Keck School Faculty

Giovanni Cacciamani

Giovanni Cacciamani

Assistant Professor of Research Urology
NTT 7416, 1441 Eastlake Avenue Health Sciences Campus Los Angeles


Contemporary Trends of Systemic Neoadjuvant and Adjuvant Intravesical Chemotherapy in Patients With Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinomas Undergoing Minimally Invasive or Open Radical Nephroureterectomy: Analysis of US Claims on Perioperative Outcomes and Health Care CostsClin Genitourin Cancer. 2022 04; 20(2):198. e1-198. e9. . View in PubMed

Chronic kidney disease and radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: perioperative and oncologic outcomes in 1,214 patientsUrol Oncol. 2022 08; 40(8):381. e9-381. e16. . View in PubMed

Assessing pentafecta achievement after robot-assisted radical cystectomy and its association with surgical experience: Results from a high-volume institutionUrol Oncol. 2022 06; 40(6):272. e11-272. e20. . View in PubMed

"Augmented reality" applications in urology: a systematic review Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2022 Oct; 74(5):528-537. . View in PubMed

Enhancing Recovery After Major Bladder Cancer Surgery: Comprehensive Review and Assessment of Application of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Guidelines Eur Urol Focus. 2022 Jun 27. . View in PubMed

Contemporary trends in the surgical management of urinary incontinence after radical prostatectomy in the United States Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2022 Jun 21. . View in PubMed

Retroperitoneal Robot-assisted Partial Nephrectomy: A Systematic Review and Pooled Analysis of Comparative Outcomes Eur Urol Open Sci. 2022 Jun; 40:27-37. . View in PubMed

Gender Disparities Among Editorial Boards of International Urology Journals Eur Urol Focus. 2022 Apr 30. . View in PubMed

Single-stage Xi® robotic radical nephroureterectomy for upper tract urothelial carcinoma: surgical technique and outcomes Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2022 Apr; 74(2):233-241. . View in PubMed

Pentafecta for Radical Nephroureterectomy in Patients with High-Risk Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: A Proposal for Standardization of Quality Care Metrics Cancers (Basel). 2022 Mar 31; 14(7). . View in PubMed

Thulium fiber laser in urology: physics made simple Curr Opin Urol. 2022 Mar 01; 32(2):166-172. . View in PubMed

Percutaneous puncture during PCNL: new perspective for the future with virtual imaging guidance World J Urol. 2022 Mar; 40(3):639-650. . View in PubMed

Protocol for CAMUS Delphi Study: A Consensus on Comprehensive Reporting and Grading of Complications After Urological Surgery Eur Urol Focus. 2022 Feb 24. . View in PubMed

Compared Efficacy of Adjuvant Intravesical BCG-TICE vsBCG-RIVM for High-Risk Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer (NMIBC): A Propensity Score Matched Analysis. Cancers (Basel). 2022 Feb 10; 14(4). . View in PubMed

Artificial Intelligence Applications in Urology: Reporting Standards to Achieve Fluency for Urologists Urol Clin North Am. 2022 Feb; 49(1):65-117. . View in PubMed

Can We Measure the Academic Impact of Social Media? Eur Urol. 2022 12; 82(6):637-638.. View in PubMed

Patients' perceptions of quality of care delivery by urology residents: A nationwide study BJU Int. 2022 12; 130(6):832-838. . View in PubMed

Intraoperative adverse events grading tools and their role in honest and accurate reporting of surgical outcomes Surgery. 2022 09; 172(3):1035-1036. . View in PubMed

Outcomes of Lymph Node Dissection in Nephroureterectomy in the Treatment of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: Analysis of the ROBUUST Registry J Urol. 2022 08; 208(2):268-276. . View in PubMed

Robotic Urologic Oncologic Surgery: Ever-Widening Horizons J Urol. 2022 07; 208(1):8-9. . View in PubMed

