Books by Subject

Urology

  • 2012 Springer
    edited by Simon Bott, Uday Patel, Bob Djavan, Peter R. Caroll.
    Introduction -- The Production of Radiological and Histopathological Images -- Kidneys and Ureters -- The Adrenal -- The Retroperitoneum -- The Bladder -- The Prostate -- The Testes and Their Adnexae -- The Penis -- Urodynamics.
  • 2013 Springer
    Thomas J. Polascik, editor.
    Imaging and Focal Therapy of Early Prostate Cancer evaluates the scientific evidence for the evolving trend to treat low to intermediate risk, clinically localized prostate cancer in a focally ablative manner with novel gland-preserving, focal therapy methods. Various ablative devices such as high intensity focused ultrasound, irreversible electroporation, photodynamic therapy, cryotherapy and laser ablation, among others, are discussed in regard to their strengths and limitations as a therapeutic modality. Emphasis is placed on tumor stage shift towards early stage disease with an increase in unilateral versus bilateral cancers validated by final pathology assessment of large prostatectomy series. Current and new approaches to image cancer foci within the prostate (3-Dimensional contrast-enhanced transrectal ultrasonography, multiparametric magnetic resonance image with spectroscopy, ETC) are presented along with biopsy techniques to map prostate cancer. Patient selection, treatment strategy, outcomes and safety concerns that may provide acceptable cancer control and improved quality of life for patients are all covered in detail. Written by experts in the field and lavishly illustrated with detailed line-art and photographs, Imaging and Focal Therapy of Early Prostate Cancer is a resourceful volume beneficial to practitioners specializing in the treatment and management of prostate cancer.
  • 2012 Springer
    Steve Payne, Ian Eardley, Kieran O'Flynn, editors.
    Part 1. Imaging: Radiology -- Principles of X-Ray Production and Radiation Protection / Christopher T. L. Wilkinson -- How to Perform a Clinical Radiograph and Use a C-Arm / Christopher T. L. Wilkinson -- Contrast Agents / Paul M. Taylor -- How to Do an IVU / Paul M. Taylor -- Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DXA) / Richard Whitehouse -- The Physics of Ultrasound / Paul M. Taylor -- How to Ultrasound a Suspected Renal Mass / Michael J. Weston -- How to Ultrasound a Painful Testis and a Testicular Mass / Michael J. Weston -- How to Perform a Transrectal Ultrasound Scan and Prostate Biopsy / Fady Youssef and John B. Anderson -- How to Manage a Hydronephrotic Kidney / Michael J. Weston -- Principles of Computed Tomography (CT) / Catherine O'Dwyer -- How to Do a CT Urogram (CTU) / Paul M. Taylor -- How to Do a CT in a Patient with Presumed Upper Tract Trauma / Jonathan Smith -- Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) / Jonathan Smith -- How to Do an MRI of the Pelvis / Jonathan Smith -- Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA) / Kieran O'Flynn -- Vascular Embolisation Techniques in Urology / Alistair Cowie. Part 2. Imaging: Nuclear Medicine -- Radionuclides and Their Uses in Urology / Richard Lawson -- Counting and Imaging in Nuclear Medicine / Richard Lawson -- Principles of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scanning / Heather A. Williams -- How to Do a Renogram / Mary Prescott -- How to Do a Diuresis Renogram / Mary Prescott -- How to Do a DMSA Scan / Jackie James -- How to Do a Radioisotope Glomerular Filtration Rate Study / Richard Lawson -- How to Do a Bone Scan / Mary Prescott -- How to Do a Transplant Renogram / Mary Prescott -- Dynamic Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Penile