Hands On

Streamlined management of Peyronie’s disease
Role of blue light cystoscopy to detect bladder cancer"Numerous clinical studies have exhibited significantly improved tumor detection rates with BLC," write Zachary L. Smith, MD, and Norm D. Smith, MD.
Cost considerations in the management of bladder cancer"We will review the evidence and identify potential areas of improvement that can help reduce costs associated with UCB management while improving outcomes," write Daniel J. Lee, MD, and Sam S. Chang, MD.
Vaginoplasty and the role of autologous buccal mucosa
Verbal anesthesia: How it’s used in urologic procedures
Role of molecular biomarkers in localized prostate cancer
Radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: Tools vs. techniqueThe purpose of this article is to discuss important principles of radical cystectomy, whether performed using the open, laparoscopic, or robotic approach.
How I do it: Best urologic surgery articles of 2016In 2016, our "Hands On" section included articles about bulbomembranous urethroplasty, recurrent urinary tract infections, transgender surgery, and more.
Role of LND in patients undergoing radical nephroureterectomy
Management of the patient requesting transgender surgery
Management of the patient requesting transgender surgeryIn this article, we will provide an overview of the urologist’s role in caring for patients undergoing gender transition as well as urologic concerns of transgender men and women.