Navigation Links
EAU Patient Information now available in Spanish and Greek
Date:2/25/2013

Greek and Spanish-speaking patients with kidney or ureteral stones can now read EAU Patient Information in their native language. The Endourology, Laparoscopy and Urotechnology Section of the Hellenic Urologic Association (HUA) has provided the Greek translation and the Spanish translation is the result of a collaboration between the Spanish Association of Urology (AEU) and the Dominican Republic Society of Urology (SDU).

EAU Patient Information aims to offer clear and trustworthy information on urological diseases to all European patients. Having the information available in multiple languages and keeping it consistent throughout all of its translations is therefore an essential element of this project. Collaboration is key and the EAU is grateful to the national societies for their commitment to this initiative. In particular, a big thank you goes to Dr. Andreas Skolarikos (Athens, GR), Dr. Diego Rengifo (Madrid, ES), and Dr. David Soriano (Santo Domingo, DR) for coordinating these translations.

With the involvement of the SDU, the Patient Information partner network now reaches beyond the borders of Europe. This is an important step forward. As Dr. Soriano explains: "urolithiasis is a big problem in the Dominican Republic, and the lack of information is a difficulty that both patients and general practitioners encounter, making diagnosis and treatment of the condition more challenging."

"When we heard the EAU was producing medical information aimed at patients and general practitioners, we decided to contact the association and express our interest in participating in this project by translating the contents of the website so that Spanish-speaking people can also access it."

"It was an honour to be acknowledged as part of the team. Now we have current data to show to patients in our office during consultation which makes it easier for us and for the patients to deal with the situation. We hope to encourage other countries to join the initiati
'/>"/>

Contact: Monique van Hout
m.vanhout@uroweb.org
31-263-890-680
European Association of Urology
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Physical activity linked to lower rates of depression in bariatric surgery patients
2. Information Technology improves patient care and increases privacy, MU informatics expert says
3. Joslin scientists find first human iPSC from patients with maturity onset diabetes of the young
4. The potential of psilocybin to alleviate psychological distress in cancer patients is revealed
5. Medical societies unite on patient-centered measures for nonsurgical stroke interventions
6. Patients own skin cells are transformed into heart cells to create disease in a dish
7. Planning for bacteria in cancer patients may help hospitals fight infections
8. New research may aid treatment of multiple myeloma patients
9. TGen, Scottsdale Healthcare study shows drug combination extends pancreatic cancer patient survival
10. Scientists discover needle in a haystack for muscular dystrophy patients
11. Promising new finding for therapies to treat persistent seizures in epileptic patients
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/21/2014)... a process that uses extracts from seeds of Moringa ... bacteria by 90% to 99%. The hardy trees that ... of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. , The protocol, ... Microbiology review, is low-cost and efficient, making it ... developing countries who are presently drinking highly turbid and ...
(Date:7/21/2014)... the strength of immune response, rather than with the ... the virus, might be a better way to reduce ... Washington, Seattle. She and her collaborators have now taken ... H7N9 influenza, and their work has already led to ... strain. The research is published ahead of print in ...
(Date:7/21/2014)... LAFAYETTE, IN Growers of annual bedding plant ... rooted transplants with a large stem diameter and ... susceptible to damage during shipping and transplant. To ... latitudes must rely on supplemental lighting from high-pressure ... shows that light-emitting diodes (LEDs) can give greenhouse ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Potential new flu drugs target immune response, not virus 2LEDs shine in bedding plant production study 2
... , Johns Hopkins researchers have succeeded in teaching computers how ... activity, and to then use those commonalities to predict other ... help scientists better understand disease risk and cell development. ... Genome Research , published online on July 3 and Sept. ...
... led by Dr. Michael Lombardo, Prof. Simon Baron-Cohen and ... levels early in fetal development influence later sensitivity of ... individual,s susceptibility to engage in behavior, that in extremes, ... one sex more than the other. Although ...
... why plants and animals had a hard time recovering from ... ago. The reason: global warming. Because of environmental ... didn,t fully recover for 5 million years. The study ... was forever altered by giant volcanic eruptions in the Early ...
Cached Biology News:Computers 'taught' to ID regulating gene sequences 2Prenatal testosterone levels influence later response to reward 2Prenatal testosterone levels influence later response to reward 3After long-ago mass extinction, global warming hindered species' recovery 2After long-ago mass extinction, global warming hindered species' recovery 3After long-ago mass extinction, global warming hindered species' recovery 4
(Date:7/21/2014)... 21, 2014) The yield so far is small, ... a low-energy, solution-based mineral substitution process to make a ... in electronics and alternative energy devices. , A paper ... the July 21 issue of the journal Inorganic ... in the inorganic and nuclear chemistry fields. The paper ...
(Date:7/20/2014)... 20, 2014 NSG Precision Cells ... optics, and spectrophotometer calibration standards for ... has released many products that have transformed the ... been their solid-state calibration standards. , NSG’s solid-state ... their release in 2008. NSG started manufacturing ...
(Date:7/18/2014)... mostly neutral. That is, most of the atoms ... of electrons in the outer parts of atoms equals ... As one or more electrons are plucked away ... stronger positive pull from the nucleus. This enhanced ... that those electrons are less vulnerable to the distractions ...
(Date:7/18/2014)... CHICAGO, Ill. , July 18, 2014 ... an infographic highlighting AbbVie and Shire,s complementary ... combination. A copy of the ... website at:  http://www.abbvieinvestor.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=251551&p=irol-disclaimer-documents ... Takeover Code, a copy of this announcement ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Oregon chemists eye improved thin films with metal substitution 2How NSG Precision Cells Spectrophotometer Calibration Standards Makes NIR Work Easier 2How NSG Precision Cells Spectrophotometer Calibration Standards Makes NIR Work Easier 3Highly charged ions 2Highly charged ions 3Highly charged ions 4NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION 2NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION 3NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION 4NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION 5NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION 6NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN, INTO OR FROM ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OR REGULATIONS OF SUCH JURISDICTION 7
... Stevens Point, Wis. I sat down recently ... Burke during her third full day on the job to talk ... budget proposals and Wisconsins business scene. , , WTN: What are ... not only thrive, but be forward-looking? , , Mary Burke ...
... Madison, Wis. The Wisconsin Alumni Research ... University of Wisconsin-Madison, will be among the recipients of ... March 15 at a White House ceremony. The annual ... contributions to the Nations economic, environmental and social ...
... there is one area where I finally decided it's appropriate to ... are various articles and such that describe the "improved security" of ... is that at least half of us use no security, and ... my point. I took my laptop home from work, and set ...
Cached Biology Technology:Interview: New commerce secretary wants to keep momentum on jobs and business programs 2Interview: New commerce secretary wants to keep momentum on jobs and business programs 3Interview: New commerce secretary wants to keep momentum on jobs and business programs 4Screen-door security: most wireless networks left wide open 2Screen-door security: most wireless networks left wide open 3
Human sVCAM-1/CD106 ELI-PAIR Kit...
GLP-1 (HYB 147-12)...
... Custom Synthesis Service provides you ... to knockdown any gene. We ... base pairs with terminal dT ... other lengths of your choice. ...
EDG-1 Western blot control Source: Cell Lysate Application: Western Blotting Control...
Biology Products: