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Publikationen 2014

[Influence of Body Mass Index on Histopathological and Intraoperative Criteria in a Consecutive Series of Patients after Robotic-assisted Radical Prostatectomy].
Aktuelle Urol. 2014;45(6): 464-9
Gilfrich C, Haferkamp A, Brookman-May S, Ahmed A, Peter J, Eckerl M, Schäfer C, Lebentrau S, May M

Axitinib for the treatment of metastatic renal cell carcinoma: recommendations for therapy management to optimize outcomes.
Am J Clin Oncol. 2014;37(4): 397-403
Larkin J, Fishman M, Wood L, Negrier S, Olivier K, Pyle L, Gorbunova V, Jonasch E, Andrews L, Staehler M

Inhibition of smooth muscle force generation by focal adhesion kinase (FAK) inhibitors in the hyperplastic human prostate.
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2014;
Kunit T, Gratzke C, Schreiber A, Strittmatter F, Waidelich R, Rutz B, Loidl W, Andersson KE, Stief CG, Hennenberg M

Increased prevalence of bladder and intestinal dysfunction in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener. 2014;15(3-4): 174-9
Nübling GS, Mie E, Bauer RM, Hensler M, Lorenzl S, Hapfelmeier A, Irwin DE, Borasio GD, Winkler AS

Body mass index has no impact on sperm quality but on reproductive hormones levels.
Andrologia. 2014;46(2): 106-11
M Al-Ali B, Gutschi T, Pummer K, Zigeuner R, Brookman-May S, Wieland WF, Fritsche HM, Aziz A

Concomitant Seminal Vesicle Invasion in pT4a Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder with Contiguous Prostatic Infiltration is an Adverse Prognosticator for Cancer-Specific Survival after Radical Cystectomy.
Ann Surg Oncol. 2014;21(12): 4034-40
May M, Brookman-May S, Burger M, Gilfrich C, Fritsche HM, Rink M, Chun F, Fisch M, Roghmann F, Noldus J, Mayr R, Pycha A, Novotny V, Wirth M, Vallo S, Haferkamp A, Roigas J, Brisuda A, Stredele R, Volkmer B, Dechet C, Schnabel M, Denzinger S, Stief CG, Bastian PJ, Aziz A

Male circumcision is not associated with an increased prevalence of erectile dysfunction.
Asian J Androl. 2014;16(4): 652-3
Wolff I, May M, Hoschke B, Brookman-May S

Prediction of Cancer-Specific Survival After Radical Cystectomy in pT4a Urothelial Carcinoma of the Bladder - Development of a Tool for Clinical Decision-making.
BJU Int. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Aziz A, Shariat SF, Roghmann F, Brookman-May S, Stief CG, Rink M, Chun FK, Fisch M, Novotny V, Froehner M, Wirth MP, Schnabel MJ, Fritsche HM, Burger M, Pycha A, Brisuda A, Babjuk M, Vallo S, Haferkamp A, Roigas J, Noldus J, Stredele R, Volkmer B, Bastian PJ, Xylinas E, May M

Bladder function in a cannabinoid receptor type 1 knockout mouse.
BJU Int. 2014;113(1): 144-51
Füllhase C, Campeau L, Sibaev A, Storr M, Hennenberg M, Gratzke C, Stief C, Hedlund P, Andersson K

Association of pretreatment neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) and overall survival (OS) in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) treated with first-line docetaxel.
BJU Int. 2014;114(6b): E11-7
Nuhn P, Vaghasia AM, Goyal J, Zhou XC, Carducci MA, Eisenberger MA, Antonarakis ES

The cost-utility of open prostatectomy compared with active surveillance in early localised prostate cancer.
BMC Health Serv Res. 2014;14: 163
Koerber F, Waidelich R, Stollenwerk B, Rogowski W

Efficacy and safety of Ho:YAG Laser Lithotripsy for ureteroscopic removal of proximal and distal ureteral calculi.
BMC Urol. 2014;14: 62
Khoder WY, Bader M, Sroka R, Stief C, Waidelich R

Axitinib versus sorafenib in advanced renal cell carcinoma: subanalyses by prior therapy from a randomised phase III trial.
Br J Cancer. 2014;110(12): 2821-8
Escudier B, Michaelson MD, Motzer RJ, Hutson TE, Clark JI, Lim HY, Porfiri E, Zalewski P, Kannourakis G, Staehler M, Tarazi J, Rosbrook B, Cisar L, Hariharan S, Kim S, Rini BI

External validation of a model to predict locoregional failure after radical cystectomy.
Cancer. 2014;120(22): 3584
Froehner M, Novotny V, Wirth MP, Brookman-May S, Aziz A, May M

Epigenetic inactivation of ITIH5 promotes bladder cancer progression and predicts early relapse of pT1 high-grade urothelial tumours.
Carcinogenesis. 2014;35(3): 727-36
Rose M, Gaisa NT, Antony P, Fiedler D, Heidenreich A, Otto W, Denzinger S, Bertz S, Hartmann A, Karl A, Knüchel R, Dahl E

General adherence to guideline recommendations on initial diagnosis of bladder cancer in the United States and influencing factors.
Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2014;12(4): 270-7
Karl A, Adejoro O, Saigal C, Konety B, Urologic Diseases in America Project

EORTC progression score identifies patients at high risk of cancer-specific mortality after radical cystectomy for secondary muscle-invasive bladder cancer.
Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2014;12(4): 278-86
May M, Burger M, Brookman-May S, Stief CG, Fritsche HM, Roigas J, Zacharias M, Bader M, Mandel P, Gilfrich C, Seitz M, Tilki D

The role of VTIQ as a new tissue strain analytics measurement technique in testicular lesions.
Clin Hemorheol Microcirc. 2014;58(1): 195-209
Trottmann M, Marcon J, D'Anastasi M, Karl A, Stief CG, Reiser M, Clevert DA

New strategies in treating male lower urinary tract symptoms.
Curr Opin Urol. 2014;24(1): 29-35
Füllhase C, Soler R, Gratzke C

Role of radical prostatectomy in clinically non-organ-confined prostate cancer.
Curr Urol Rep. 2014;15(11): 455
Gratzke C, Engel J, Stief CG

Results of a prospective study comparing the clinical efficacy of cryoablation of renal cell cancer followed by immediate partial nephrectomy.
Eur J Surg Oncol. 2014;40(1): 96-102
Khoder WY, Siegert S, Stief CG, Becker AJ, Waidelich R

Contemporary Role of Salvage Lymphadenectomy in Patients with Recurrence Following Radical Prostatectomy.
Eur Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Abdollah F, Briganti A, Montorsi F, Stenzl A, Stief C, Tombal B, Van Poppel H, Touijer K

Prediction of 90-day Mortality After Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer in a Prospective European Multicenter Cohort.
Eur Urol. 2014;66(1): 156-63
Aziz A, May M, Burger M, Palisaar RJ, Trinh QD, Fritsche HM, Rink M, Chun F, Martini T, Bolenz C, Mayr R, Pycha A, Nuhn P, Stief C, Novotny V, Wirth M, Seitz C, Noldus J, Gilfrich C, Shariat SF, Brookman-May S, Bastian PJ, Denzinger S, Gierth M, Roghmann F, PROMETRICS 2011 research group

European Urology: Serving Our Readership Through Systematic Peer Review, Use of Reporting Standards, and Encouragement of Postpublication Review.
Eur Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Catto JW, Cooperberg MR, Cornu JN, Gratzke C, Novara G, Shariat SF, Vickers A

A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Functional Outcomes and Complications Following Transurethral Procedures for Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Resulting from Benign Prostatic Obstruction: An Update.
Eur Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Cornu JN, Ahyai S, Bachmann A, de la Rosette J, Gilling P, Gratzke C, McVary K, Novara G, Woo H, Madersbacher S

