Wednesday, November 2, 2005
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM Northeastern Section Board of Directors Meeting
– Morning Glory Room
New England Section Board of Directors Meeting – Orchid Room
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM Northeastern Section State-of-the-Art Educational Symposia
Poinciana I

State-of-the-Art Lecture I:
LUTS/BPH: Alphabet Soup or Real Concerns for Aging Men
Michael P. O'Leary, MD
Supported by: Boehringer-Ingelheim

State-of-the-Art Lecture II:
Medical Management of Overactive BladderElizabeth Ann Gormley, MD

Supported by: Astellas Pharmaceuticals

Thursday, November 3, 2005
6:50 AM – 7:50 AM Industry Breakfast Symposium
Supported by a grant from Sanofi-Aventis Oncology
Mid Ocean Amphitheatre
7:50 AM Welcome & Introduction
John D. Denstedt, MD, President
Northeastern Section of the American Urological Association

Peter C. Albertsen, MD
New England Section of the American Urological Association

Joseph N. Corriere, Jr., MD
AUA President

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Wyland Leadbetter Lecture
Searching the Evidence in Prostate Cancer – An Update from the UK
Freddie C. Hamdy, Sheffield, England
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Panel Discussion – Prostate Cancer
Laparoscopic/Robotic vs. Observation vs. Brachytherapy

Moderator: Peter C. Albertsen, MD
Panelists: Yves Fradet, MD
Freddie C. Hamdy, MD
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Pediatric Debate
Is Deflux the Appropriate Treatment for Reflux?

