A thousand transplanted kidneys, a thousand new lives !!! We share this report from @elpais that tells the experience of @HospitalClinicDeBarcelona, who have just achieved one thousand living donor kidney transplants.
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Many have heard this question from our patients. For this reason, Dr. Álvaro Saavedra, coordinating urologist of the Functional and Reconstructive Urology team at the Sótero del Río Hospital and a member of the Urology Service of Clínica Alemana de Santiago, refers to post-radical incontinence (PPI). What is the basic evaluation of PPI to decide the behavior or what is the probability of improving with the available therapies, are some of the answers that he answers in this PodCast
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Attention to all resident urology doctors: This Wednesday, June 9 at 7:00 p.m. in Chile, the Residents Course 2021 of the Chilean Society of Urology departs. The first class will be in charge of Dr. Mario Fernández, Editor of the Chilean Journal of Urology, who will present on the critical analysis of literature.
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Next Wednesday, June 16, at 8:00 p.m. in Chile, the Webinar "New Perspectives in Chile on the use of radiopharmaceuticals for castration-resistant metastatic prostate cancer" will be held.
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Did you know that the Chilean Society of Urology has 8 subsidiaries? We invite you to meet them and find out who are the professionals who preside over them.
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A study published in the Chilean Journal of Urology confirms that during the pandemic, medical residents saw their clinical and surgical activities affected in a high percentage. This panorama would directly affect their training, where the acquisition of medical and surgical skills is critical.
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AUA Guide on the medical management of kidney stones: We leave you this guide whose purpose is to provide a framework from the clinical point of view for the diagnosis, prevention and follow-up of adult patients with kidney stones, based on the best evidence available in published literature
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Do not forget to schedule: On Monday, May 31, at 7:30 p.m. in Chile, the next scientific meeting of #SCHU will be held. The topic will be ejaculatory disorders related to infertility. The coordination will be in charge of Dr. Francisco Osorio, urologist- andrologist from the UMR Clínica Alemana de Santiago, Assistant Professor Clínica Alemana UDD and Vice President of the Andrology Branch of the Chilean Society of Urology.
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33 years have passed since Dr. Guillermo Mac Millan, published in the Chilean Journal of Urology the article "The Urologist and Transsexualism", which summarized the accumulated experience of 70 operations of trans people with female psyche. Today - 45 years after the first surgery and 33 years after said publication - Dr. Mac Millan makes this new publication in the #SCHU magazine in which he seeks to facilitate comparison with the original article. On this occasion, the focus was on trans women, although more than 40 surgeries have been performed on trans men, and many of the points discussed here apply to both cases. Article available here
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