Reply to Francesco Montorsi and Giorgio Gandaglia's Letter to the Editor re: Georgios Gakis, Stephen A. Boorjian, Alberto Briganti, et al. The Role of Radical Prostatectomy and Lymph Node Dissection in Lymph Node-Positive Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Rev
Eur Urol. 2014;66(6): e109-10
Gakis G, Stief CG

The role of radical prostatectomy and lymph node dissection in lymph node-positive prostate cancer: a systematic review of the literature.
Eur Urol. 2014;66(2): 191-9
Gakis G, Boorjian SA, Briganti A, Joniau S, Karazanashvili G, Karnes RJ, Mattei A, Shariat SF, Stenzl A, Wirth M, Stief CG

Role of Radical Prostatectomy in Metastatic Prostate Cancer: Data from the Munich Cancer Registry.
Eur Urol. 2014;66(3): 602-3
Gratzke C, Engel J, Stief CG

Have We Really Abandoned Open Simple Prostatectomy Today?
Eur Urol. 2014;66(2): 292-3
Rieken M, Gratzke C

What Can Be Done to Maintain Men's Health: Perspectives from the EAU Young Academic Urologists Working Party Men's Health Group.
Eur Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Serefoglu EC, Gratzke C, Verze P, on behalf of the Young Academic Urologists Working Party Men's Health Group

Mere Extension of the Field of Resection Cannot Be the Answer to Surgery for Metastatic Spread: We Need Individualized Approaches Based on Modern Imaging Techniques.
Eur Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Stief C

Clinical and Cost Effectiveness of Hexaminolevulinate-guided Blue-light Cystoscopy: Evidence Review and Updated Expert Recommendations.
Eur Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Witjes JA, Babjuk M, Gontero P, Jacqmin D, Karl A, Kruck S, Mariappan P, Palou Redorta J, Stenzl A, van Velthoven R, Zaak D

Pharmacology of the lower urinary tract.
Indian J Urol. 2014;30(2): 181-8
Hennenberg M, Stief CG, Gratzke C

Editorial comment to "Cyclic guanosine monophosphate-enhancing reduces androgenic extracellular regulated protein kinases-phosphorylation/Rho kinase II-activation in benign prostate hyperplasia".
Int J Urol. 2014;21(1): 92-3
Hennenberg M

Expression profiling of metastatic renal cell carcinoma using gene set enrichment analysis.
Int J Urol. 2014;21(1): 46-51
Maruschke M, Hakenberg OW, Koczan D, Zimmermann W, Stief CG, Buchner A

4-aminopyridine improves lower urinary tract symptoms in a patient with benign prostatic hyperplasia and downbeat nystagmus syndrome.
Int Neurourol J. 2014;18(4): 221-5
Strupp M, Feil K, Bardins S, Waidelich R

Outcomes of a bladder preservation technique in female patients undergoing pelvic exenteration surgery for advanced gynaecological tumours.
Int Urogynecol J. 2014;25(7): 953-60
Liedl B, Khoder WY, Ruhdorfer-Metz B, Stief CG, Waidelich R

Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assessment of Kidney Function and Renal Masses: Single Slice Versus Whole Organ/Tumor.
Invest Radiol. 2014;49(11): 720-7
Winter KS, Helck AD, Ingrisch M, Staehler M, Stief C, Sommer WH, Braunagel M, Kazmierczak PM, Reiser MF, Nikolaou K, Notohamiprodjo M

Probe-based confocal laser endomicroscopy (pCLE) - a new imaging technique for in situ localization of spermatozoa.
J Biophotonics. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Trottmann M, Stepp H, Sroka R, Heide M, Liedl B, Reese S, Becker AJ, Stief CG, Kölle S

Expression and prognostic significance of a comprehensive epithelial-mesenchymal transition gene set in renal cell carcinoma.
J Urol. 2014;191(2): 479-86
Chen D, Gassenmaier M, Maruschke M, Riesenberg R, Pohla H, Stief CG, Zimmermann W, Buchner A

