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Jun 06, 2017, 13:00 ET Joshua Langston Named AUA Holtgrewe Legislative Fellow

The American Urological Association (AUA) today announced that Virginia urologist Dr. Joshua Langston has been named the 2017-2018 H. Logan...


May 15, 2017, 09:30 ET Studies Highlight Impact of Ergonomic Challenges and Burnout on Urologists

Two new studies being presented today at the 112th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) highlight two areas of...


May 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Studies Raise Concerns for the Bladder Cancer Risk of E-Cigarette Smokers and Show Intensity of Traditional Smoking Increases Mortality Rate of Bladder Cancer Patients

Data being presented at the 112th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) shows harmful links between the use of...


May 14, 2017, 11:30 ET Does Cycling Affect Men's and Women's Sexual Health and Urinary Functions?

Two new studies evaluating the impact of cycling on the sexual health and urinary functions of men and women will be presented at a special press...


May 14, 2017, 10:00 ET Prescriptions for Some Urologic Conditions Show Alarming Trends in Public Health

Opioid misuse and the dangers of using certain medications in the elderly are growing health concerns in the United States, as a growing body of...


May 14, 2017, 09:00 ET Methods for Testing and Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Infectious Diseases Available

Two sexually transmitted diseases – Zika virus and human papilloma virus (HPV) – are the focus of two new studies, which demonstrate that new...


May 14, 2017, 07:30 ET Female Pelvic Health Panel Investigates a Medication for HSDD, Low Serum Testosterone's Association with SUI and Issues Surrounding Transvaginal and Vaginal Mesh

Four studies examining female pelvic and sexual health, show promising results for women with hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD), an...


May 13, 2017, 15:40 ET As Part Of Choosing Wisely® Campaign American Urological Association Identifies Third List Of Commonly Used Tests And Treatments To Question

The American Urological Association (AUA) today released a new list of recommendations regarding specific tests or treatments that are commonly...


May 13, 2017, 11:30 ET Study Demonstrates Effectiveness of Topical 4% Benzocaine Wipes to Improve Symptoms of Premature Ejaculation

A new study being presented at the 112th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) shows topical 4% benzocaine wipes...


May 13, 2017, 10:30 ET The Effect of Shift Work on a Man's Sexual and Urologic Health

A series of studies evaluating the relationship between shift work, sleep disorders and a man's urologic health will be presented at a special...


May 13, 2017, 09:30 ET New Studies Demonstrate Impact of BRCA, DNA Repair Gene Mutations in Prostate Cancer

Data being presented at the 112th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association (AUA) shows new facts related to the impact of...


May 12, 2017, 11:00 ET Results Vary By Gender on Whether Pornography Use Leads to Sexual Dysfunction

New survey results show outcomes vary by gender regarding the degree of pornography use and sexual dysfunction. These will be presented during the...


May 12, 2017, 10:00 ET Studies Highlight Shifts in Prostate Cancer Screening and Management

Active surveillance in men under 60, use of telemedicine in the management of prostate cancer and physicians' personal prostate cancer screening...


May 09, 2017, 07:00 ET AUA, ASTRO and SUO Release New Clinical Guideline on Standard of Care for Men with Localized Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men in the United States, and is why the American Urological Association (AUA), in...


Apr 19, 2017, 07:00 ET American Urological Association and Urology Care Foundation Announce New Program and Patient Education Collaboration with Outcome Health

The American Urological Association (AUA), the largest urology association in the United States and the Urology Care Foundation, the nation's...


Apr 18, 2017, 07:00 ET AUA and SUFU Release New Clinical Guideline on the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence

With nearly 50 percent of women in the United States experiencing symptoms of stress urinary incontinence (SUI), the American Urological...


Apr 17, 2017, 14:06 ET Prostate Cancer Community Responds To New Recommendation For Prostate Cancer Testing

Today, a coalition of 16 physician and patient groups responded to the Draft Recommendation Statement on Prostate Cancer Screening issued by the...


Apr 13, 2017, 07:20 ET AUA, ASCO, ASTRO and SUO Announce New Practice Guideline For Treatment Of Non-Metastatic Muscle-Invasive Bladder Cancer

The American Urological Association (AUA), together with the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the American Society for...


Apr 11, 2017, 06:05 ET AUA Responds to USPSTF Draft Recommendations on Screening for Prostate Cancer

The American Urological Association (AUA), today released the following statement in response to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)...


Mar 13, 2017, 08:00 ET American Urological Association Names New Science & Quality Chair

The American Urological Association (AUA) today announced its Board of Directors has approved David F. Penson, MD, MPH as the new chair of its...


Feb 28, 2017, 09:30 ET American Urological Association Announces New Physician Scientist Residency Training Award Program

The American Urological Association (AUA), a premier urologic association, today announced the initiation of a pilot program through the new...


Feb 14, 2017, 09:00 ET Stakeholders Applaud USPSTF for Including Urologist in Review Process for Updated Prostate Cancer Recommendations

As part of an ongoing commitment to maintaining patient access to prostate cancer screening, a coalition of physicians and patient groups today...


Feb 07, 2017, 11:30 ET American Urological Association Announces Recipients of Third Annual Data Grants

The American Urological Association (AUA) is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2017 AUA Data Grant Awards. These awards fund research...


Feb 03, 2017, 12:00 ET 2017 Urology Residency Match Results Announced

The Society of Academic Urologists (SAU) and American Urological Association (AUA) are pleased to announce the results from this year's highly...


Jan 31, 2017, 11:49 ET Mike Haynes Shares Prostate Cancer Story at Super Bowl LI

Pro Football Hall of Fame member and Know Your Stats® spokesperson, Mike Haynes will touch down in Houston the week leading up to Super Bowl LI to...