The number of abstract submissions for the 32nd Annual EAU Congress (EAU17) in London reached around 5,000 submissions worldwide based on the initial tally. This number surpassed the abstracts submitted to Munich (EAU16) which totalled 4,414 and the 3,975 abstracts submitted for the 2015 congress held in Madrid.
Submissions came from 84 countries across the globe with a higher number of submitted abstracts originating from Asian countries. In Munich, abstracts came from 77 countries compared to 71 countries recorded for Madrid. There were significant increases in the number of abstracts submitted per topic such as in prostate and renal cancers.
We thank everyone who sent their abstracts for EAU17. Additional details of the abstract submissions will be posted in future updates.