BAP1 Immunohistochemistry Predicts Outcomes in a Multi-Institutional Cohort with Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma.
J Urol. 2014;191(3): 603-10
Kapur P, Christie A, Raman JD, Then MT, Nuhn P, Buchner A, Bastian P, Seitz C, Shariat SF, Bensalah K, Rioux-Leclercq N, Xie XJ, Lotan Y, Margulis V, Brugarolas J

A new concept for early recovery after surgery for patients undergoing radical cystectomy for bladder cancer: results of a prospective randomized study.
J Urol. 2014;191(2): 335-40
Karl A, Buchner A, Becker A, Staehler M, Seitz M, Khoder K, Schneevoigt B, Weninger E, Rittler P, Grimm T, Gratzke C, Stief C

Editorial comment.
J Urol. 2014;192(1): 56
Karl A

Single-fraction radiosurgery for the treatment of renal tumors.
J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Staehler M, Bader M, Schlenker B, Casuscelli J, Karl A, Roosen A, Stief CG, Bex A, Wowra B, Muacevic A

Local treatments for metastases of renal cell carcinoma: a systematic review.
Lancet Oncol. 2014;15(12): e549-e561
Dabestani S, Marconi L, Hofmann F, Stewart F, Lam TB, Canfield SE, Staehler M, Powles T, Ljungberg B, Bex A

Cooperative effects of EGF, FGF, and TGF-?1 in prostate stromal cells are different from responses to single growth factors.
Life Sci. 2014;

Hennenberg M, Schreiber A, Ciotkowska A, Rutz B, Waidelich R, Strittmatter F, Stief CG, Gratzke C

[Modern therapy of prostate cancer].
MMW Fortschr Med. 2014;156(21-22): 71-3
Kretschmer A, Stief C, Gratzke C

[Diagnosis of prostate cancer].
MMW Fortschr Med. 2014;156(21-22): 67-70
Roosen A

[Men are not dying with, but from prostate cancer'].
MMW Fortschr Med. 2014;156(21-22): 66
Stief C

[Microscopic hematuria].
MMW Fortschr Med. 2014;156(20): 66
Tritschler S

Characterization of bladder function in a cannabinoid receptor type 2 knockout mouse in vivo and in vitro.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2014;33(5): 566-70
Campeau L, Füllhase C, Sawada N, Gratzke C, Hedlund P, Howlett AC, Andersson KE

Reduction of obstruction related bladder overactivity by the guanylyl cyclase modulators BAY 41-2272 and BAY 60-2770 alone or in combination with a phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Füllhase C, Hennenberg M, Sandner P, Strittmatter F, Niedworok C, Bauer RM, Gratzke C, Soler R, Stief C, Andersson KE

The fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibitor oleoyl ethyl amide counteracts bladder overactivity in female rats.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2014;33(8): 1251-8
Gandaglia G, Strittmatter F, La Croce G, Benigni F, Bettiga A, Castiglione F, Moschini M, Mistretta F, Gratzke C, Montorsi F, Stief C, Hedlund P

Prostatic alpha1-adrenoceptors: New concepts of function, regulation, and intracellular signaling.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2014;33(7): 1074-85
Hennenberg M, Stief CG, Gratzke C

German second-opinion network for testicular cancer: sealing the leaky pipe between evidence and clinical practice.
Oncol Rep. 2014;31(6): 2477-81
Zengerling F, Hartmann M, Heidenreich A, Krege S, Albers P, Karl A, Weissbach L, Wagner W, Bedke J, Retz M, Schmelz HU, Kliesch S, Kuczyk M, Winter E, Pottek T, Dieckmann KP, Schrader AJ, Schrader M, GTCSG (German Testicular Cancer Study Group)

A nonsense mutation in TMEM95 encoding a nondescript transmembrane protein causes idiopathic male subfertility in cattle.
PLoS Genet. 2014;10(1): e1004044
Pausch H, Kölle S, Wurmser C, Schwarzenbacher H, Emmerling R, Jansen S, Trottmann M, Fuerst C, Götz KU, Fries R

