USANZ-KUA Symposium

Members of USANZ and KUA (Korean Urological Association) will present papers in this session on Saturday afternoon as follows.

Time: 1300 – 1500hrs
Location: Room 215, Level 2, Melbourne Convention Centre
Co-Chairs: Jun Cheon & Peter Heathcote
Program:

1300 Welcome by Peter Heathcote, USANZ President
1305 Welcome by Jun Cheon, KUA President
1310 Jun Cheon: Identification of landmark artery and retrograde early release using toggling in robot-assisted radical prostatectomy
1315 Gyung Tak Sung: Radiofrequency Ablation of Renal Tumors: 5-year follow-up
1320 Joon Chul Kim: A multi-center, prospective, open-label, single-arm, 12-weeks, phase IV trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of silodosin on nocturia for patients with benighn prostatic hyperplasia
1325 Cheol Kwak: Effect of surgical method on clinical outcomes in patients with endophytic renal cell carcinoma below cT2a: partial nephrectomy versus radical nephrectomy
1330 Hong Seok Park: A learning curve of vesico-urethral anastomosis after robot assisted radical prostatectomy: predictive validation of tube 3
1335 Sung Gu Kang: Comparison of effective teaching methods to achieve skill acquisition using a robotic virtual reality simulator: expert proctoring versus an educational video versus independent training
1340 Seong Soo Jeon: Endoscopic management of upper tract urothelial cancer: improved prediction of invasive cancer by using the ureteroscopic scoring model
1345 Jong Bo Choi: The Characteristics of Autonomic Activity in Men with LUTS and Sleep Apnea
1350 Moon Ki Jo: Role of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in the discrimination of local recurrence after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer
1355 Ki Hak Song: Clinical usefulness and predictability of the Seoul National University Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator (SNUPCRC)
1400 Junhyuk Hong: Relationship between the integrity of neurovascular bundle confirmed by MRI and the potency after robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy
1405 Seok-Soo Byun: Association of Rare Variants with Prostate Cancer in South Korean Population
1410 Sang Don Lee: Smegma is a Risk Factor of Urinary Tract Infection: Prospective Comparative Control Study
1415 David Winkle: Radiation related bladder damage requiring urinary diversion
1420 Peter Heathcote: Training in a High-Tech World – RARP training programme experience
1425 Stephen Mark: Equivalent functional and oncology outcome from registrar and consultant open radicals
1430 Mark Frydenberg: MP MRI prior to re-biopsy in the active surveillance population
1435 Conclusion