Cancer / Hussain M. Alnajjar and Nicholas A. Watkin -- Part 3. Technology: Diagnostic -- Urinalysis / David G. Ross -- Principles of Urine Microscopy and Microbiological Culture / Chinari P. K. Subudhi -- Measurement of Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR) / Stephen Brown -- Metabolic Assessment of Urinary Tract Stones / Adrian D. Joyce -- Principles of Pressure Measurement / Ian Pearce -- Principles of Measurement of Urinary Flow / Richard Napier-Hemy -- How to Carry Out a Videocystometrogram (VCMG) / Alexander Springer, Ian Eardley and Ramnath Subramaniam -- The Whitaker Test / Jeremy Oates and Kieran O'Flynn -- Sphincter Electromyography (EMG) / Katherine E. Burnett and Christopher D. Betts -- Tumour Markers / Richard Khafagy and William Cross -- Urine Cytology / William Cross and Richard Khafagy -- Histopathological Processing, Staining, and Immuno-histochemistry / Lorna McWilliam. Part 4. Technology: Operative -- Principles of Urological Endoscopes / Luke Gordon -- Rigid Endoscope Design / Luke Gordon -- Light Sources, Light Leads, and Camera Systems / Stuart N. Lloyd and Adrian D. Joyce -- Peripherals for Endoscopic Use / Stuart N. Lloyd and Steve Payne -- Peripherals for Laparoscopic Use / Andrew Sinclair -- Peripherals for Mechanical Stone Manipulation / Karyee Chow -- Contact Lithotripters / Steve Payne -- Endoscopic Use of Laser Energy / Omar Al Kadhi and Tev Aho -- Double J Stents and Nephrostomy / Steve Payne -- Urinary Catheters, Design, and Usage / Dave Shackley -- Prostatic and Urethral Stents / Ian Eardley -- Urological Prosthetics / Duncan J. Summerton and Ian Eardley -- Meshes in Stress Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse / Neil Harris -- Biological Meshes / Ian Eardley, Giulio Garaffa and David J. Ralph -- Principles of Tissue Transfer in Urology / Giulio Garaffa, David J. Ralph and Ian Eardley -- Theatre Design and Patient Safety / Pat McHugh and Steve Payne -- Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) Prevention / Pat McHugh -- Principles of Decontamination / Geoff J. H. Sjogren and Ralph Beard -- Operative Tissue Destruction / Steve Payne -- Sutures and Clips / Derek Fawcett -- Monopolar Diathermy / Kieran O'Flynn -- Bipolar Diathermy / Kieran O'Flynn -- Alternatives to Electrosurgery / Adrian D. Joyce -- Haemostatic Agents, Sealants, and Adhesives / Ian Eardley -- Irrigation Fluids and Their Hazards / Stuart N. Lloyd -- Insufflants and Their Hazards / Stephen Bromage and Andrew Sinclair -- Laparoscopic Ports / Ben Sherwood and Dan Burke -- Setting up a Robot / Ben Sherwood and Dan Burke. Part 5. Technology: Interventional -- Neuromodulation by Sacral Nerve Stimulation / Cecile Tawadros, Katherine E. Burnett and Christopher D. Betts -- Principles of Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy (ESWL) / Richard Napier-Hemy and Steve Payne -- How to Carry Out Shockwave Lithotripsy / David G. Ross -- Prostatic Hyperthermia / Ian Pearce -- Ablative Therapies: High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU), Cryotherapy, and Radio-Frequency Ablation (RFA) / Stephen Brown -- Principles of Radiotherapy / John P. Logue -- Electro-Motive Drug Administration (EMDA) / Vijay Sangar -- Part 6. Technology of Renal Failure -- Principles of Renal Replacement Therapy (RRT) / Colin D. Short -- Principles of Peritoneal Dialysis / Philip A. Kalra -- Haemodialysis / Rosie Donne -- Principles of Renal Transplantation / Neil R. Parrott -- Part 7. Assessment of Technology -- Randomised Controlled Trials (RCTs) / Kieran O'Flynn -- Health Technology Assessment / Robert Pickard, Michael Drinnan and Luke Vale.
  • 2010 Springer
    Uday Patel.
