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LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Study: Microarray CCP Scores Not a Substitute for qRT-PCR

Study: Microarray CCP Scores Not a Substitute for qRT-PCR

Investigators conclude that microarray-generated cell cycle progression score should not be assumed to be a valid surrogate for qRT-PCR-generated scores.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Auto-Injected Testosterone May Address Some TRT Shortcomings

Auto-Injected Testosterone May Address Some TRT Shortcomings

Single-dose disposable auto injector approved for once-weekly subcutaneous administration of testosterone may cut down on potential problems associated with other options.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Bladder Cancer Immunotherapy May Change Urologic Practice

Bladder Cancer Immunotherapy May Change Urologic Practice

Promising results from clinical trials could encourage urologists to offer immunotherapy to their bladder cancer patients.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Telehealth Can Improve Patient Care, Help Practices Grow

Telehealth Can Improve Patient Care, Help Practices Grow

Delivering care at a distance may enable practices to expand their current geographic boundaries and enhance patient satisfaction.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Social Media, Digital Marketing Key to Building Medical Practices

Social Media, Digital Marketing Key to Building Medical Practices

Active involvement in the digital ecosphere is vital to patient engagement.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting PCR Test Bests Urine Cultures for UTI Pathogen Detection

PCR Test Bests Urine Cultures for UTI Pathogen Detection

A multiplex polymerase chain reaction assay detected bacteria species missed by traditional urine culture as well as more fastidious bacteria.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Shaping Federal Policy a Key Goal of LUGPA's President-Elect

Shaping Federal Policy a Key Goal of LUGPA's President-Elect

Chicago urologist Richard Harris, MD, says one of the biggest challenges facing independent urology practices is the constantly changing Medicare rules and regulations.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting Prostate Cancer Focal Ablation Can Be a Reasonable Option

Prostate Cancer Focal Ablation Can Be a Reasonable Option

Patient selection and physician-patient commitment to careful follow-up surveillance are key.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting 'Real-World' Study Characterizes PCa Active Surveillance

'Real-World' Study Characterizes PCa Active Surveillance

Findings from a large contemporary cohort of men on active surveillance for prostate cancer shows that disease characteristics, not socioeconomic factors, are driving prostate cancer management.

LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting 2018 LUGPA Annual Meeting: What to Expect

2018 LUGPA Annual Meeting: What to Expect

The LUGPA 2018 Annual Meeting will take place from November 1-3, 2018, in Chicago, Illinois.

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