Moderator: Steven G. Docimo, MD
Pro: Antoine E. Khoury, MD
Con: David A. Diamond, MD
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM Coffee Break – Visit Exhibits
10:15 AM – 12:15 PM Concurrent Poster Session I: Prostate Cancer
Moderators: D. Robert Siemens, MD
Douglas M. Dahl, MD
10:15 AM P1. Evaluation of the DNA Integrity Assay (DIA) for the Detection of Prostate Cancer
Robert S. Hanley, David Canes, Kimberly Rieger-Christ, Kevin Boynton, Anthony P. Shuber, John A. Libertino, Ian C. Summerhayes
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
10:20 AM P2. Three Dimensional Ultrasound (3D US) Micro-Imaging For Pre-Clinical Studies With A Transgenic Murine Prostate Cancer Model
Joseph L. Chin, MD, G Wu, M Bygrave, Donal Downey, MD, Madeleine Moussa, Jonathan Izawa, MD, Jim Xuan, J C. Lacfield
University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
10:25 AM P3. Predictive Value of Prostate Biopsies for the Diagnosis of Localized Prostate Cancer in the New Millennium
Sergio Fefer, MD1, B.G. Parulkar, MD1, Mitchell Bamberger, MD, MBA, FACS2, Robert Blute, MD1
1University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA, 2Fallon Clinic, Worcester, MA
10:30 AM P4. Effect of Estrogenous Compounds on the Transcriptional Activaty of Androgen Receptor
Shozo Sugita, MD, PhD.1, Ching Wang, DVM, PhD1, Tomoaki Tanaka, MD2, Hidenori Kawashima, MD2, Tatsuya Nakatani, MD2, Gabriel P. Haas, MD1
1SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, 2Osaka City University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
10:35 AM P5. A Marked Shift from Open Prostatectomy to Robotic Prostatectomy: Implications for Urology Resident Education
Craig A. Nicholson, MD, Ralph R. Madeb, MD, William C. Hulbert, MD
University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY
10:40 AM P6. Robot-Assisted Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy: Does Prostate Size Matter?
Raymond S. Rosenbaum, MD, Ralph Madeb, MD, Judd Boczko, MD, Erdal Erturk, MD, Jean V. Joseph, MD
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
10:45 AM P7. Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy in Patients with Intermediate and High Risk Localized Prostate Cancer
Dragan Golijanin, MD, Ralph Madeb, MD, Raymond Rosenbaum, MD, Erdal Erturk, MD, Jean Joseph, MD
University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY
10:50 AM P8. Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy: Routine Pelvic Draingage is Unnecessary with a Running Urethrovesical Anastomosis
David Canes, MD, Michael S. Cohen, MD, John T. Stoffel, MD, Andrea Sorcini, MD, Ingolf A. Tuerk, MD, Ph.D
Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Boston, MA
10:55 AM P9. Comparison of Positive Surgical Margin Rates in Radical Prostatectomy: Open Retropubic versus Laparoscopic Robot-Assisted
Moritz H. Hansen, MD1, Graham T. VerLee, MD2, Andrew Perry1, Melinda Harder, PhD3, Michael A. Jones, MD1
1Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME, 2University of Vermont, South Burlington, VT, 3Bates College, Lewiston, ME
11:00 AM P10. The Effect of Co-morbid Illnesses and Risk of Early Death among Prostate Cancer Patients Receiving Curative Treatment
Patti A. Groome, PhD, Susan L. Rohland, Michael D. Brundage, MD, Jeremy P. W. Heaton, MD, William J. Mackillop, MD, Zhi Song, D. Robert Siemens, MD, FRCSC
Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
11:05 AM P11. Routine Pelvic Drainage Is Not Required After Open or Robotic Radical Prostatectomy
Satish Sharma, MD, Hyung Lae Kim, MD, James Mohler, MD
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
11:10 AM P13. Prostate Cancer and Race: The Bermudian Experience
Sonita M. Sadio, MD, Francis J. McGovern, MD, Joseph A. Grocela, MD, Kevin S. Hughes, MD.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
11:20 AM P15. Clinically Significant Incidental Prostate Cancer Found at Radical Cystoprostatectomy for Bladder Cancer
Mazen Abdelhady, MD, MSc, Ashraf Abusamra, MD, FRCSC, Jonathan Izawa, MD, FRCSC, Joseph Chin, MD, FRCSC
London Health Sciences Center, London, ON, Canada
11:25 AM P16. Endorectal MRI: Is it a Useful Preoperative Staging Tool in Patients with Prostate Cancer?
David M. Rodin, MD1, Benjamin C. Lee, MD1, James Brown, MD2, Douglas M. Dahl, MD1.
1Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
11:30 AM P17. The Pattern of Local Recurrence After Salvage Cryoablation for Prostate Cancer
Joseph L. Chin, MD, Chee Kwan Ng, MD, Madeleine Moussa, MD, Naji Touma, MD, Donal Downey, MD
University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
11:35 AM P18. A Cost-Effective Protocol In Obtaining Site-Specific Prognostic Information For Extended Prostate Biopsy
Farzeen Firoozi, MD, Hugh A. G. Fisher, MD, Ronald P. Kaufman, MD, Mark D. White, MD, Tipu Nazeer, MD, Badar M. Mian, MD
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
11:40 AM P19. PSA-Failure Free Survival in Prostate Cancer with Seminal Vesicle Invasion
William Badger, Hugh Fisher
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
11:45 AM P20. Open Retropubic Radical Prostatectomy Versus Robot Assisted Radical Prostatectomy: A Prospective Comparison of Perioperative Data
Tait D. Fors, MD1, Timothy C. Siegrist2, Vincent P. Laudone, MD1, Cancer Z. Dinlenc, MD3, Joseph R. Wagner, MD1
1Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, 2John Dempsey Hospital, Farmington, CT, 3Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, NY
11:50 AM P21. Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy Yields Comparable Pathologic Outcomes to Retropubic Approach: Analysis of >1000 Cases
Douglas M. Dahl, MD, Wen-Lei He, MD, Ph.D., Chin-Lee Wu, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
