cm independent of calyceal location
Tubeless percutaneous nephrolithotomy in the management of renal calculi
One-week of ciprofloxacin prior to percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) in patients with large stones or dilated pelvicalyceal systems significantly reduces upper tract infection and urosepsis – a prospective controlled study
Clinical evaluation of the Stonebreaker™, a new pneumatic intracorporeal lithotripter
Intercostal nerve blockade in percutaneous nephrolithotomy
The importance of urinary pH and diurnal patterns in uric acid stone formation
Dietary advice and laboratory investigation of urolithiasis
Dietary carcinogens and the risk for prostate cancer
Gene expression profiling of multiple biopsies from primary prostate cancer patients is indicative of a potential global ‘field’ effect
Zonal variation in gene expression in the human prostate
Mutations in genes of the Wnt signalling pathway and PML in prostate cancer
Mitogenic growth signalling, DNA replication licensing and survival are linked in prostate cancer
Prostate cancer susceptibility is mediated by interactions between exposure to ultraviolet radiation and polymorphisms in the 5′ haplotype block of the vitamin D receptor gene
Serum osteoprotegerin (OPG) levels to monitor disease progression and bone metastasis in prostate cancer
Experimental therapy of prostate cancer cells by viral TK gene transfer and radiolabelled FIAU
BNIP3 expression in prostate cancer specimens
Long-term follow up of patients with redo bladder neck reconstruction for bladder extrophy complex
Trends in surgical repair of hypospadias in England between 1997 and 2004
Late hypospadias fistulae. Are they real?
Can serum creatinine at 3-month predict graft outcome in allografts from non heartbeating (NHBD), living donors
The use of urinary catheters following urogenital surgery in adults
Improving patient comfort during flexible cystoscopy insertion by increasing hydrostatic pressure (Bag Squeeze). A randomised, controlled study
Outpatient flexible cystoscopy using a disposable slide-on endosheath system
Is urine cytology a worthwhile diagnostic test in modern urology?
Day case TURBT
Urology teaching for undergraduates. Problem based learning, conventional teaching or both?
Attitudes of urological patients towards supplementary remote consultation (Telerounding) in the immediate postoperative period
The clinical outcome of skin grafting for penile cancer
Urinary symptoms and sexual function following conservative penile surgery for carcinoma of the penis
A comparison of Nesbit's procedure versus plaque incision and grafting for Peyronie's disease
Investigation of novel therapeutic options to prevent irreversible cavernosal smooth muscle dysfunction in low flow priapism
Systemic vascular abnormalities in Peyronie's disease
The effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) on erectile function recovery in the rat cavernous nerve injury model
An audit of the presentation and management of ischaemic Priapism
Frenular grafting – an alternative to circumcision
Sildenafil reverses the superoxide-mediated up-regulation of PDE5 induced by nicotine, in rabbit penile vascular smooth muscle cells
The use of dermal fillers in Andrology
Characterisation of the cholinergic component to the regulation of human prostatic contractility
Effects of Hexamethonium and Pancuronium on volume induced spontaneous activity in the isolated bladder
The effects of a c-kit tyrosine inhibitor on guinea-pig and human detrusor
Purinergic activity in the urothelium of bladder with idiopathic detrusor overactivity
Effects of α/β-methylene-ATP on autonomous and volume induced activity in the isolated bladder
Cool and menthol receptor TRPM8 in human urinary bladder disorders and its clinical correlations
The effect of β-adrenoceptor agonists on detrusor contraction in the presence and absence of urothelium
Nitric oxide regulates smooth muscle contraction of the seminal vesicle
Growth factors of the FGF family secreted by smooth muscle cells promote proliferation in normal human urothelial cells
The financial penalty of a ‘one stop’ diagnostic service
A randomised trial of standard versus BAUS procedure-specific consent forms for transurethral resection of prostate
Is the two-week cancer rule working?
Local MDT structure determines whether data entry into MDT database can be in real-time during the meeting or afterwards
The effect of government waiting targets in urological oncology (2002-2005). What can we expect for the future?
Two-week rule for microscopic haematuria – is it worth the effort? A five-year audit
Is there a minimum caseload for cystectomy? Results from a regional review
Involving doctors in clinical coding makes financial sense
Non-attendance in outpatients
Commissioning of prostate cancer follow-up in primary and secondary care
A multi-centre, double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study to determine the efficacy and safety of PSD502 in patients with premature ejaculation (PE)
Vasectomy reversal
Factors predicting a successful vasectomy reversal
Vasovasostomy – A simpler way!
