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Dr. Alberto Breda, MD
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Specialty Urology
Place Barcelona, Spain
Languages English  /  Italian  /  Spanish
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Melle, Belgium
October 7
4
Seats available
2 000 € - 3 500 €
Masterclass
Melle, Belgium
7th October
Seats available
2 000 € - 3 500 € / Attendee
Work Experience
Chief of the Kidney Transplant Surgical Program
Since 2009 Universitat Autoònoma de Barcelona, Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain
Associate Staff Oncology and Endourology Units
Since 2009 Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Fundació Puigvert, Barcelona, Spain
Clinical Fellowship in Kidney Transplantation, Clinical Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery in Urology and Endourology
2005 to 2007 David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, US
Assistant Professor
Department of Urology 2007 David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, US
Clinical Instructor
Department of Urology 2006 David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, US
Research Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery in Urology,
2004 to 2005 David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, US
Urology Resident
2000 to 2004 University of Padua, Italy
General Surgical Intern and Junior Resident in Urology
1999 to 2000 University of Padua, Italy
Internship in Urology
1996 to 1999 University of Padua, Italy
Internship in General Surgery
1995 to 1996 University of Padua, Italy
Education
Medical License
2009 Spain
Medical License
2006 California-2113-UCLA
Medical License
2005 California-2111-UCLA
Medical License
2001 Italy
MD
1992 to 1999 Padua College of Medicine
Pubmed
2017
The evaluation of radiologic methods for access guidance in percutaneous nephrolithotomy: a systematic review of the literature. Scandinavian journal of urology Read it here
2017
Robotic kidney transplantation: one year after the beginning. World journal of urology Read it here
2017
Treatment options and predictive factors for recurrence and cancer-specific mortality in bladder cancer after renal transplantation: A multi-institutional analysis. Actas urologicas espanolas Read it here
2017
Is it possible to stop follow-up of patients with primary T1G3 urothelial carcinoma of the bladder managed with intravesical bacille Calmette-Guérin immunotherapy? World journal of urology Read it here
2017
Early Macrophage Infiltration and Sustained Inflammation in Kidneys From Deceased Donors Are Associated With Long-Term Renal Function. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons Read it here
2017
Robot assisted retroperitoneal lymph-node dissection after adjuvant therapy: different indications. Minerva urologica e nefrologica = The Italian journal of urology and nephrology Read it here
2017
Robotic kidney transplantation: current status and future perspectives. Minerva urologica e nefrologica = The Italian journal of urology and nephrology Read it here
2017
Upper Urinary Tract Urothelial Carcinoma Tumor Seeding along Percutaneous Nephrostomy Track: Case Report and Review of the Literature. Urologia internationalis Read it here
2017
Postoperative management of radical cystectomy. Review of the evidence on the prevention and treatment of urological complications. Actas urologicas espanolas Read it here
2017
Development methodology of the novel Endoscopic stone treatment step 1 (EST s1) training/assessment curriculum. Journal of endourology Read it here
2017
Cytoreductive nephrectomy in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma in the era of targeted therapy: a bibliographic review. World journal of urology Read it here
2017
Correlation Between Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy (Cellvizio<sup>®</sup>) and Histological Grading of Upper Tract Urothelial Carcinoma: A Step Forward for a Better Selection of Patients Suitable for Conservative Management. European urology focus Read it here
2017
The Risk of Tumour Recurrence in Patients Undergoing Renal Transplantation for End-stage Renal Disease after Previous Treatment for a Urological Cancer: A Systematic Review. European urology Read it here
2017
Robot-assisted Kidney Transplantation: The European Experience. European urology Read it here
2017
Live surgery: highly educational or harmful? World journal of urology Read it here
2016
Mortality and flexible ureteroscopy: analysis of six cases. World journal of urology Read it here
2016
The new concept of ureteral access sheath with guidewire disengagement: One wire does it all. World journal of urology Read it here
2016
Off-Clamp Renal Tumourectomy by Retroperitoneoscopy in Posterior Renal Tumours of Medium Complexity (Padua score 8-9). Actas urologicas espanolas Read it here
2016
Robotic-assisted kidney transplantation: our first case. World journal of urology Read it here
2016
Benefits and risks of ureteral access sheaths for retrograde renal access. Current opinion in urology Read it here
2016
