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Aug 01, 2013, 15:56 ET

Urologists Discredit Flawed, Misleading GAO Cancer Treatment Utilization Study

 The American Association of Clinical Urologists (AACU), the American Urological Association (AUA) and the Large Urology Group Practice...

Jul 08, 2013, 11:10 ET

Urologists Applaud Members of Congress for Their Strong Support for Preserving the In-Office Ancillary Services Exception (IOASE)

The American Association of Clinical Urologists (AACU), American Urological Association (AUA), and Large Urology Group Practice Association...

May 06, 2013, 09:20 ET

Urologists Support a Man's Right to Appropriate Prostate Cancer Screening

The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), representing more than 2,000 urologists nationwide, supports the rights of men to access...

Feb 14, 2013, 06:05 ET

Landmark Survey of Prostate Biopsies Confirms Sampling Standard

Today, the findings of the largest reported study on prostate biopsies were released at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary...

Sep 26, 2012, 05:55 ET

AACU, AUA Establish New UROPAC Affiliation Agreement

Today, the American Urological Association (AUA) and the American Association of Clinical Urologists (AACU) announced the establishment of a new...

Sep 14, 2012, 05:55 ET

Healthcare Cuts Will Negatively Impact Nation's Patients

The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), the Association of Freestanding Radiation Oncology Centers (AFROC) and the Community...

Sep 10, 2012, 07:00 ET

Urologists And Henry Schein Team Up To Urge Families To Put A Prostate Cancer Check-Up On The Back To School List For Dad

 The Large Urology Group Practice Association, representing more than 1,800 urologists nationwide, and Henry Schein Cares, the global corporate...

Aug 01, 2012, 07:05 ET

New Research Shows Prostate Cancer Testing Prevents 17,000 Men from Developing Advanced Prostate Cancer

 The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), representing more than 1,800 urologists, today applauded a newly released study...

Jun 28, 2012, 11:43 ET

Urologists Respond To Supreme Court Decision On Affordable Care Act

In response to today's ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), representatives of the...

May 21, 2012, 17:00 ET

Urologists Outraged over Government Panel's Recommendation to Stop Life-Saving Prostate Cancer Testing

 The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), representing more than 1,800 urologists, today discredited recommendations by the U.S....

Apr 13, 2012, 07:06 ET

Urologists Debunk Misleading, Grossly Inaccurate Prostate Cancer Biopsy Study

 The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), representing more than 1,800 urologists, today disputed a study published this week in...

Mar 15, 2012, 13:20 ET

Updated Study Underscores Prostate Cancer Screening Saves Lives

 In a comprehensive study published today in the New England Journal of Medicine, PSA screening was shown to reduce the mortality rate...

Oct 10, 2011, 08:13 ET

Cancer Detection Tool Saves Lives

The Large Urology Group Practice Association (LUGPA), representing more than 1,800 urologists, encourages men to speak out to preserve prostate...

Aug 31, 2011, 07:55 ET

Study Explores Utilization Trends for Prostate Cancer Treatments

A recent study featured in the newly released Journal of Urology dispels the myth that physicians' offices use prostate cancer treatments more...