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Textbook of benign prostatic hyperplasia

Author: R S Kirby
Publisher: London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Highlights the link between lower urinary tract symptoms due to BPH and sexual dysfunction; provides a clearer understanding of the molecular mechanisms that underlie abnormal growth patterns; discusses updated medical therapy such as 5a-reductase inhibitor and an a-blocker as the optimum means of relieving symptoms and preventing disease progression; and covers the latest surgical techniques such as laser  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R S Kirby
ISBN: 9781901865554 190186555X
OCLC Number: 48836238
Notes: "A Martin Dunitz book."
Description: xiv, 570 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: 1. Macro-anatomy of the prostate / J. S. Dixon and J. A. Gosling --
2. Embryology and development of the prostate / E. Shapiro and M. S. Steiner --
3. Molecular control of prostatic growth / A. Turkes and K. Griffiths --
4. Molecular aspects of benign prostatic hyperplasia / M. R. Freeman, M. E. Gleave and L. W. K. Chung --
5. Human prostatic adrenoceptors / K.-E. Andersson and M. G. Wyllie --
6. The pathology of benign prostatic hyperplasia / D. G. Bostwick --
7. Bladder responses to obstruction / G. E. Lemack and J. D. McConnell --
8. Molecular genetics of benign prostatic hyperplasia / S. F. Shariat, E. I. Canto and K. M. Slawin --
9. Measuring and assessing BPH in population groups / M. J. Barry --
10. Descriptive epidemiology of benign prostatic hyperplasia / H. A. Guess and C. J. Girman --
11. Etiology of benign prostatic hyperplasia / G. S. Sonke, C. A. Mochtar and L. A. L. M. Kiemeney --
12. Epidemiology of acute urinary retention / K. Thomas and P. Boyle --
13. Natural history of benign prostatic hyperplasia / J. Shah --
14. Evaluating symptoms and functional status / G. S. Adey, M. P. O'Leary and M. J. Barry --
15. Screening for prostate cancer in patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia / D. E. Drachenberg and M. K. Brawer --
16. Flow rate and postvoid residual issues / E. P. Arnold --
17. Urodynamics and benign prostatic hyperplasia / A. E. Te, E. F. Ikeguchi, J. Choi and S. A. Kaplan --
18. Imaging and benign prostatic hyperplasia / D. Rickards --
19. Prostatic needle biopsy in men with BPH : histopathologic interpretation and clinical significance / M. R. Feneley and S. R. J. Bott --
20. Neurologic and neurophysiologic assessment / C. J. Fowler, K. J. O'Malley and R. S. Kirby --
21. Medical management --
watchful waiting / P. Hegarty, J. M. Fitzpatrick and R. C. Bruskewitz --
22. The placebo effect in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia / C. G. Roehrborn --
23. Dutasteride in the treatment of the BPH patient / J. D. McConnell and C. G. Roehrborn --
24. Finasteride in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia / J. D. McConnell --
25. Combination therapy in the treatment of BPH / C. G. Roehrborn --
26. The differential effects of adrenoceptor antagonists on prostate tissue growth / N. Kyprianou --
27. Terazosin in the treatment of obstruction of the lower urinary tract / M. Brawer and J. M. Fitzpatrick --
28. Doxazosin in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia / R. S. Kirby --
29. Alfuzosin / A. Jardin --
30. Tamsulosin / C. R. Chapple --
31. Phytotherapeutic agents in the treatment of LUTS and BPH / K. Dreikorn and J. M. Fitzpatrick --
32. Uroselectivity revisited / K.-E. Andersson and M. G. Wyllie --
33. Surgical interventions for BPH / J. Shah and C. G. Roehrborn --
34. Transurethral laser prostatectomy / B. S. Stein --
35. Transurethral needle ablation (TUNA) for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia / C. C. Schulman and A. R. Zlotta --
36. Interstitial laser therapy for benign prostatic hyperplasia / T. McNicholas --
37. Transurethral microwave thermotherapy / S. St. Clair Carter and A. Tubaro --
38. Temporary stents / J. Nordling --
39. The impact of BPH on sexual function / C. C. Carson.
Responsibility: edited by Roger S. Kirby [and others].


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