Honokiol, a constituent of Magnolia species, inhibits adrenergic contraction of human prostate strips and induces stromal cell death.
Prostate Int. 2014;2(3): 140-6
Herrmann D, Schreiber A, Ciotkowska A, Strittmatter F, Waidelich R, Stief CG, Gratzke C, Hennenberg M

Prospective comparison of one year follow-up outcomes for the open complete intrafascial retropubic versus interfascial nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy.
Springerplus. 2014;3: 335
Khoder WY, Waidelich R, Buchner A, Becker AJ, Stief CG

Comparison of Complications from Radical Cystectomy between Old-Old versus Oldest-Old Patients.
Urol Int. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Comploj E, West J, Mian M, Kluth LA, Karl A, Dechet C, Shariat SF, Stief CG, Trenti E, Palermo S, Lodde M, Horninger W, Madersbacher S, Pycha A

Evaluating the Use of Prostate-Specific Antigen as an Instrument for Early Detection of Prostate Cancer beyond Urologists: Results of a Representative Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Study of General Practitioners and Internal Specialists.
Urol Int. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Gilfrich C, May M, Braun KP, Lebentrau S, Lehsnau M, Ecke T, Schmailzl KJ, Al-Dumaini S, Hallmann S, Ahmed AM, Maurer J, Karl T, Braun V, Haferkamp A, Brookman-May S, Bauer RM, Stief CG, Hoschke B, Maurer O, Wolff I

Patients' perception of surgical outcomes and quality of life after retroperitoneoscopic and open pyeloplasty.
Urol Int. 2014;92(1): 74-82
Khoder WY, Waidelich R, Becker AJ, Karl A, Haseke N, Bauer RM, Stief CG, Bachmann A, Ebinger Mundorff N

The effect of BMI on clinicopathologic and functional outcomes after open radical prostatectomy.
Urol Oncol. 2014;32(3): 297-302
Mandel P, Kretschmer A, Chandrasekar T, Nguyen HG, Buchner A, Stief CG, Tilki D

Results of a comparative study analyzing octogenarians with renal cell carcinoma in a competing risk analysis with patients in the seventh decade of life.
Urol Oncol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
May M, Cindolo L, Zigeuner R, De Cobelli O, Rocco B, De Nunzio C, Tubaro A, Coman I, Truss M, Dalpiaz O, Wolff I, Feciche B, Fenske F, Pichler M, Schips L, Figenshau RS, Madison K, Sánchez-Chapado M, Santiago Martin MD, Salzano L, Lotrecchiano G, Waidelich R, Stief C, Sountoulides P, Brookman-May S, Members of the CORONA project and the Young Academic Urologists Renal Cancer Group

[Modern operative treatment possibilities in male stress urinary incontinence].
Urologe A. 2014;53(3): 339-40, 342, 344-5
Bauer RM, Kretschmer A, Hübner W

[Use of botulinum toxin type A in non-neurogenic overactive bladder : Recommendations of the Working Group Urological Functional Diagnostics and Urology in Women.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Bauer RM, Seif C, Bschleipfer T, Reitz A, Schultz-Lampel D, Arbeitskreis ,,Urologische Funktionsdiagnostik und Urologie der Frau" der Akademie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Urologie

[Adjustable transobturatoric sling system in men : diagnosis and therapy recommendations to persistent pain].
Urologe A. 2014;53(8): 1175-80
Bauer RM, Hübner W, Knopf HJ, Gessler M, Kugler A, Smorag U

[Diagnosis and surgical treatment of postprostatectomy stress incontinence: recommendation of the working group Urologische Funktionsdiagnostik und Urologie der Frau].
Urologe A. 2014;53(6): 847-53
Bauer RM, Hampel C, Haferkamp A, Höfner K, Hübner W, Für den Arbeitskreis ,,Urologische Funktionsdiagnostik und Urologie der Frau" der Akademie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Urologie