A Radiomic-based Machine Learning Algorithm to Reliably Differentiate Benign Renal Masses from Renal Cell Carcinoma Eur Urol Focus. 2022 07; 8(4):988-994. . View in PubMed

Comment on: "Impact of the preoperative modified Glasgow Prognostic Score on disease outcome after radical cystectomy for urothelial carcinoma of the bladder" Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2022 06; 74(3):363-364. . View in PubMed

Robotic vs Laparoscopic Nephroureterectomy for Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: A Multicenter Propensity-Score Matched Pair "tetrafecta" Analysis (ROBUUST Collaborative Group) J Endourol. 2022 06; 36(6):752-759. . View in PubMed

Risks and Benefits of Live Surgical Broadcast: A Systematic Review Eur Urol Focus. 2022 05; 8(3):870-881. . View in PubMed

Potential Contenders for the Leadership in Robotic Surgery J Endourol. 2022 03; 36(3):317-326. . View in PubMed

Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer: Getting Ready for Prime Time Eur Urol. 2022 01; 81(1):34-36. . View in PubMed

Definition of a Structured Training Curriculum for Robot-assisted Radical Cystectomy with Intracorporeal Ileal Conduit in Male Patients: A Delphi Consensus Study Led by the ERUS Educational Board Eur Urol Focus. 2022 01; 8(1):160-164. . View in PubMed

Can We Avoid a Systematic Biopsy in Men with PI-RADS® 5? Reply. J Urol. 2022 01; 207(1):241-242.. View in PubMed

Trends in Incidence of Metastatic Prostate Cancer in the US JAMA Netw Open. 2022 03 01; 5(3):e222246. . View in PubMed

The Intraoperative Complications Assessment and Reporting with Universal Standards (ICARUS) Global Surgical Collaboration Project: Development of Criteria for Reporting Adverse Events During Surgical Procedures and Evaluating Their Impact on the Postoperative Course Eur Urol Focus. 2022 02 14. . View in PubMed

A Preoperative Nomogram to Predict Renal Function Insufficiency for Cisplatin-based Adjuvant Chemotherapy Following Minimally Invasive Radical Nephroureterectomy (ROBUUST Collaborative Group) Eur Urol Focus. 2022 Jan; 8(1):173-181. . View in PubMed

Multicenter external validation of the radical cystectomy pentafecta in a European cohort of patients undergoing robot-assisted radical cystectomy with intracorporeal urinary diversion for bladder cancer World J Urol. 2021 Dec; 39(12):4335-4344. . View in PubMed

New Ultra-minimally Invasive Surgical Treatment for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: A Systematic Review and Analysis of Comparative Outcomes Eur Urol Open Sci. 2021 Nov; 33:28-41. . View in PubMed

Future perspective of focal therapy for localized prostate cancer Asian J Urol. 2021 Oct; 8(4):354-361. . View in PubMed

Artificial intelligence and simulation in urology Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed). 2021 Oct; 45(8):524-529. . View in PubMed

Focal Therapy for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer Opinion: No J Endourol. 2021 Sep; 35(9):1284-1287. . View in PubMed

The impact of asexual trait and porn addiction in a young men healthy cohort Andrologia. 2021 Sep; 53(8):e14142. . View in PubMed

Performance of Narrow Band Imaging (NBI) and Photodynamic Diagnosis (PDD) Fluorescence Imaging Compared to White Light Cystoscopy (WLC) in Detecting Non-Muscle Invasive Bladder Cancer: A Systematic Review and Lesion-Level Diagnostic Meta-Analysis Cancers (Basel). 2021 Aug 30; 13(17). . View in PubMed

Consulting 'DrGoogle' for minimally invasive urological oncological surgeries: A contemporary web-based trend analysis. Int J Med Robot. 2021 Aug; 17(4):e2250. . View in PubMed

Penile length and circumference dimensions: A large study in young Italian men Andrologia. 2021 Jul; 53(6):e14053. . View in PubMed

Artificial intelligence and simulation in urology Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed). 2021 Jun 11. . View in PubMed

