Anthony Simon Bates
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Oncology nursingInternal medicineRadiologyUrologyOncologyRetrospective cohort studyRandomized controlled trialExternal validityIntensive care medicineProspective cohort studyAblative caseAdverse effectPsychological interventionExternal beam radiotherapyDiseaseProstatectomyQuality of life (healthcare)Ureteric stentContext (language use)GuidelineProstate cancerUreteroscopySuprapubic painBladder PainUreteric StoneBladder Pain SyndromeBladder lesionStent removalFlexible cystoscopyCost evaluationVolume (compression)Clinical trialAnxietyMedicineUrinary system
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#1Anthony Simon Bates (ARI: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)H-Index: 2
#2Jennifer Ayers (ARI: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)H-Index: 2
Last. Thomas B. Lam (ARI: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)H-Index: 42
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Abstract Context The clinical effectiveness of focal therapy (FT) for localised prostate cancer (PCa) remains controversial. Objective To analyse the evidence base for primary FT for localised PCa via a systematic review (SR) to formulate clinical practice recommendations. Evidence acquisition A protocol-driven, PRISMA-adhering SR comparing primary FT (sub-total, focal, hemi-gland, or partial ablation) versus standard options (active surveillance [AS], radical prostatectomy [RP], or external bea...
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#1Anthony Simon Bates (ARI: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)H-Index: 2
#2Nikolaos Kostakopoulos (ARI: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)H-Index: 3
Last. Thomas B. Lam (Aberd.: University of Aberdeen)H-Index: 42
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Background -Active surveillance (AS) is a strategy employed as an alternative to immediate standard active treatments for patients with low-risk localised prostate cancer (PCa). Active treatments such as radical prostatectomy and radiotherapy are associated with significant adverse effects which impair quality of life. The majority of patients with low-risk PCa undergo a slow and predictable course of cancer growth and do not require immediate curative treatment. AS provides a means to identify ...
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Last. Masood A. Khan (University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust)H-Index: 25
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Background:This study evaluated ureteric stent symptoms using a modified ureteric stent symptom questionnaire (USSQ) for patients undergoing stent removal by either flexible cystoscopy, or manual, ...
Last. Nicolas MottetH-Index: 40
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#1Anthony Simon Bates (ARI: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary)H-Index: 2
#2Jaskarn S Rai (University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust)
Last. Jonathan Charles Goddard (University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust)H-Index: 13
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Hunner’s lesions, previously described as Hunner’s ulcers, are a component of bladder pain syndrome (BPS), a condition affecting the lower urinary tract, with symptoms of suprapubic pain related to...