"UroEvidence" - Centre for knowledge translation of the DGU (German Society of Urology). Summarizing, analysing and making current knowledge available].
Urologe A. 2014;53(1): 83-6
Kranz J, Kunath F, Borgmann H, Dräger DL, Krabbe LM, Kröger N, Otto W, Spek A, Zengerling F, Wullich B, Miernik A

[Rates of prostate-specific antigen testing for early detection of prostate cancer : A first comparison of German results with current international data].
Urologe A. 2014;53(5): 715-24
Lebentrau S, May M, Maurer O, Schostak M, Lehsnau M, Ecke T, Al-Dumaini S, Hallmann S, Ahmed AM, Braun V, Haferkamp A, Bauer RM, Stief CG, Baumunk D, Hoschke B, Braun HP, Schäfer C, Hipp M, Maurer J, Braun KP, Wolff I, Brookman-May S, Gilfrich C

[Active surveillance of low risk prostate cancer.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Lellig K, Beyer B, Graefen M, Zaak D, Stief C

[Castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC)].
Urologe A. 2014;53(3): 391-9; quiz 400-1
Loidl W, Luger F, Roosen A

[Prostate biopsy : Update for indication, procedure, and future developments].
Urologe A. 2014;53(7): 1046-51
Machtens S, Roosen A, Stief CG, Truß MC

[Management of multiresistant pathogens in urology.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Magistro G, Gratzke C, Stief CG, Weidner W, Wagenlehner F

[Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis for major urological interventions.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Magistro G, Stief CG, Gratzke C

[Postoperative prognosis of chromophobic renal cell carcinoma : Comparative analysis of the multinational CORONA database].
Urologe A. 2014;53(2): 228-35
May M, Zigeuner R, Aziz A, Cindolo L, Gilfrich C, Schips L, De Cobelli O, Rocco B, De Nunzio C, Tubaro A, Coman I, Feciche B, Truss M, Hoschke B, Dalpiaz O, Stoltze A, Fenske F, Fritsche HM, Chromecki T, Lebentrau S, Figenshau RS, Madison K, Sánchez-Chapado M, Del Carmen Santiago Martin M, Salzano L, Lotrecchiano G, Joniau S, Waidelich R, Stief CG, Brookman-May S, Mitglieder des ,,CORONA projects" und/oder der Projektgruppe ,,Young Academic Urologists Renal Cancer Group" der European Association of Urology (EAU)

[Management of hypospadias].
Urologe A. 2014;53(5): 741-50
Riccabona M

[Focal therapy for prostate cancer in Germany - 2014 status].
Urologe A. 2014;53(7): 1040-5
Roosen A, Ganzer R, Hadaschik B, Köllermann J, Blana A, Henkel T, Liehr AB, Baumunk D, Machtens S, Salomon G, Sentker L, Witsch U, Köhrmann KU, Schostak M, Arbeitskreis für Fokale und Mikrotherapie der Akademie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Urologie e.V

[Erratum to: Focal therapy for prostate cancer in Germany - 2014 status].
Urologe A. 2014;53(8): 1214
Roosen A, Ganzer R, Hadaschik B, Köllermann J, Blana A, Henkel T, Liehr UB, Baumunk D, Machtens S, Salomon G, Sentker L, Witsch U, Köhrmann KU, Schostak M, Arbeitskreis für Fokale und Mikrotherapie der Akademie der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Urologie e. V

[Sonographic imaging of the prostate].
Urologe A. 2014;53(7): 1052-60
Schlenker B, Clevert DA, Salomon G

[Urological infectiology.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Stief CG, Weidner W

[Low-risk prostate cancer].
Urologe A. 2014;53(7): 1030
Stief CG, Roosen A

[Scrotal space-occupying lesions.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Szabados B, Ketting B, Stief C, Tritschler S

[Organ and function preservation in urethral cancer.]
Urologe A. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Tritschler S, Lellig K, Roosen A, Horng A, Stief C