Applicability of COVID-19 Pandemic Recommendations for Urology Practice: Data from Three Major Italian Hot Spots (BreBeMi) Eur Urol Open Sci. 2021 Apr; 26:1-9. . View in PubMed

Comparison of Intralesional Hyaluronic Acid vsVerapamil for the Treatment of Acute Phase Peyronie's Disease: A Prospective, Open-Label Non-Randomized Clinical Study. World J Mens Health. 2021 Apr; 39(2):352-357. . View in PubMed

Techniques and Outcomes of MRI-TRUS Fusion Prostate Biopsy Curr Urol Rep. 2021 Mar 22; 22(4):27. . View in PubMed

Comparative Effectiveness of Techniques in Targeted Prostate Biopsy Cancers (Basel). 2021 Mar 22; 13(6). . View in PubMed

Fighting the 'tobacco epidemic' - A call to action to identify Targeted Intervention Points (TIPs) for better counseling patients with urothelial cancer Urol Oncol. 2021 12; 39(12):793-796. . View in PubMed

Exploratory analysis on the usage of Pi-score algorithm over endoscopic stone treatment step 1 protocol Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2021 10; 73(5):662-667. . View in PubMed

Social media and misinformation in urology: what can be done? BJU Int. 2021 10; 128(4):397.. View in PubMed

Comment on: "Fusion US/MRI prostate biopsy using a computer aided diagnostic (CAD) system" Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2021 10; 73(5):686-688. . View in PubMed

Comment on: "Predictive factors for opioid-free management after robotic radical prostatectomy: the value of a single-port robotic platform" Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2021 10; 73(5):677-679. . View in PubMed

A Quantitative Analysis Investigating the Prevalence of "Manels" in Major Urology Meetings Eur Urol. 2021 10; 80(4):442-449. . View in PubMed

Systematic Biopsy of the Prostate can Be Omitted in Men with PI-RADS™ 5 and Prostate Specific Antigen Density Greater than 15 J Urol. 2021 08; 206(2):289-297. . View in PubMed

Impact of the Implementation of the EAU Guidelines Recommendation on Reporting and Grading of Complications in Patients Undergoing Robot-assisted Radical Cystectomy: A Systematic Review Eur Urol. 2021 08; 80(2):129-133. . View in PubMed

Reply by Authors J Urol. 2021 08; 206(2):426. . View in PubMed

Reply by Authors J Urol. 2021 08; 206(2):297. . View in PubMed

Impact of Smoking Habit on Perioperative Morbidity in Patients Treated with Radical Cystectomy for Urothelial Bladder Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis Eur Urol Oncol. 2021 08; 4(4):580-593. . View in PubMed

Artificial Intelligence Will (MAY) Make Doctors Expendable (IN GOOD WAYS): Pro Eur Urol Focus. 2021 07; 7(4):683-684. . View in PubMed

Multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging facilitates reclassification during active surveillance for prostate cancer BJU Int. 2021 06; 127(6):712-721. . View in PubMed

J Endourol. 2021 06; 35(6):922-928. . View in PubMed

A systematic review of nerve-sparing surgery for high-risk prostate cancer Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2021 06; 73(3):283-291. . View in PubMed

Clinical Efficacy of Serenoa repens Versus Placebo Versus Alpha-blockers for the Treatment of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms/Benign Prostatic Enlargement: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis of Randomized Placebo-controlled Clinical Trials. Eur Urol Focus. In press. https://doi. org/10. 1016/j. euf. 2020. 01. 002. New Evidence Changing Clinical Practice or Misunderstanding of Statistical Analyses? The Case of Serenoa repens and a-Blockers. Eur Urol Focus. 2021 05; 7(3):662-663. . View in PubMed

Digital urologic education during COVID-19: the rise of the "webin-era" Minerva Urol Nephrol. 2021 04; 73(2):137-140. . View in PubMed