11:55 PM P22. Comparative Outcomes for Open Radical Prostatectomy, Laparoscopic Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy, and Prostate Brachytherapy: Maine Medical Center Prostate Cancer Database
Moritz H. Hansen, MD, Rodger M. Pryzant, MD
Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME
12:00 PM P23. Prostate Cancers Scored as Gleason 6 in Prostate Biopsy are Frequently Gleason 7 Tumors at Radical prostatectomy: Implication on Outcome
Jehonathan H. Pinthus, MD, PhD, Maciej Witkos, MSc, Neil E Fleshner, MD FRCPC, Joan Sweet, MD, Andrew Evans, MD., Ph.D, Michael A. Jewett, MD FRCPC, Murray Krahn, MD MSc FRCPC, Shabir Alibhai, MD MSc FRCPC, John Trachtenberg, MD FRCPC.
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
12:05 PM P24. MRI of the Prostate for Staging Purposes: Is the Endorectal Coil Necessary?
Catherine E. Schwender, MD, Todd Logsdon, MD, Michael Tsapakos, MD, Alan Schned, MD, Robert Harris, John Heaney, MB
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
10:15 AM – 12:30 PM Concurrent Podium Session I: Pediatrics
Moderators: Steven G. Docimo, MD
David A. Diamond, MD
10:15 AM 1. The Impact of Febrile Status and Dysfunctional Elimination Symptoms on the Likelihood of Finding Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR)
John Colen, Danielle D. Sweeney, MD, Kate Stanitski, Barbara Wise, Patricia Brandt, Hsi-Yang Wu, Steven G. Docimo
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
10:22 AM 2. Endoscopic Injection of Dextranomer/Hyaluronic Acid Copolymer for the Treatment of Vesicoureteral Reflux: Connecticut Children's Medical Center Experience
Brian H. Irwin, MD1, Susan Marai, RN2, Howard I. Hochman, MD2
1University of Connecticut, West Hartford, CT, 2Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, CT
10:29 AM 3. Sedation in VCUG Studies in Children: Helpful or Harmful
Sean T. Corbett, MD, Paul A. Merguerian, MD
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
10:36 AM 4. The Cost-Effectiveness of Dextranomer/Hyaluronic Acid Copolymer in the Management of Vesicoureteral Reflux 1: Substitution for Surgical Management & 2: Substitution for Medical Management
Glenn M. Cannon, Jr., MD, Ronald M. Benoit, MD, Steven G. Docimo, MD
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
10:43 AM 5. Ureteral Reimplantation: Is a One Year Postoperative Ultrasound Necessary After a Normal Initial Postoperative Ultrasound?.
Pamela Ellsworth, MD, Susan Lahey, MD
U Mass Memorial, Worcester, MA
10:50 AM 6. Initial Experience with Laparoscopic Pyeloplasty for Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction in Children
Danielle D. Sweeney, MD, Christine Kim, Steven G. Docimo
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
10:57 AM 7. Pediatric Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Dismembered Pyeloplasty: Comparison with a Cohort of Open Surgery
Richard S. Lee, MD, Alan B. Retik, MD, FAAP, Joseph G. Borer, MD, FAAP, Craig A. Peters, MD, FAAP.
Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
11:04 AM 8. Buccal Mucosal Graft Inlay Urethroplasty for Salvage Hypospadias Repair in Children
John Van Savage, MD
Regional Urology, Shreveport, LA
11:11 AM 9. A Multicenter Evaluation of Technical Preferences for Hypospadias Repair
Anthony J. Cook, MD, Joao L. Pippi Salle, MD, Walid Farhat, MD, Darius Bagli, MD, Antoine E. Khoury, MD
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
11:18 AM 10. Association of Urethrorrhagia and Urethral Stricture Disease
Anthony A. Caldamone, MD1, Michael A. Poch, MD1, Daniel M. Kaplon, MD1, LiAnn N. Handel, MD1, Richard E. Caesar, MD1, Ross M. Decter, MD2.
1Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, 2Milton S. Hershey Medical Ctr, Hershey, PA.
11:25 AM 11. Acceptance and Success of Topical Betamethasone for Phimosis as an Alternative to Circumcision
Pamela Ellsworth, MD, Alexander Berry, MD
U Mass Memorial, Worcester, MA
11:32 AM 12. Is the Rate of Orchiopexy Greater than the Prevalence of Undescended Testes?
Seth A. Capello, MD, Louis J. Giorgi, Jr., MD, Barry A. Kogan, MD
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
11:39 AM 13. Pediatric Renal Cell Carcinoma: Experience at a Single Center
Anthony J. Cook, MD, Joao L. Pippi Salle, MD, Walid Farhat, MD, Darius Bagli, MD, Antoine Khoury, MD
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
11:46 AM 14. Semen Analysis in Adolescent Varicocele – Correlation With Grade or Hypotrophy?
Joseph P. Alukal, MD1, David Zurakowski, Ph.D2, Stuart B. Bauer, MD2, Alan B. Retik, MD2, David A. Diamond, MD2
1Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
11:53 AM 15. Laproscopic Partial Nephrectomies and Nephrectomies Can be Accomplished Safely in the Very Young Child
Julie Franc-Guimond, MD, Hamdan Al Hazmi, MD, Ricardo Gonzalez, MD, Anne-Marie Houle, MD, Diego Barrieras, MD
CHU Sainte-Justine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, PQ, Canada
12:00 PM 16. Novel Observations Supporting Laparoscopic Evaluation of the Contralateral Internal Ring for Pediatric Hydrocele
Craig A. Peters, MD, Craig L. Lillehei, MD, David A. Diamond, MD
Children's Hospital, Boston, MA
12:07 PM 17. Nephrectomy and Contralateral Ureteral Reimplant in the Same Sitting Using a Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Approach
Amanjot S. Sethi, MD1, Craig A. Peters, MD2
1Boston University Department of Urology, Boston, MA, 2Children's Hospital Boston, Department of Urology, Boston, MA
12:14 PM Discussion
12:30 PM Adjourn
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Industry Lunch Symposium
Current & Future Trends in Men's Sexual Health
Supported by a grant from Pfizer – Viagra