An algorithm incorporating repeated vibro-ejaculation to improve fertility in spinal cord injured (SCI) men
Percutenous needle aspiration or open testicular sperm extraction for sperm retrieval in azoospermic patients? Does histology affect outcome? Do we need open biopsy for histopathologic diagnosis?
Surgical sperm retrieval rates for assisted conception in men with primary and secondary azoospermia
Conservative organ preserving surgery for carcinoma of the penis – a safe option
Dynamic sentinel lymph node biopsy for penile squamous cell carcinoma
Outcome of 100 prospective cases of penile cancer stratified according to the European Association of Urology (EAU) guidelines
Self-management for men with uncomplicated LUTS
The implications of the BAUS guidelines for the management of men with LUTS suggestive of BPH
We ask the Greenlight laser
Open prostatectomy – is it going to be a text book operation as huge prostates >100 ml can be treated with Greenlight PVP!
Can PSA predict blood loss and fluid absorption during TURP?
Wardill's test – a useful predictor of voiding flow following removal of urinary catheter
Has the decline in surgical treatment for benign prostatic hyperplasia resulted in an increase in the incidence of acute urinary retention?
Model of prediction
What proportion of patients in urinary retention (UR) can be safely discharged from A&E immediately?
Does intraprostatic inflammation have a role in the pathogenesis and progression of BPH?
Radical prostatectomy practice in England
Impact of case volume and age on outcome measures in radical prostatectomy
How continence returns after radical retropubic prostatectomy
Is radical prostatectomy Gleason score a better predictor of biochemical recurrence than pre-operative TRUS biopsy Gleason score?
Radical retropubic and radical perineal prostatectomy
Urinary function, incontinence and erectile dysfunction following contemporary radical treatment for prostate cancer using brachytherapy or extraperitoneal laparoscopic radical prostatectomy
The potential role of actuarial life expectancy in the management of early prostate cancer
Is there a role for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the management of T1c carcinoma prostate?
Visually directed HIFU for prostate cancer – preliminary UK experience
Are the USA prostate brachytherapy results reproducible in the UK?
Inflammation and interleukin-6
Identifying the metastatic switch in renal cancer
The relationship between tumour T-lymphocyte infiltration, the systemic inflammatory response and survival in patients undergoing resection for renal cancer
The relationship between the pre-operative systemic inflammatory response and cancer specific survival in patients undergoing potentially curative resection for renal clear cell cancer
Pre- and Intraoperative use of Trans-oesophageal Echocardiogram (TOE) is invaluable in management of Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC) extending into the IVC
Results from the National Laparoscopic Nephrectomy Audit 2004-2005
Early experience with combined percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) and ethanol injection of renal tumours
Initial experience of laparoscopic partial nephrectomy (LPN)
Audit of post-operative analgesia post laparoscopic nephrectomy
Laparoscopic nephrectomy for inflammatory renal conditions is safe but time consuming
What radiation exposure can a patient expect during a single stone episode?
Should image-guided biopsy precede surgery in patients with indeterminate renal masses?
Percutaneous nephrostomy tube insertion
Planning percutaneous renal stone surgery
Imaging in haematuria
Bladder cancer detection using CT urography
The double wire technique – an improved method for treating challenging ureteroileal anastomotic strictures and occlusions
An analysis of subcentimetre impalpable testis pathology
Can transrectal power doppler (TRUS-PD) predict the preservation of erectile function and urinary continence following high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) for early prostate cancer?
Pelvic MRI in staging early prostate cancer
Cross-sectional imaging in localised prostate cancer. Should you believe it?
Theaflavins inhibit prostate carcinogenesis in the TRAMP mouse
Celecoxib affects gene expression in patients with primary prostate cancer
Biomarker discovery in prostate cancer using surface enhanced laser desorption ionisation ‘time-of-flight’ mass spectrometry
Characteristics of men with advanced prostate cancer identified through screening during the ProtecT trial
Analysis of performance of prostate cancer assessment (PCA) clinic – a 5-year experience.
A high rate of clinically significant prostate cancer in whole-mounted cysto prostatectomy specimen of men with normal PSA
Androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer and fracture neck of femur
Bicalutamide monotherapy preserves bone mineral density, muscle strength and has significant quality of life benefits for men with locally advanced prostate cancer
Is there a benefit to MAB as opposed to monotherapy in the treatment of prostate cancer with intermittent hormone therapy?
Zoledronic acid to prevent further bone loss in osteoporotic patients requiring androgen-deprivation therapy for prostate cancer