Impact of Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection and Its Extent on Perioperative Morbidity in Patients Undergoing Radical Prostatectomy for Prostate Cancer: A Comprehensive Systematic Review and Meta-analysis Eur Urol Oncol. 2021 04; 4(2):134-149. . View in PubMed

Asking "DrGoogle" for a Second Opinion: The Devil Is in the Details. Eur Urol Focus. 2021 03; 7(2):479-481. . View in PubMed

Clinical Efficacy of Serenoa repens Versus Placebo Versus Alpha-blockers for the Treatment of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms/Benign Prostatic Enlargement: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-analysis of Randomized Placebo-controlled Clinical Trials Eur Urol Focus. 2021 03; 7(2):420-431. . View in PubMed

Timing, Patterns and Predictors of 90-Day Readmission Rate after Robotic Radical Cystectomy J Urol. 2021 02; 205(2):491-499. . View in PubMed

A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Parallel Group Study to Evaluate the Effect of a Single Oral Dose of 5-HT1A Antagonist GSK958108 on Ejaculation Latency Time in Male Patients Suffering From Premature Ejaculation J Sex Med. 2021 01; 18(1):63-71. . View in PubMed

The dramatic COVID 19 outbreak in Italy is responsible of a huge drop of urological surgical activity: a multicenter observational study BJU Int. 2021 01; 127(1):56-63. . View in PubMed

Testicular cancer with neurological symptoms indicates brain metastases Lancet. 2021 02 27; 397(10276):e7. . View in PubMed

Exploring the Residents' Perspective on Smart learning Modalities and Contents for Virtual Urology Education: Lesson Learned During the COVID-19 Pandemic Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed). 2021 Jan-Feb; 45(1):39-48. . View in PubMed

Surgical outcomes after collagenase Clostridium histolyticum failure in patients with Peyronie's disease in a multicenter clinical study Sci Rep. 2021 01 08; 11(1):166. . View in PubMed

How the use of the artificial intelligence could improve surgical skills in urology: state of the art and future perspectives Curr Opin Urol. 2021 07 01; 31(4):378-384. . View in PubMed

A Protocol for the Development of the Intraoperative Complications Assessment and Reporting With Universal Standards Criteria: The ICARUS Project Int J Surg Protoc. 2021; 25(1):160-164. . View in PubMed

Urethral complications after gender reassignment surgery: a systematic review Int J Impot Res. 2020 Dec; 33(8):793-800. . View in PubMed

World J Urol. 2020 Oct; 38(10):2411-2431. . View in PubMed

World J Urol. 2020 Oct; 38(10):2367-2376. . View in PubMed

Love at the time of the Covid-19 pandemic: preliminary results of an online survey conducted during the quarantine in Italy Int J Impot Res. 2020 Sep; 32(5):556-557. . View in PubMed

How sexual medicine is facing the outbreak of COVID-19: experience of Italian urological community and future perspectives Int J Impot Res. 2020 Sep; 32(5):480-482. . View in PubMed

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on urology residency training in Italy Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2020 Aug; 72(4):505-509. . View in PubMed

Consulting "Dr Google" for sexual dysfunction: a contemporary worldwide trend analysis Int J Impot Res. 2020 Jul; 32(4):455-461. . View in PubMed

Disparities in Bladder Cancer Outcomes Based on Key Sociodemographic Characteristics Curr Urol Rep. 2020 May 07; 21(6):24. . View in PubMed

3D imaging applications for robotic urologic surgery: an ESUT YAUWP review World J Urol. 2020 Apr; 38(4):869-881. . View in PubMed

Prostate volume index and prostatic chronic inflammation predicted low tumor load in 945 patients at baseline prostate biopsy World J Urol. 2020 Apr; 38(4):957-964. . View in PubMed

One-Stop MRI and MRI/transrectal ultrasound fusion-guided biopsy: an expedited pathway for prostate cancer diagnosis World J Urol. 2020 Apr; 38(4):949-956. . View in PubMed