Mid Ocean Amphitheatre
Friday, November 4, 2005
6:50 AM – 7:50 AM Industry Breakfast Symposium I:
Health Implications of Urogenital Disease: A Focus on Overactive Bladder

Supported by a grant from Ortho Women's Urology
Poinciana

Industry Breakfast Symposium II:
Medical Crossfire: Clinical Effectiveness of OAB Management Patient and Physician Perspective

Supported by a grant from Watson Pharmaceuticals
Mid Ocean Amphitheatre

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM State of the Art Lecture
Use of Biomaterials in SUI/POP

Dr. Gopal Badlani, Long Island, New York
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Panel Discussion – Female Urology
TVT vs. TOT

Moderator: Sender Herschorn, MD
Panelists: Gopal Badlani, MD
John J. Smith, MD
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Stump the Professors – Difficult Cases from the Community
Gopal Badlani, MD
Michael Droller, MD
Freddy C. Hamdy, M.D
Margaret Pearle, MD
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM Coffee Break – Visit Exhibits
10:15 AM – 11:50 PM Concurrent Poster Session II: Incontinence and Female Urology
Moderators: Jerzy B. Gajewski, MD
E. Ann Gormley, MD
10:15 AM P25. Impact of Oral Contraceptives on SHBG and Androgen Status
Claudia Panzer, MD1, Sarah Wise, MS1, Ricardo Munarriz, MD1, Andre Guay, MD2, Irwin Goldstein, MD1
1Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2Lahey Clinic, Peabody, MA
10:20 AM P26. Botulinum Toxin-A (BTX-A) Reduces Bladder Overactivity (BO) in Rats With Cyclophosphamide (CYP) Induced Cystitis and Bladder Outflow Obstruction
Peter Zvara, MD, PhD, Margaret A. Vizzard, PhD, Mark K. Plante, MD
University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
10:25 AM P27. Robot-Assisted Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy: Continence and Urinary Complications
Judd Boczko, MD, Raymond S. Rosenbaum, MD, Ralph Madeb, MD, Ivelisse Vicente, RNFA, Erdal Erturk, MD, Hitendra R. H. Patel, MD, Jean V. Joseph, MD
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY
10:30 AM P28. Efficacy and Tolerability of Tolterodine Extended Release in Continent Patients With Overactive Bladder and Nocturia
Evan R. Goldfischer, MD1, Zhonghong Guan, MD, PhD2, Joseph T. Wang, MS2
1Hudson Valley Urology, P.C., Poughkeepsie, NY, 2Pfizer, Inc, New York, NY
10:35 AM P29. Frequency of Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI) Episodes in Women with either Pure SUI or Mixed Urinary Incontinence
Anurag K. Das, MD1, Chaofeng Liu2, Eric S. Meadows, Ph. D.2, John Mershon2, David Muram, MD2, David Weinstein, MD3
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2Eli Lilly, Indianapolis, IN, 3Washington University, St. Louis, MO
10:40 AM P30. Botulinum Toxin as a Treatment for the Overactive Bladder in a Community Hospital Setting
Scott Serels, MD
Bladder Control Center of Norwalk, Westport, CT
10:45 AM P31. Urinary Incontinence After Stress Incontinence Surgery Is Associated With Moderate-Major Depressive Symptoms
John T. Stoffel, MD1, Daniel Morgan, MD2, Rodney Dunn, MS2, Yvonne Hsu, MD2, Susan Nagel, MS2, Dee Fenner, MD2, John DeLancey, MD2, Edward J. McGuire, MD2, John T. Wei, MD, MPH2
1 Department of Urology, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA2 Departments of Obstetrics/Gynecology and Urology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
10:50 AM P32. Genital Pain and Androgen Treatment: The Potential Role of Androgens In the Management of Vulvar Vestibulitis Syndrome
Dongwoo Kang, MD, Gemma Fantini, MD, Claudia Panzer, MD, Irwin Goldstein, MD, Ricardo M. Munarriz, MD
Institute for Sexual Medicine, Boston, MA
10:55 AM P33. A Pilot Study to Investigate the Use of Tamsulosin in Women With Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)
Anurag K. Das, MD1, John McKay2, Caroline Doyle, Ph.D.2, Paul Gagnier, MD, Ph.D.2.
1Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2Boehringer Ingelheim, Ridgefield, CT
11:00 AM P34. Bulbourethral Composite Suspension: An Alternative To the Artificial Sphincter In Post Prostatectomy Incontinence
Hubert John
University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
