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Evolving concepts in metastatic prostate cancer

Individualising treatment, the impact of complications and looking into the quality of life in prostate cancer patients with metastasis were the main issues  examined in the last-day session of EMUC17 as experts attempt to find optimal treatment combinations. Chaired...

New multistep approach in PCa detection wins EMUC17 prize

A new multistep approach using a combination of PSA, MRI-targeted biopsies and an innovative test bagged today the top prize for the best oral poster presentation at the 9th European Multidisciplinary Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC17) held in Barcelona,...

EMUC17: Pitfalls and challenges in oligometastatic kidney cancer

Pitfalls and clinical challenges in managing oligometastatic kidney cancer dominated the plenary session in the second-day of EMUC17 with experts examining issues such as the optimal timing of cytoreductive nephrectomy, developments in adjuvant therapy, promising biomarkers for decision-making and...
Best posters EMUC17

EMUC17: Best unmoderated posters in prostate cancer research

Research studies from Norway, Spain and Italy were selected as best unmoderated posters in prostate cancer research for presenting new insights in PCa treatment. The second-day plenary session of the EMUC17 opened with the awarding of prizes to Kirsti...

EMUC17: Dilemmas in optimal primary PCa treatment

Deferred treatment, patient selection and the comparative benefits of surgical and medical options continue to present dilemmas in the everyday clinical decision-making of doctors, issues that were taken up in the second plenary session at EMUC17 which opened today...

EMUC17: HOT course on prostate MRI interpretation for urologists

The first Hands-on Training (HOT) for urologists in the diagnosis and management of prostate cancer commenced today. Organised by the European School of Urology, the EAU Section of Uro-Technology, and the EAU Section of Urological Imaging, the course aims to...