    Part 1. The Bladder -- The Normal Bladder -- Imaging Modalities Used for Assessment of the Bladder -- Congenital Anomalies of the Bladder -- Intraluminal Abnormalities of the Bladder -- Abnormalities of the Bladder Wall or Mural Abnormalities -- Staging of Bladder Cancer -- Abnormal Bladder Contour or Size -- Functional Abnormalities of the Bladder -- Part 2. The Urethra -- The Normal Urethra -- Congenital Anomalies of the Urethra -- Intraluminal Abnormalities and Filling Defects of the Urethra -- Intrinsic Abnormalities of the Urethral Wall -- Lower Urinary Tract Trauma -- Neoplasms of the Urethra.
  • 2009 Springer
    Jean J.M.C.H. de la Rosette, Michael J. Manyak, Mukesh G. Harisinghani, Hessel Wijkstra, editors ; forewords by Peter L. Choyke and John M. Fitzpatrick.
  • 2014 Springer
    Vladimir M. Builov.
    1. Diagnostics of pelvicalyceal diverticula -- 2. Diagnostics of ureteral diverticula -- Diagnostic Imaging of urinary bladder diverticula -- 4. Urethral diverticula -- Appendix.
  • 2009 Springer
    Lucio Olivetti, Luigi Grazioli, editors.
  • 2014 Springer
    Ernst Rainer Weissenbacher.
    Fundamentals of immunology: Concepts of innate and specific immunity -- Mucosal immunology -- General immunology of the genital tract: Distinct features of the genital mucosal tissue -- Functions and regulation of innate immune responses in the human reproductive tract -- Functions and regulation of adaptive humoral and cell-mediated immunity in the female genital tract -- Immunization studies -- Immunology of menstruation {u2013} menstruation as an inflammatory process -- Immunology of genital tract infections: Viral infections of the genital tract -- Bacterial infections of the genital tract -- Candidiasis -- Trichomoniasis -- Immunology in reproductive medicine: Immunology of pregnancy -- Immunologic infertility -- Immunocontraceptive approaches.
  • 2013 Springer
    György Kovács, Peter Hoskin, editors.
    Prostate brachytherapy has been the subject of heated debate among surgeons and the proponents of the various brachytherapy methods. This very first interdisciplinary book on the subject provides a comprehensive overview of innovations in low dose rate (LDR), high dose rate (HDR), and pulsed dose rate (PDR) interstitial brachytherapy for the management of local or locally advanced prostate cancer. In addition to detailed chapters on patient selection and the use of imaging in diagnostics, treatment guidance, and implantation control, background chapters are included on related medical physics issues such as treatment planning and quality assurance. The results obtained with the different treatment options and the difficult task of salvage treatment are fully discussed. All chapters have been written by internationally recognized experts in their fields who for more than a decade have formed the teaching staff responsible for the successful GEC-ESTRO/EAU Prostate Brachytherapy Teaching Course. This book will be invaluable in informing residents and others of the scientific background and potential of modern prostate brachytherapy. It will also prove a useful source of up-to-date information for those who specialize in prostate brachytherapy or intend to start an interstitial brachytherapy service.
  • 2006 Springer
    S. Baba, Y. Ono (eds.).
  • 2014 Springer
    edited by Alexander S. Yevzlin, Arif Asif, Loay Salman.