Long-term oncologic outcomes of robot-assisted radical cystectomy (RARC) with totally intracorporeal urinary diversion (ICUD): a multi-center study World J Urol. 2020 Apr; 38(4):837-843. . View in PubMed

Best practices in near-infrared fluorescence imaging with indocyanine green (NIRF/ICG)-guided robotic urologic surgery: a systematic review-based expert consensus World J Urol. 2020 Apr; 38(4):883-896. . View in PubMed

Robotic partial nephrectomy versus radical nephrectomy in elderly patients with large renal masses Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2020 Feb; 72(1):99-108. . View in PubMed

Artificial intelligence and neural networks in urology: current clinical applications Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2020 Feb; 72(1):49-57. . View in PubMed

Prostate-specific antigen levels and proportion of biopsy positive cores are independent predictors of upgrading patterns in low-risk prostate cancer Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2020 Feb; 72(1):66-71. . View in PubMed

Risk factors of positive surgical margins after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy in high-volume center: results in 732 cases J Robot Surg. 2020 Feb; 14(1):167-175. . View in PubMed

Eur Urol Oncol. 2020 12; 3(6):780-783. . View in PubMed

Smart learning for urology residents during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond: insights from a nationwide survey in Italy Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2020 12; 72(6):647-649. . View in PubMed

Re: Oncological outcome according to attainment of pentafecta after robot-assisted radical cystectomy in patients with bladder cancer in the multicentre KORARC databaseBJU Int 2020 July 18. DOI: 10. 1111/ bju. 15178. BJU Int. 2020 11; 126(5):644-645. . View in PubMed

Impact of radiomics on prostate cancer detection: a systematic review of clinical applications Curr Opin Urol. 2020 11; 30(6):754-781. . View in PubMed

VR and machine learning: novel pathways in surgical hands-on training Curr Opin Urol. 2020 11; 30(6):817-822. . View in PubMed

Programmed Death 1 and Programmed Death Ligand 1 Inhibitors in Advanced and Recurrent Urothelial Carcinoma: Meta-analysis of Single-Agent StudiesClin Genitourin Cancer. 2020 10; 18(5):351-360. e3. . View in PubMed

Association between Smoking Exposure, Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Response and Survival Outcomes following Radical Cystectomy: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis J Urol. 2020 10; 204(4):649-660. . View in PubMed

High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Hemigland Ablation for Prostate Cancer: Initial Outcomes of a United States Series J Urol. 2020 10; 204(4):741-747. . View in PubMed

Reply by Authors J Urol. 2020 10; 204(4):660. . View in PubMed

Consulting "DrGoogle" for Prostate Cancer Treatment Options: A Contemporary Worldwide Trend Analysis. Eur Urol Oncol. 2020 08; 3(4):481-488. . View in PubMed

Reply by Authors J Urol. 2020 07; 204(1):158-159. . View in PubMed

Robotic Renal Artery Aneurysm Repair Eur Urol. 2020 07; 78(1):87-96. . View in PubMed

Response to: Bando et alDiagnostic and therapeutic value of pelvic lymph node dissection in the fossa of Marcille in patients with clinically localized high-risk prostate cancer: Histological and molecular analyses. Prostate. 2020 07; 80(10):795-796. . View in PubMed

Impact of Covid-19 on the urology service in United States: perspectives and strategies to face a PandemicInt Braz J Urol. 2020 07; 46(suppl. 1):207-214. . View in PubMed

Web search queries and prostate cancer Lancet Oncol. 2020 04; 21(4):494-496. . View in PubMed

Climbing over the Barriers of Current Imaging Technology in Urology Eur Urol. 2020 02; 77(2):142-143. . View in PubMed

Radical cystectomy pentafecta: a proposal for standardisation of outcomes reporting following robot-assisted radical cystectomy BJU Int. 2020 01; 125(1):64-72. . View in PubMed

How Atypical Penile Curvature Influence Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Peyronie's Disease Receiving Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum Therapy? World J Mens Health. 2020 Jan; 38(1):78-84.. View in PubMed