International Collaboration in Endourology: Multicenter Evaluation of Prestenting for Ureterorenoscopy. Journal of endourology Read it here
2016
Virtual Reality Simulators for Robot-assisted Surgery. European urology Read it here
2016
Resection of the Intramural Portion of the Distal Ureter during Transurethral Resection of Bladder Tumors: Predictive Factors for Secondary Stenosis and Development of Upper Urinary Tract Recurrence. The Journal of urology Read it here
2016
Renal and Adrenal Minilaparoscopy: A Prospective Multicentric Study. Urology Read it here
2016
Failure of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin therapy in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer: Definition and treatment options. Archivos espanoles de urologia Read it here
2016
[Catheterization after ureteroscopy. Always? never? when?] Archivos espanoles de urologia Read it here
2016
Evaluation of PADUA score as predictor of Warm Ischemia Time (WIT) during Laparoscopic Partial Nephrectomy (LPN). Urologia Read it here
2015
Comparative Analysis of Prostate Volume as a Predictor of Outcome in Prostate Artery Embolization. Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR Read it here
2015
Evaluation of laparoscopic vs robotic partial nephrectomy using the margin, ischemia and complications score system: a retrospective single center analysis. Archivio italiano di urologia, andrologia : organo ufficiale [di] Societa italiana di ecografia urologica e nefrologica Read it here
2015
Thulium laser for the treatment of upper urinary tract carcinoma (UTUC)? Are we there, yet? World journal of urology Read it here
2015
Technical solutions to improve the management of non-muscle-invasive transitional cell carcinoma: summary of a European Association of Urology Section for Uro-Technology (ESUT) and Section for Uro-Oncology (ESOU) expert meeting and current and future perspectives. BJU international Read it here
2015
Laser endoureterotomy and endopyelotomy: an update. World journal of urology Read it here
2015
Mini-laparoscopic live donor nephrectomy with the use of 3-mm instruments and laparoscope. World journal of urology Read it here
2015
Erratum to: Clinical and pathological outcomes of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in native kidneys of patients with end-stage renal disease: a long-term comparative retrospective study with RCC diagnosed in the general population. World journal of urology Read it here
2015
Clinical and pathological outcomes of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in native kidneys of patients with end-stage renal disease: a long-term comparative retrospective study with RCC diagnosed in the general population. World journal of urology Read it here
Professional Associations
Society of Endourology
Member
European Society of Urology
Member
Italian Society of Urology
Member
Spanish Society of Urology
Member
European Society of Urotechnology (ERUT)
Ex oficio Member
European Society of Transplantation in Urology (ESTU)
Associate Board Member
Honors
Best Poster Award: PHI (Prostate Health Index) and %p2PSA for prediction of prostate cancer in men younger than 60 years of age. A nested-case control study from PR0psa Multicentric European Study (PROMEtheuS project).
28th Annual EAU Congress. Milan, Italy. 2013
Best Poster Award: Clinical performance of serum isoform [-2]proPSA (p2PSA) and its derivatives, namely %p2PSA and PHI (Prostate Health Index) in men with family history of prostate cancer. Results from a multicentric European study (PROMEtheuS project).
28th Annual EAU Congress. Milan, Italy. 2013
Best oral communication award: Living donor kidney transplantation. Experience in our center.
Catalan Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting. Barcelona, Spain. 2013
6th Urological Challenge Award.
21st European Urology Forum. Davos, Switzerland. 2012
3rd prize best oral communication: Frozen section of the distal ureter at the time of radical cystectomy: indications based on clinical predictive factors.
Spanish Urology Association Annual Meeting. Vigo, Spain. 2012
Joan Fíguls Award for the best surgical technique video presentation: Retroperitoneal approach for arterial microdissection in partial nephrectomy without ischemia.
Simposi de la Societat Catalana d’Urologia. Girona, Spain. 2012
Best poster presentation: Prone vs Supine PCNL.
26th Annual EAU Congress. Viena, Austria. 2011
Best presentation: Expanded criteria for kidney transplantation.
Simposi de la Societat Catalana d’Urologia. Manresa, Spain. 2009
Best clinical research paper of the year
European Urology 2008
Best poster presentation: Renal tumors: Diagnosis
23rd EAU Annual Congress. Milan, Italy 2008
3rd prize for best poster in kidney cancer.
Western American Association of Urology Meeting 2006
Resident of the year
Padua University 2002
Reviews
Global Review
4.5/5
Pedagogy
4.5/5
Hospitality
4.5 /5
Knowledge aquired
4.5/5
Recommendation
4.5 /5
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Very well run and taught course. Some candidates found it frustrating to share the Pigs...would be ideal if there was one per person.

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