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October 2009, VOLUME 92, NO.10

 

 

   

 

Minimally Invasive Urology
Guest Editor: Gyan Pareek, MD

Complete issue
 

 

Commentaries

322

Best Medical Schools
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

323

Family Values In the White House
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

 


 

CONTRIBUTIONS

324

Introduction: The Role of Minimally Invasive Urology In the New Millennium
Gyan Pareek, MD

325

The History of Robotics In Urology
Sutchin R. Patel, MD; Gyan Pareek, MD

327

Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Urologic Surgery
Michael S. Lasser, MD; Lanna Cheuck, DO; Joseph Renzulli, MD; Gyan Pareek, MD

331

Penile Rehabilitation After Radical Prostatectomy
Akanksha Mehta, MD; Mark Sigman, MD

336

Update On Minimally Invasive Therapies For Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
George A. Turini III, MD; Gyan Pareek, MD

339

Minimally Invasive Stone Surgery: Percutaneous Ureteroscopic and Extracorporeal Approaches To Renal and Ureteral Calculi
Michael Poch, MD; George E. Haleblian, MD

 


 

COLUMNS

342

IMAGES IN MEDICINE
Ureteroscopic Management of Renal Calculi In a Pelvic Kidney
Sutchin R. Patel, MD; George E. Haleblian, MD

343

GERIATRICS FOR THE PRACTICING PHYSICIAN
A Pause For Reflection and Acknowledgement
Ana Tuya Fulton, MD

345

HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Coverage Among Pregnant Women In Rhode Island
Hyun (Hanna) Kim, PhD; Patricia Raymond, RN, MPH; Virginia Paine, RN, MPH; Rachel Cain; Samara Viner-Brown, MS

347

PHYSICIAN’S LEXICON
Words Foretelling the Future
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

348

October Heritage

 


 
 

Cover "Ben Thresher” oil on canvas, by George Alarie, RISD ’52, who has exhibited
throughout New England (two portraits of Justices hang in Rhode Island courthouses)
and today works from a home studio, focusing on local landscapes. E-mail: GAlarie@cox.net

 
 

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