In vitro comparisons of retropulsion and fragmentation efficacy of 2 cordless, handheld pneumatic and electromechanical lithotripsy devices.
Urology. 2014;83(4): 726-31
Khoder WY, Bader MJ, Haseke N, Stief CG, Baumgartl M, Pongratz T, Sroka R

Female gender is associated with a worse survival after radical cystectomy for urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: a competing risk analysis.
Urology. 2014;83(4): 863-7
Messer JC, Shariat SF, Dinney CP, Novara G, Fradet Y, Kassouf W, Karakiewicz PI, Fritsche HM, Izawa JI, Lotan Y, Skinner EC, Tilki D, Ficarra V, Volkmer BG, Isbarn H, Wei C, Lerner SP, Curiel TJ, Kamat AM, Svatek RS

Impact of pulse duration on Ho:YAG laser lithotripsy: fragmentation and dusting performance.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Bader MJ, Pongratz T, Khoder W, Stief CG, Herrmann T, Nagele U, Sroka R

AdVance and AdVance XP slings for the treatment of post-prostatectomy incontinence.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Bauer RM, Kretschmer A, Stief CG, Füllhase C

Preoperative mp-MRI of the prostate provides little information about staging of prostate carcinoma in daily clinical practice.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Billing A, Buchner A, Stief C, Roosen A

Clinical and pathological nodal staging score for urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: an external validation.
World J Urol. 2014;32(2): 365-71
Gierth M, Fritsche HM, Buchner H, May M, Aziz A, Otto W, Bolenz C, Trojan L, Hermann E, Tiemann A, Müller SC, Ellinger J, Brookman-May S, Stief CG, Tilki D, Nuhn P, Höfner T, Hohenfellner M, Haferkamp A, Roigas J, Zacharias M, Wieland WF, Riedmiller H, Denzinger S, Bastian PJ, Burger M

Do we need the nerve sparing radical prostatectomy techniques (intrafascial vs. interfascial) in men with erectile dysfunction? Results of a single-centre study.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Khoder WY, Waidelich R, Seitz M, Becker AJ, Buchner A, Trittschler S, Stief CG

Prognostic impact of infiltration of the vagina and/or uterus in women undergoing anterior pelvic exenteration for urothelial carcinoma of the bladder: results of a contemporary multicentre series.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
May M, Aziz A, Brookman-May S, Roghmann F, Noldus J, Rink M, Chun F, Fisch M, Novotny V, Wirth M, Mayr R, Pycha A, Brisuda A, Volkmer B, Stredele R, Dechet C, Vallo S, Haferkamp A, Schnabel M, Denzinger S, Roigas J, Stief CG, Gilfrich C, Bastian PJ, Engel JB, Burger M, Fritsche HM

Prognostic value of prior history of urothelial carcinoma of the bladder in patients with upper urinary tract urothelial carcinoma: results from a retrospective multicenter study.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Nuhn P, Novara G, Seitz C, Gupta A, Matsumoto K, Kassouf W, Walton TJ, Fritsche HM, Tritschler S, Martínez-Salamanca JI, Ficarra V, Karakiewicz PI, Mazzoleni G, Shariat SF, Bastian PJ

Is a wider angle of the membranous urethra associated with incontinence after radical prostatectomy?
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Soljanik I, Bauer RM, Becker AJ, Stief CG, Gozzi C, Solyanik O, Brocker KA, Kirchhoff SM

Pelvic floor muscle function is an independent predictor of outcome after retrourethral transobturator male sling procedure.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Soljanik I, Bauer RM, Stief CG, Gozzi C, Becker AJ

Matched-pair analysis of renal function in the immediate postoperative period: a comparison of living kidney donors versus patients nephrectomized for renal cell cancer.
World J Urol. 2014; [Epub ahead of print]
Vergho D, Burger M, Schrammel M, Brookman-May S, Gierth M, Hoschke B, Lopau K, Gilfrich C, Riedmiller H, Wolff I, May M

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