11:05 AM P35. Suprapubic Slings in the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence With Low Abdominal Leak Point Pressure and Decreased Hypermobility
Scott Serels, MD
Bladder Control Center of Norwalk, Westport, CT
11:10 AM P36. Technique and Results of Urethroplasty for Female Stricture Disease
Catherine E. B. Schwender, MD1, Linda Ng, MD2, Edward McGuire, MD2, E Ann Gormley, MD1
1Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
11:15 AM P37. Preoperative Urodynamic Detrusor Instability Negatively Affects Quality of Life After Pubovaginal Sling in Patients with Mixed Urinary Incontinence
John T. Stoffel, MD1, Christopher Lodowsky1, Simone Crivellaro, MD2, John J. Smith, III, MD3, John F. Bresette, MD1
1Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, 2Ospedale Maggiore della Carita, Novara, Italy, 3Caritas St. Elizabeth's Medical Center, Brighton, MA
11:20 AM P38. Monarc Transobturator Sling for Stress Urinary Incontinence: Operative Technique, Morbidity, and 6 Month Interim Results of a Multi-Center Prospective Study
Scott Serels, MD
Bladder Control Center of Norwalk, Westport, CT
11:25 AM P39. Results from an Overactive Bladder (OAB) Screening Program in an Internal Medicine and Family Practice Community Clinic
Greeta A. Cherayil, BS Pharm, RPh, PharmD1, Wen Yap, MD2.
1Pfizer - Clinical Education, Brookfield, WI, 2Urology Associates of Green Bay, Green Bay, WI
11:30 AM P40. Treatment of Overactive Bladder With Darifenacin: Analysis of Responder Rates in a 2-Year Open-Label Extension Study
Simon Hill1, Sheldon Freedman2, Michael Zellner3, Karine Lheritier4.
1Queen's Park Hospital, Blackburn, United Kingdom, 2Private Practice, Las Vegas, NV, 3Klinikum Passauer Wolf, Bad Griesbach, Germany, 4Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland
11:35 AM P41. Surgical Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence Following Radical Cystectomy and Orthotopic Neobladder Reconstruction in Women
John W. Colberg, MD, Harris E. Foster, Jr., MD
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
11:40 AM P42. Bladder Outlet Obstruction in Painful Bladder Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis
Jerzy Gajewski, MD, Anne Pelletier
Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
11:45 AM P43. The Role Of Urology Residents In A Private Practice Setting - Curse Or Blessing?
Thomas Schwaab, MD PhD1, Laura Anderson, RN BSN2, Scott Fabozzi, MD2, William F. Santis, MD2, Paul Snyder, MD2, David F. Green, MD2.
1Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2Concord Hospital, Concord, NH
10:15 AM – 12:30 PM Concurrent Video Session I
Moderators: Anil Kapoor, MD
Ingolf A. Tuerk, MD
V1. Prone Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy
Benjamin Davies, MD, Erin Gibbons, MD, Stephen Jackman
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
V2. Evolving Techniques of Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
Edward Myer, MD, Steven J. Shichman, MD
Connecticut Surgical Group, Hartford, CT
V3. Laparoscopic Calyceal Diverticulectomy for Renal Stones
Brian Billmeyer, MD, Arthur Mourtzinos, MD, Ingolf A. Tuerk, MD PhD
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
V4. Robotic Ureterocalycostomy
Joseph R. Wagner, MD, Jeffery Cohen, MD
Connecticut Surgical Group, Hartford, CT
V5. Laparoscopic Hand-Assisted Radical Nephrectomy for Left Renal Mass with Renal Vein Thrombus
Khalid H. Badwan, MD, Aman Sethi, M.D., Charles Wen, MD, David S. Wang, MD
Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
V6. Laparoscopic Transvesical Resection of the Right Distal Ureter
Catherine EB Schwender, MD, John A. Heaney, MB
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
V7. Robotic Cystoprostatectomy and Neobladder
Joseph R. Wagner, MD
Connecticut Surgical Group, Hartford, CT
V8. Robot Assisted Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy
Hubert John, MD, Michael Muentener, MD, Dieter Hauri, MD
University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
12:30 PM Adjourn
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Industry Sponsored Lunch Symposium
Effective Treatment of Men with OAB: Shifting the Paradigm?