Impact of Implementation of Standardized Criteria in the Assessment of Complication Reporting After Robotic Partial Nephrectomy: A Systematic Review Eur Urol Focus. 2020 05 15; 6(3):513-517. . View in PubMed

Renal cancer with extensive level IV intracardiac tumour thrombus removed by robot Lancet. 2020 11 14; 396(10262):e88. . View in PubMed

Is Europe currently at a urological training recession risk? Cent European J Urol. 2020; 73(2):231-233.. View in PubMed

Perioperative Mortality and Long-Term Survival after Radical Cystectomy: A Population-Based Study in a Southern European Country on 4,389 Patients Urol Int. 2020; 104(7-8):559-566. . View in PubMed

Urology in the Time of Coronavirus: Reduced Access to Urgent and Emergent Urological Care during the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak in Italy Urol Int. 2020; 104(7-8):631-636. . View in PubMed

Robotic versus open urological oncological surgery: study protocol of a systematic review and meta-analysis BMJ Open. 2020 02 10; 10(2):e036609. . View in PubMed

Live videos shared on social media during urological conferences are increasing: Time to reflect on advantages and potential harmsAn ESUT-YAU study. Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed). 2019 Dec; 43(10):551-556. . View in PubMed

Multiple stones in neobladder: Case report and literature review Urologia. 2019 Nov; 86(4):216-219. . View in PubMed

Body Mass Index and prostatic-specific antigen are predictors of prostate cancer metastases in patients undergoing robot-assisted radical prostatectomy and extended pelvic lymph node dissection Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2019 Oct; 71(5):516-523. . View in PubMed

Precise characterization of urinary tract innervation using three-dimensional reconstruction: A contemporary review Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed). 2019 Oct; 43(8):397-403. . View in PubMed

Systematic review of studies reporting perioperative and functional outcomes following male-to-female gender assignment surgery (MtoF GAS): a call for standardization in data reporting Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2019 Oct; 71(5):479-486. . View in PubMed

Anterograde ejaculation preservation after endoscopic treatments in patients with bladder outlet obstruction: systematic review and pooled-analysis of randomized clinical trials Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2019 Oct; 71(5):427-434. . View in PubMed

Factors influencing intraoperative conversion from planned orthotopic to non-orthotopic urinary diversion during radical cystectomy World J Urol. 2019 Sep; 37(9):1851-1855. . View in PubMed

Impact of Renal Hilar Control on Outcomes of Robotic Partial Nephrectomy: Systematic Review and Cumulative Meta-analysis Eur Urol Focus. 2019 Jul; 5(4):619-635. . View in PubMed

Comparison between near-infrared fluorescence imaging with indocyanine green and infrared imaging: on-bench trial for kidney perfusion analysisA project of the ESUT-YAUWP group. Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2019 Jun; 71(3):280-285. . View in PubMed

What do urologists need to know? Actas Urol Esp (Engl Ed). 2019 Jun; 43(5):269-276.. View in PubMed

Robotic simple prostatectomy plus panniculectomy and Giant umbilical hernia repair Int Braz J Urol. 2019 May-Jun; 45(3):641. . View in PubMed

Liver Metastases From Renal Oncocytoma With Vascular Extension Appl Immunohistochem Mol Morphol. 2019 May/Jun; 27(5):e48-e53. . View in PubMed

Radical prostatectomy for high-risk prostate cancer | Opinion: NO Int Braz J Urol. 2019 May-Jun; 45(3):428-434. . View in PubMed

Extended pelvic lymphadenectomy for prostate cancer: should the Cloquet's nodes dissection be considered only an option? Minerva Urol Nefrol. 2019 Apr; 71(2):136-145.. View in PubMed

Robotic-assisted laparoscopic repair of rectovesical fistula after Hartmann's reversal procedure J Robot Surg. 2019 Apr; 13(2):339-343. . View in PubMed

