24.05.2019 - 25.05.2019
Joint venture between INUS and Turkish Association of Urology (TAU) Neurourology Subgroup in Istanbul (Turkey) – INUS speakers from abroad: Thomas Kessler, Helmut Madersbacher
Report by Kadir ONEM, M.D., FEBU
As a Turkish INUS Turkish Regional Chapter we have great honor to organized First Neuro-urology Symposium in Istanbul.
First Neuro-urology Symposium was held in Istanbul at 25-26 May. Thirty-four faculty member attended to the symposium. At the first day, symposium was start with opening speech (Dr. Kadir ONEM) then Dr. Madersbacher told about INUS and promoted. At morning sessions good urodynamics, terminology and infection in NDLUT patients, underactive bladder, voiding centers in brain and voiding dysfunction were updated. At afternoon sessions, physical therapy in NDLUT patients, treatment of NLUTD in adult and children was discussed in detail. Following session was video session. At this interesting video session surgical tricks of NLUTD surgeries were demonstrated. Continent cutaneous diversions (Dr. K. ONEM), artificial sphincter implantation (Dr. M. Dincer), autolog fascial slings (Dr. O. Bayrak), sacral neuromodulation (Dr. R. Onur) and sphincterotomy (Dr. H. Madersbacher) were presented. At the end of day, plaque was presented by Dr. R. Onur to Dr. H. Madersbacher and another plaque was given by Dr. K. Onem to Dr. T. Kessler.
At second day morning session urethral complications of NLUTD patient and management, urinary stone treatment was discussed. Then Dr. H. Madersbacher moderated case discussion panel. At following oral presentation session, sixteen oral presentation were presented. Closing remarks was done by Dr. B. Erol
Member of INUS from Turkey were very motivated for this first Neuro-urology Symposium and subsequent years Turkish INUS chapter will looking forward to joint activities with INUS.
On behalf of Turkish INUS Chapter
Kadir ONEM, M.D., FEBU