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[Video] Reasons not to miss EMUC17

Watch the video as Prof. Thomas Powles of the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) sums up the reasons to attend the highly-anticipated EMUC17!
Oncologist Dr. Andrea Necchi of the Fondazione Irccs Istituto Nazionale Dei Tumori in Milan

Bladder Cancer: Challenges in immunotherapy

Immunotherapy is widely anticipated to offer a more prominent role in managing urological cancers but there are unresolved issues and obstacles particularly in the area of managing aggressive bladder cancer, according to experts. “Immunotherapy is likely to play a...
Prof. Anwar Padhani, radiologist, of the Paul Strickland Scanner Centre

Crucial need to standardize MRI use and reporting

There is an urgent need to standardize acquisition, interpretation and reporting of whole body Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to enable doctors to properly evaluate MRI’s impact on the clinical management of advanced prostate cancer (PCa). “There is a clear...

EMUC17: Examining key topics in urothelial carcinoma

Risk assessment and evaluation of disease extent remain crucial elements in the optimal treatment and management of upper tract urothelial carcinoma, according to experts who emphasise the need for doctors to conduct a better assessment of disease characteristics. “Treatment...
Stefano Fanti EMUC16 Impact of new technologies on cancer management

EMUC16: Impact of new technologies on cancer management

New drugs and emerging technologies have entered mainstream management strategies for urological cancers prompting experts to closely look into the role of imaging, drug combinations and genetic research and how these gains may be employed to optimize current standard...
Higher abstract submission record for EMUC16

Higher abstract submission record for EMUC16

The upcoming 8th European Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC16) to be held in Milan (IT) from November 24 to 27 attracted a higher number of abstract submissions with 237 oral and poster abstracts received for screening. “Compared to last...
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Uropathology training workshop in Milan

A uropathology training workshop will be offered for free during the 8th European Meeting on Urological Cancers (EMUC16) which will be held in Milan, Italy from November 24 to 27. The workshop is titled “Joint histological evaluation of the prostate,...