Comparative Effectiveness of Intralesional Therapy for Peyronie's Disease in Controlled Clinical Studies: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis J Sex Med. 2019 Feb; 16(2):289-299. . View in PubMed

Reply by Authors J Urol. 2019 12; 202(6):1198. . View in PubMed

Hemigland Cryoablation of Localized Low, Intermediate and High Risk Prostate Cancer: Oncologic and Functional Outcomes at 5 Years J Urol. 2019 12; 202(6):1188-1198. . View in PubMed

Cancer awareness crusades-pink ribbons and growing moustaches Lancet Oncol. 2019 11; 20(11):1491-1492. . View in PubMed

Robot-assisted Vescica Ileale Padovana: A New Technique for Intracorporeal Bladder Replacement Reproducing Open Surgical Principles Eur Urol. 2019 09; 76(3):381-390. . View in PubMed

Impact of Three-dimensional Printing in Urology: State of the Art and Future PerspectivesA Systematic Review by ESUT-YAUWP Group. Eur Urol. 2019 08; 76(2):209-221. . View in PubMed

Use of indocyanine green to minimise uretero-enteric strictures after robotic radical cystectomy BJU Int. 2019 08; 124(2):302-307. . View in PubMed

Role of multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging for patients under active surveillance for prostate cancer: a systematic review with diagnostic meta-analysis Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2019 05; 22(2):206-220. . View in PubMed

Robotic intracorporeal urinary diversion: state of the art Curr Opin Urol. 2019 05; 29(3):293-300. . View in PubMed

Impact of Combination of Local Anesthetic Wounds Infiltration and Ultrasound Transversus Abdominal Plane Block in Patients Undergoing Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: Perioperative Results of a Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Trial J Endourol. 2019 04; 33(4):295-301. . View in PubMed

Robotic intracorporeal ileal conduit: Technical aspects Arch Esp Urol. 2019 04; 72(3):299-308. . View in PubMed

Quality of life following urinary diversion: Orthotopic ileal neobladder versus ileal conduitA multicentre study among long-term, female bladder cancer survivors. Eur J Surg Oncol. 2019 03; 45(3):477-481. . View in PubMed

Objective Assessment of Robotic Surgical Technical Skill: A Systematic Review J Urol. 2019 03; 201(3):461-469. . View in PubMed

Which Patients with Negative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Can Safely Avoid Biopsy for Prostate Cancer? J Urol. 2019 02; 201(2):268-276.. View in PubMed

Primary Whole-gland Cryoablation for Prostate Cancer: Biochemical Failure and Clinical Recurrence at 56 Years of Follow-up. Eur Urol. 2019 02; 75(2):208-214. . View in PubMed

Histological Validation of 11Carbon-Acetate Positron Emission Tomography/Computerized Tomography in Detecting Lymph Node Metastases in Prostate Cancer J Urol. 2019 02; 201(2):332-341. . View in PubMed

Surgeon volume and body mass index influence positive surgical margin risk after robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: Results in 732 cases Arab J Urol. 2019; 17(3):234-242. . View in PubMed

Lymph Nodes Invasion of Marcille's Fossa Associates with High Metastatic Load in Prostate Cancer Patients Undergoing Extended Pelvic Lymph Node Dissection: The Role of "Marcillectomy" Urol Int. 2019; 103(1):25-32. . View in PubMed

Low Preoperative Prolactin Levels Predict Non-Organ Confined Prostate Cancer in Clinically Localized Disease Urol Int. 2019; 103(4):391-399. . View in PubMed

Robotic uterine-sparing vesicovaginal fistula repair Int Urogynecol J. 2018 Dec; 29(12):1845-1847. . View in PubMed

Robotic Management of Rectourethral Fistulas After Focal Treatment for Prostate Cancer Urology. 2018 Aug; 118:241. . View in PubMed

Robotic bladder diverticulectomy: step-by-step extravesical posterior approach - technique and outcomes Scand J Urol. 2018 Aug; 52(4):285-290. . View in PubMed