Supported by a grant from Pfizer – Detrol
Mid Ocean Amphitheatre
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM Beach Olympics
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Fun Night
– Boat Departs at 6:00 PM / Taxis return at 10:00 PM
Saturday, November 5, 2005
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM NS/NE Section Business Meetings
Northeastern Section – Poinciana I
New England Section – Mid Ocean Amphitheatre
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Residents' Breakfast Session – /b>Morning Glory
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM Slotkin Lecture
The Role of Diet in Calcium Stone Disease

Margaret Pearle, MD, UT Southwestern, Dallas, Texas
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Panel Discussion – Stones
Controversies in Stone Disease

Moderator: John D. Denstedt, MD
Panelists: Stephen P. Dretler, MD
Margaret Pearle, MD
Joseph W. Segura, MD
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Point Counter-Point, Case Discussion – Renal Cell Cancer
Thermal Therapy/Cryo vs. Partial vs. Observation

Moderator: Steven J. Shichman, MD
Panelists: Michael A. S. Jewett, MD
John A. Libertino, MD
Stephen E. Pautler, MD
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM Coffee Break-Visit Exhibits
10:15 AM – 12:20 PM Concurrent Poster Session III: Basic Science, Renal Cancer, Bladder Cancer
Moderators: Jonathan I. Izawa, MD
John D. Seigne, MD
10:15 AM P44. Role of Superoxide Dismutase in Invasion and Migration in Bladder Cancer
James M. Belarmino, MD, Xiao Fang Ha, MD, Andrea Melendez, PhD., Badar Mian, MD
Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
10:20 AM P45. In Vitro Analysis of a Nanocrystalline Silver Coated Polypropylene Mesh
Michael S. Cohen, MD1, Joshua M. Stern, MD2, Robert S. Kelley, MBA1, David Field, Ph.D.3, John A. Libertino, MD1, Ian C. Summerhayes, Ph.D.1
1Lahey Clinic Medical Center, Burlington, MA, 2New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, 3Nucryst Pharmaceuticals, Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Canada
10:25 AM P46. Same Day Adjuvant Intravesical Chemotherapeutic Instillation Following Transurethral Resection of Newly Diagnosed Bladder Cancer: How Frequently is it Used in the United States?
Ralph R. Madeb, MD1, Dragan Golijanin, MD1, Katia Noyes, PhD, MPH1, Judith J. Stephenson2, Stacey Long2, Susan G. Fisher, PhD1, Matthew Davis, MS1, Edward M. Messing, MD1
1University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, 2Thomson-Medstat Outcomes Research Department, Philadelphia, PA
10:30 AM P47. A Meta-analysis and Systematic Survey on the Role of Adjuvant Chemotherapy in Transitional Cell Carcinoma (TCC)
Joseph L. Chin, MD1, Eric Winquist, MD2, Tricia Kirchner, MD3, Himu Lukka, MD3
1University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada, 2London Regional Cancer Centre, London, ON, Canada, 3Hamilton Regional Cancer Centre, Hamilton, ON, Canada
10:35 AM P48. Efficacy of BTA Stat, Cytology, and Survivin in Bladder Cancer Surveillance over Five Years in Spinal Cord Injury Patients
Benjamin Davies, MD, Joseph Chen, MD, Robert Getzenberg, Ph.D
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
10:40 AM P49. Erectile Function after Robot-Assisted Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy
Ralph R. Madeb, MD1, Raymond Rosenbaum, MD1, Dragan Golijanin, MD1, Ivelisse Vicente, MD1, Hitendra RH Patel, MD, PhD2, Erdal Erturk, MD1, Jean V. Joseph, MD1
1University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY, 2Royal Free Hospital and Medical School, London, United Kingdom
10:45 AM P50. Renal Artery Pseudoaneurysm Following Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy
Dinesh Singh, MD1, Moinzadeh Ali2, Tony Finelli, MD3, Inderbir Gill, MD4
1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2SUNY - Syracuse, Syracuse, NY, 3University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 4Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
10:50 AM P51. Results of Coil Embolization In the Treatment of Renal Artery Aneurysms: Case Series of 8 Patients
Peter J. Lee, MD, Andrea Sorcini, MD, In Sup Choi, MD, John Libertino, MD.
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
10:55 AM P52. Surgical Repair of Adult Hypospadius and the Associated Urethral/Penile Complications: The Lahey Clinic Experience
