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5 C's in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

26 November, 2016 | Hits:35

A talk on patient safety was given by Dr. Saturnino Luna, Jr citing statistics last 2005 placing hospitals as a very unsafe area due to surgical mortality.  Several videos were presented on how to ensure patient safety.   The video from Johns Hopkins entitled “No Room for Error” showed that medical error was the third leading cause of death in the US trailing heart disease and cancer respectively.  Hence, the institution made steps to correct the errors and make patient safety...

PURA

PURA Elections of 2017 Officers

26 November, 2016 | Hits:43

PURA has once again embodied solidarity and camaraderie in the recently concluded elections of PURA officers for the year 2017. It was held at Urology Center of the Philippines Ponciano Bernardo Hall, last 11 November 2016. A night again filled with smiles, laughter and friendly greetings amongst contemporaries and especially to the amicable personalities from our sponsors from New Marketlink Pharma Company. Overflowing with good vibes that night was. Familiar faces and voices smoothen out the night accompanied by great...

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2016 PUA Research Paper Presentation

26 November, 2016 | Hits:52

                This year PUA residents’ podium presentation was divided into 2 category: the descriptive and analytical research.  There were a total of 9 research papers presented.  Top 3 best research paper for descriptive study were: Non-biologic access model for training in percutaneous nephrolithotomy and its accuracy in simulating the human renal collecting system by Dr Virgilio De Guzman, MD; Transperineal biopsy under ultrasound guidance for prostate cancer detection as an initial and as...

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Day 2 PUA Annual 2016 Congress Early Morning Sessions

25 November, 2016 | Hits:88

The day was started with the highlights delivered by Dr. Patrick Tuliao. This was followed by the launching of the Philippine Society of Pediatric Urology founded last year and a speech by their founding president Dr. David T. Bolong. This event marked the beginning of the early morning session entitled as “Hypospadias”. The moderator introduced the world class speakers namely Dr. Warren Snodgrass and Dr. Sang Won Han. Dr. Warren Snodgrass is a known pediatric urologist who...

Uro-Corner

5 C's in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

26 November, 2016 | Hits:35

A talk on patient safety was given by Dr. Saturnino Luna, Jr citing statistics last 2005 placing hospitals as a very uns...

2016 PUA Research Paper Presentation

26 November, 2016 | Hits:52

                This year PUA residents’ podium presentation was divided into 2 category: the descriptive and analytical...

Day 2 PUA Annual 2016 Congress Early Morning Sessions

25 November, 2016 | Hits:88

The day was started with the highlights delivered by Dr. Patrick Tuliao. This was followed by the launching of the Ph...

New Era in Minimally invasive skills training

25 November, 2016 | Hits:67

The second plenary session of the 1st day of the PUA annual convention was in full attendance. The attendees were all in...

2016 PUA Annual Convention Opening Ceremonies

24 November, 2016 | Hits:54

PUA 2016 Opening Ceremonies and Opening of Exhibit   The 59th Annual Convention and the First Clinical Congress of the...

Pre-Congress Urodynamics Workshop

24 November, 2016 | Hits:44

                  The Philippine Urological Association in cooperation with Laborie and Medtronix held its 1st ever Clin...

Institutions

EAMC-Department of Urology Annual Report

03 February, 2016 | Hits:793

The Department of Urology of East Avenue Medical Center held its Annual Report last January 22, 2016 at the Oriental Pal...

EJU Tripartite Conference at Sequoia Hotel

10 June, 2015 | Hits:1292

The second EJU Tripartite Conference for 2015 was held last May 28, 2015 6pm (Thursday) at the Sequoia Hotel, Mother Ign...

Veterans Memorial Medical Center Urology Week

23 March, 2015 | Hits:1281

The opening of the 4th Veterans Memorial Medical Center Urology week last March 16, 2015 commenced with an exhibit at th...

1st SILIP Meeting in 2015

11 March, 2015 | Hits:1413

The SILIP Photography Club Inc., had their very first meeting for the year on March 11, 2015 at the PUA Office. They fin...

New Stone Center @ JRRMMC Inaugurated

01 March, 2015 | Hits:1467

The newly built Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center (JRRMMC) Stone Center, Central Block Urology Ward and Medical Arts...

SLMC BGC Institute of Urology Strategic Planning

05 February, 2015 | Hits:1143

The Institute of Urology of St. Luke's Medical Center Bonifacio Global City held its strategic planning at the Max Resta...