Lower urinary tract symptoms in pelvic cancer: Recent advances - future goals

Monday 25 March 2013

Venue: Royal Society Of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, LONDON, W1G 0AE

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9.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

10.00 am

Chair's welcome
Mr Simon St Clair Carter, President, Urology Section, RSM

Defining the problem
Chair: Mr Simon St Clair Carter

10.10 am

The pathophysiology and diagnosis of LUTS
Mr Billy Dunsmuir, Consultant Urological Surgeon, Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals, Surrey

10.30 am

The surgeon's view of the impact of LUTS on treatment options
Mr Paul Cathcart, Senior Lecturer in Genitourinary Oncology at Bart's Cancer Institute

10.50 am

The oncologist's view - Toxicity of radiotherapy and chemotherapy
Dr Robert Huddart, Reader and Honorary Consultant in Urological Oncology, Institute of Cancer Research & Royal Marsden FT, Surrey

11.10 am


11.20 am

Tea and coffee break

Advances in cancer treatments to minimise LUTS
Chair: Dr Heather Payne

12.00 pm

Surgical management and decision making
Professor Prokar Dasgupta, Professor of Robotic Surgery and Urological Innovation at King's College London and Honorary Consultant Urological Surgeon at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital NHS FT

12.20 pm

Dr Yvonne Rimmer, Consultant Oncologist, Addenbrooke's Cambridge University Hospitals NHS FT, Cambridge

12.40 pm


1.00 pm


Optimising current management strategies for urinary symptoms in pelvic cancer
Chair: Mr Rizwan Hamid

2.00 pm

Professor Sara Faithfull, Professor of Cancer Nursing Practice, University of Surrey

2.20 pm

Mr Julian Shah, Consultant Urologist, London

2.40 pm

Malignant fistula in damaged bladders
Ms Norma Gibbons, Consultant Surgeon, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London

3.00 pm

Cystitis and haematuria
Mr Rizwan Hamid, Consultant Urological Surgeon, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London; University College Hospital, London; Spinal Cord Injury Centre at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore

3.20 pm

Pelvic pain
Dr Arif Ghazi, Consultant Anaesthetist, Barts and the London

3.40 pm


3.50 pm

Tea and coffee

Challenging cases - Co-morbidity and functionality as factors in the MDT
Chair: Mr James Green

4.15 pm

Case 1

4.35 pm

Case 2

4.55 pm

Dr Heather Payne, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, UCLH, London

5.15 pm

Completion of evaluations forms

5.20 pm

Close of meeting

5.25 pm

Drinks reception - all welcome

Meeting ref: URD08


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