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To investigate the perception and value of virtual open houses for urology applicants in the COVID-19 era, since students can no longer attend sub-internships and all interviews will be conducted virtually.
To characterize the presentation and management of Spermatocytic seminoma (SS) compared to classic seminoma in adults utilizing a large cancer registry.
A Longitudinal Cohort Study of Pain Intensity and Interference after Ureteroscopy for Nephrolithiasis Without Post-Operative Opioids
To better understand the degree and time to resolution of pain in the post-operative period, we captured patient-reported pain intensity and interference prospectively in patients following ureteroscopy for nephrolithiasis.
Association Between Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Frailty in Older Men Presenting for Urologic Care
To evaluate the association between non-neurogenic lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and frailty among treatment-seeking older men.
To perform an exploratory, descriptive pilot study of the systemic and local immune environment in patients with vesicoureteral reflux and bladder-bowel dysfunction.
Mirabegron versus Placebo Add-on Therapy in Men with Overactive Bladder Symptoms Receiving Tamsulosin for Underlying Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: a Safety Analysis from the Randomized, Phase 4 PLUS Study
To analyze the safety of mirabegron add-on therapy in men with overactive bladder symptoms concurrently receiving tamsulosin for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) associated with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
A 66-year-old male presented with hematuria and mucusuria. A transurethral resection of the prostate revealed adenocarcinoma in situ with mucinous features. He underwent a robotic assisted radical prostatectomy with lymph node dissection. Pathology confirmed T2 primary mucin producing urothelial type adenocarcinoma in the prostatic urethra. Urothelial adenocarcinoma arising in the prostatic urethra is an uncommon disease that warrants clear differentiation from other malignancies due to its aggressive nature.
Catheter Removal on the Same Day of Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate: Outcomes of a Pilot Study
To determine if same day catheter removal is feasible in select population after holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP).
Increased Transient Receptor Potential Melastatin 8 Expression in the development of bladder pain in patients with Interstitial cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome
To explore the role of TRPM8 in the occurrence and development of bladder pain in IC /BPS patients. The differences in the content and location distribution of TRPM8 in bladder were compared between IC/BPS and control group.
Adapting to the educational challenges of a pandemic: development of a novel virtual urology sub-internship during the time of COVID-19
To design, implement, and evaluate learner attitudes of a virtual urologic surgery clinical rotation for medical students
To conduct a review of current literature to assess whether an association exists between Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium and the development of macular disease, as it is the only oral medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the management of interstitial cystitis.