Focal therapy for prostate cancer: concepts and future directions Curr Opin Urol. 2018 11; 28(6):536-543. . View in PubMed

Corrigendum re: "A Larger Prospective Study is Needed when Judging Robotic Radical Nephrectomy" [Eur Urol 2018;74:123-9] Eur Urol. 2018 11; 74(5):e130. . View in PubMed

Sildenafil 25 mg ODT + Collagenase Clostridium hystoliticum vs Collagenase Clostridium hystoliticum Alone for the Management of Peyronie's Disease: A Matched-Pair Comparison Analysis J Sex Med. 2018 10; 15(10):1472-1477. . View in PubMed

Predictors of treatment success after collagenase Clostridium histolyticum injection for Peyronie's disease: development of a nomogram from a multicentre single-arm, non-placebo controlled clinical study BJU Int. 2018 10; 122(4):680-687. . View in PubMed

Impact of Host Factors on Robotic Partial Nephrectomy Outcomes: Comprehensive Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis J Urol. 2018 10; 200(4):716-730. . View in PubMed

Transvesical robot-assisted simple prostatectomy with 360° circumferential reconstruction: step-by-step technique BJU Int. 2018 08; 122(2):344-348. . View in PubMed

Impact of Surgical Factors on Robotic Partial Nephrectomy Outcomes: Comprehensive Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis J Urol. 2018 08; 200(2):258-274. . View in PubMed

Collagenase clostridium histolyticum for the treatment of Peyronie's disease: a prospective Italian multicentric study Andrology. 2018 07; 6(4):564-567. . View in PubMed

A Larger Prospective Study is Needed When Judging Robotic Radical Nephrectomy Eur Urol. 2018 07; 74(1):123-124. . View in PubMed

Predictive Factors of Patients' and Their Partners' Sexual Function Improvement After Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum Injection for Peyronie's Disease: Results From a Multi-Center Single-Arm Study J Sex Med. 2018 05; 15(5):716-721. . View in PubMed

Health-Related Quality of Life after Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer in Elderly Patients with Ileal Orthotopic Neobladder or Ileal Conduit: Results from a Multicentre Cross-Sectional Study Using Validated Questionnaires Urol Int. 2018; 100(3):346-352. . View in PubMed

Quality of Life in Patients with Bladder Cancer Undergoing Ileal Conduit: A Comparison of Women Versus Men In Vivo. 2018 Jan-Feb; 32(1):139-143. . View in PubMed

Future of Urology training Arch Esp Urol. 2018 Jan; 71(1):158-163. . View in PubMed

Simulation and training in Urology - in collaboration with ESU/ESUT Arch Esp Urol. 2018 Jan; 71(1):55-62. . View in PubMed

Adherence to the European Association of Urology Guidelines: A National Survey among Italian Urologists Urol Int. 2018; 100(2):139-145. . View in PubMed

Determinant factors for chronic kidney disease after partial nephrectomy Oncoscience. 2018 Jan; 5(1-2):13-20. . View in PubMed

Simultaneous Measurements of Follicle Stimulating Hormone and Total Testosterone and Associations in Clinically Localized Prostate Cancer Curr Urol. 2017 Nov; 10(4):174-181. . View in PubMed

Health-related Quality of Life After Radical Cystectomy: A Cross-sectional Study With Matched-pair Analysis on Ileal Conduit vs Ileal Orthotopic Neobladder Diversion Urology. 2017 Oct; 108:82-89. . View in PubMed

Intraprostatic chronic inflammation is associated with a reduced risk of prostate cancer in patients elected to a first random biopsy set Tumori. 2017 Sep 18; 103(5):475-482. . View in PubMed

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Is Health-Related Quality of Life after Radical Cystectomy Using Validated Questionnaires Really Better in Patients with Ileal Orthotopic Neobladder Compared to Ileal Conduit: A Meta-Analysis of Retrospective Comparative Studies Curr Urol. 2017 Jul; 10(2):57-68. . View in PubMed

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