John T. Stoffel, MD, Leonard Zinman, MD
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
11:00 AM P53. Upfront Nephrectomy For Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma: The Winnipeg Experience
Kamal Mattar, MD, Ross MacMahon, MD, Darrel Drachenberg, MD
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
11:05 AM P54. Coordinated Chemo-radiation Therapy with Genital Preservation in the Management of Invasive Carcinoma of the Male Urethra
Veronica Triaca, MD, Brian Billmeyer, MD, Lyubov Girshovich Girshovich, MD, Todd Shuster, MD, Richard A. Oberfield, Leonard Zinman, MD
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
11:10 AM P55. Cadaveric Donor Hyperglycemia as a Risk Factor and Predictor of Delayed Graft Function in Kidney Transplant
Tricia D. Greene, MD1, Kevin P. Charpentier, MD2
1University of Connecticut Integrated Residency Program, Farmington, CT, 2Hartford Hospital Transplant Program, Hartford, CT
11:15 AM P56. Assessing Diagnostic Importance Of Review Of Three Dimensional (3D) Images From 16-MDCT For Evaluation Of Living Renal Donors
Neeraj Rastogi, MD, Dushyant Sahani, MD, Michael Blake, MRCPI, FFR(RCSI)FRCR, Dicken Ko, MD, Peter Mueller, MD.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
11:20 AM P57. Laparoscopic Living Donor Nephrectomy in Patients with Multiple Renal Arteries or Anomalous Renal Veins
Dinesh Singh, MD1, Sidney Abreu, MD2, Ali Moinzadeh, MD3, Tony Finelli, MD4, David Goldfarb, MD2, Inderbir Gill, MD2
1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, 3SUNY - Syracuse, Syracuse, NY, 4University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
11:25 AM P58. The High Risk Surgical Candidate for Nephrectomy; Outcomes Comparison of Laparoscopic versus Open Approaches by ASA score
Christopher Nguan, MD, Alp Sener, MD, Jonathan Izawa, MD, Jonathan Izawa, MD, Patrick Luke, MD
IHSC, London, ON, Canada
11:30 AM P59. Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy: A Viable and Safe Option in Pediatric Patients
Amanjot S. Sethi, MD1, Chester J. Koh, MD2, Joseph G. Borer, MD2, Stuart B. Bauer2, Marc Cendron2, Alan B. Retik2, Craig A. Peters2
1Boston University Department of Urology, Boston, MA, 2Children's Hospital Boston Department of Urology, Boston, MA
11:35 AM P60. KTP Laser Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy Without Hilar Clamping In The Survival Calf Model
Ali Moinzadeh, MD1, Mauricio Rubinstein, MD2, Osamu Ukimura, MD2, Monish Aron, MD2, Massimiliano Spaliviero, MD2, Kester Nahen, Ph.D.3, Antonio Finelli, MD4, Cristina Magi-Galluzzi, MD2, James Ulchaker2, Inderbir S. Gill, MD2
1SUNY-Upstate Syracuse, Syracuse, NY, 2Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, 3Laserscope, San Jose, CA, 4Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
11:40 AM P61. Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy In The Presence Of Multiple Renal Vessels
Dinesh Singh, MD1, Tony Finelli, MD2, Ali Moinadeh3, Inderbir Gill, MD4
1Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 3SUNY - Syracuse, Syracuse, NY, 4Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH
11:45 AM P62. Minimal Access versus Median Sternotomy Cardiopulmonary Bypass in the Surgical Management of Renal Cell Carcinomas with Right Atrial Venous Extension.
Chad Wotkowicz, MD, Arthur Mourtzinos, MD, John Libertino, MD
Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA
11:50 AM P63. Differential Regulation of HIF1-alpha and HIF2-alpha by Nox4 in Renal Cells
Jodi K. Maranchie, MD, Ye Zhan, MD
University of Massachusetts, Worcester, MA
11:55 AM P64. Phase II Trial of Intranodally Injected Autologous Dendritic Cells Pulsed with Autologous Tumor in Patients with Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma - Promising Early Clinical Results
Thomas Schwaab, MD PhD, Christopher P. Tretter, MD, Todd S. Crocenzi, MD, John S. Seigne, MB, FRCSI, Jan Fisher, MS, Diane Mellinger, MS, Jill Uhlenhake, MS, Nancy Crosby, ARNP, AOCP, Denise Machado-Rogers, John A. Heaney, MB, FRCSI, Marc S. Ernstoff, MD
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
12:00 PM P65. The Research Attitudes in Trainees Survey (RATS): Are we doing enough to support research during residency?
Dennis Kim, MD, D. Robert Siemens, MD

Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada
12:05 PM P66. Dual en-bloc Renal Transplantation; A Review of the Safety and Efficacy of the London Health Sciences Center Experience
Christopher Nguan, MD, Anthony Jevnikar, MD, Patrick Luke, MD
IHSC, london, ON, Canada
12:10 PM P67. Grade Concordance of Urothelial Tumors of the Upper Tracts With Bladder Tumors
Ashraf J. Abusamra, MD, FRCSC, Ben H. Chew, MD, FRCSC, Mazen Abdelhady, MD, MSc, Jonathan I. Izawa, MD, FRCSC, Stephen E. Pautler, MD, FRCSC, Joseph L. Chin, MD, FRCSC
University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
12:15 PM P68. Circumferential Resection of the Inferior Vena Cava for Tumor With and Without an Interposition Graft
John D. Seigne, MB1, Scott Thurman, MD2
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
10:15 AM – 12:30 PM Concurrent Podium Session II: Infertility, Impotence, BPH and Stones
Moderators: Michael E. Moran, MD
Mark K. Plante, MD
10:15 AM 18. Triclosan-Eluting Ureteral Stents Reduce Uropathogen Growth and Stent-Adherence
Ben H. Chew, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Peter A. Cadieux, MSc, Gregor Reid, PhD, MBA, John D. Denstedt, MD, FRCSC
University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
10:22 AM 19. 24-Month Results with Cooled ThermoCath High-Energy Microwave Thermotherapy for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Lance A. Mynderse, MD1, Claus G. Roehrborn, MD2, Alan W. Partin, MD, PhD3, Eric Coté, MD4, Glenn M. Preminger, MD5, Thayne Larson, MD6
1Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 3Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 4Virginia Urology Center, Richmond, VA, 5Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, 6Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ
10:29 AM 20. A Comparison of Flat-Panel Volume Computerized Tomography and Multidetector Computerized Tomography in an In Vitro Model of Nephrolithiasis
Patricio C. Gargollo, MD, Brian Eisner, MD, Dianne E. Sacco, MD, Rajiv Gupta, MD, Stephen P. Dretler, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
10:36 AM 21. Facilitation of Stone Fragmentation and Clearance During Shockwave Lithotripsy (Swl) Using the Applied Medical Ureteral Access Sheath: A Preliminary Report
Dragan Golijanin, MD, Ralph R. Madeb, MD, Craig A. Nicholson, MD, Anne Fender, MS, Changyoung Feng, PhD, Jean V. Joseph, MD, Erdal Erturk, MD
University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY
10:43 AM 22. An In Vitro Comparison of Flexible Fiberoptic and Digital Cystoscopes with Respect to Irrigant Flow, Deflection, and Optical Characteristics
Mrinal Dhar, MD, Ben H. Chew, MD, MSc, FRCSC, Hassan Razvi, MD, FRCSC
University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada
10:50 AM 23. Prostate Ischemia and Lower Urinary Tract Function
Elise J. B. De, MD1, Daneil C. Kuftinec, MD2, Mike B. Siroky, MD3, Kazem M. Azadzoi, MD3, Thomas C. King, MD4, Richard W. Franklin3, Subbarao Yalla, MD3, Louis S. Liou, MD2
1Albany Medical College, Albany, NY, 2Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA, 3Boston Veteran's Administration Medical Center, Boston, MA, 4Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
10:57 AM 24. The Association Between Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease
Ronald M. Benoit, Jr., MD, John Colen, MD, Joel B. Nelson, MD
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
11:04 AM 25. The Pre and Post Massage Test (PPMT): A Simple and Practical Screening Test for the Evaluation of the Patient with Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CP/CPPS)
J. Curtis Nickel, MD1, Yanlin Wang2, Daniel Shoskes3, Kathleen Propert2, NIH Chronic Prostatitis Collaborative Research Network4
1Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada, 2University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 3Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 4National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
11:11 AM 26. 3D Digital Modeling of the Male Pelvis and Bicycle Seats: Impact of Rider Position and Seat Design on Potential Penile Hypoxia and Erectile Dysfunction
John Gemery, MD1, Ajay Nangia, MBBS1, Alexander Mamourian, MD1, Scott Reid, MD2.
1Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, 2Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA
11:18 AM 27. The Relationship between Varicoceles and Obesity
LiAnn N. Handel, MD, Rashmi Shetty, MD, Mark Sigman, MD
Brown Medical School, Providence, RI
11:25 AM 28. High Stone Burden Cases after Lithotripsy with a Novel Radially Expanding Stent
Mitchell H. Bamberger, MD, MBA, FACS1, T Rickner, MD2, David Albala, MD3
1Fallon Clinic, Worcester, MA, 2St. Francis Hospital, Tulsa, SC, 3Duke Medical Center, Durham, PA
11:32 AM 29. A Novel Experimental Model For Studying and Optimizing the Efficacy of Holmium Laser Lithotripsy
Kamrouz Ghadimi, B.Sc.1, Khalid Badwan, M.D1, Jayant Uberoi, MD1, Richard K. Babayan, MD1, Robin O. Cleveland, Ph.D.2, David S. Wang, MD1
1Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2Boston University, Boston, MA
11:39 AM 30. Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Compared With Conventional In Vitro Fertilization For Non-Male Factor Infertility
Howard Kim1, M. Kate Bundorf, PhD2, Stewart W. McCallum2
1Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 2Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
11:46 AM 31. Photoselective KTP Laser Vaporization of the Prostate In Men With Large Prostates
Brian H. Eisner, MD, Patricio C. Gargollo, MD, Sonita M. Sadio, MD, Shahin Tabatabaei, MD.
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
11:53 AM 32. MRI Evaluation of Prostatic Tissue Necrosis Following BPH Treatment with Cooled ThermoCath TUMT
Lance A. Mynderse, MD1, Claus G. Roehrborn, MD2, Alan W. Partin, MD, PhD3, Eric Coté, MD4, Glenn M. Preminger, MD5, Thayne Larson, MD6
1Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, 2University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 3Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 4Virginia Urology Clinic, Richmond, VA, 5Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, 6Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, AZ
12:00 AM 33. Predictability of Irritative Voiding Symptoms Following Photoselective Laser Vaporization of the Prostate
Derek J. Matoka, Timothy D. Averch
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
12:07 PM Discussion
12:22 PM Adjourn
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM NS/NE Joint Presidents' Reception – Poolside
8:30 PM – 11:00 PM NS/NE Joint Presidents' Banquet - Mid Ocean Amphitheatre
Sunday, November 6, 2005
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM State of the Art Lecture
Thoughts on the Practical Management of High-Risk "Superficial" Bladder

Michael Droller, MD, Mt. Sinai Hospital, New York
Bladder Cancer
8:30 AM – 9:10 AM Panel Discussion – BPH
Minimally Invasive Therapies vs. Medical Therapy

Moderator: Kevin Loughlin, MD
Panelists: Mostafa M. Elhilali, MD
Curtis J. Nickel, MD
Richard K. Babayan, MD
9:10 AM – 9:20 AM Concluding Remarks
John D. Denstedt, MD, President
Northeastern Section of the American Urological Association
Peter C. Albertsen, MD
New England Section of the American Urological Association
9:20 AM Meeting Adjourns