    1. Pre-operative Evaluation -- History -- 2. Pre-operative Evaluation -- Physical Examination -- 3. Admission After Intervention -- When and Why -- 4. Communicating Effectively for Interventional Nephrologists -- 5. Anticoagulants and Thrombolytics -- 6. Non-invasive Screening and Testing for PAD in CKD patients -- 7. Overview of PAD Treatment in the CKD Population: Indications, Medical Strategies, and Endovascular Techniques -- 8. Unconventional Venous Access: Percutaneous Translumbar and Transhepatic Venous Access for Hemodialysis -- 9. Approach to a Non-Functioning Catheter -- 10. Approach to the Infected Catheter -- 11. Approach to a Patient Referred for Vascular Mapping -- 12. Approach to Arteriovenous Access -- 13. Approach to a Patient with Non-maturing AV Fistula -- 14. Approach to an Arteriovenous Access with Hyperpulsatile Pulse -- 15. Approach to an Arteriovenous Access with a Faint Thrill -- 16. Approach to an Arteriovenous Access with No Thrill, Bruit, or Pulse -- 17. Approach to Patient with Arteriovenous Access Presenting with Hand Pain -- 18. Central Vein Stenosis -- 19. Approach to a Patient with Pseudoaneurysm -- 20. Approach to Chest Pain During Dialysis -- 21. Approach to Cyanotic Digits and Hand Paresis -- 22. Approach to an Abnormal Surveillance Measurement -- 23. Arterial Stenosis Affecting Arteriovenous Fistulae and Grafts in Hemodialysis Patients: Approach to Diagnosis and Management -- 24. Approach to the Patient with Suspected Renal Artery Stenosis -- 25. Vascular Injury During Interventions -- 26. Pulmonary Embolism Associated with Dialysis Access Procedure -- 27. Stent Migration -- 28. Foreign Body Retrieval -- 29. Contrast and Medication Allergic Reactions -- 30. The Management of Serious Adverse Events Associated with Interventional Procedures -- 31. Preoperative Evaluation of a Patient for Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter -- Operative Considerations for Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter -- Approach to a Patient with Visceral Perforation.
  • 2016 Springer
    Ardeshir R. Rastinehad, David N. Siegel, editors ; Peter A. Pinto, Bradford J. Wood, associate editors.
    History of Invasive Radiology -- Imaging the Urinary Tract: Fundamentals of Ultrasound, Computed Tomography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging -- Image Fusion Principles: Theory -- Prostate Imaging -- Imaging of Benign Prostatic Conditions -- Transrectal Ultrasound of the Prostate -- Fusion Guided Prostate Biopsy -- Template Mapping Biopsies: An Overview of Technique and Results -- Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound (CEUS) and Elastographic imaging -- High Intensity Focused Ultrasound for Prostate Cancer -- Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy -- IRE for Prostate Cancer -- Cryotherapy for Prostate Cancer -- Radiation Therapy: Brachytherapy -- Selective Arterial Prostatic Embolization (SAPE) -- BPH Embolization -- Treatments for Benign Conditions of the Prostate Gland -- Kidney Imaging -- Renal Mass Biopsy -- Urinary Diversion and Drainage -- Renal Ablations -- Renal Angiography and Embolization -- Nutcracker Syndrome -- Renal Artery Stenosis -- Hemorrhagic Cystitis -- Endovascular Management of Priapism and Erectile Dysfunction -- Adrenal Imaging -- Adrenal Interventions -- Varicocele and Pelvic Congestion Syndrome -- Retroperitoneal Biopsy: Indications and Imaging Approach.
  • 2007 Springer
    PierFrancesco Bassi, Francesco Pagano, editors.
  • 2007 Springer
    Culley C. Carson.
  • 2015 Springer
    Li-Jen Wang.
    This book presents a wealth of images of the different diseases and conditions encountered in the field of uroradiology with the aim of enabling the reader to recognize lesions, to interpret them appropriately, and to make correct diagnoses. The images have been selected because they depict typical or classic findings and provide a route to lesion recognition that is superior to memorization of descriptions. The imaging modalities represented include CT, CT angiography, CT urography, MRI, MRA, MRU, diffusion-weighted MRI and ADC mapping, dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI, sonography, conventional angiography, excretory urography, retrograde pyelography, cystography, urethrography, and voiding cystourethrography. For each depicted case, important imaging features are highlighted and key points identified in brief accompanying descriptions. Readers will find that the book provides excellent guidance in the selection of imaging modalities and facilitates diagnosis. It will be an ideal ready source of information on key imaging features of urinary tract diseases for medical students, residents, fellows, and physicians handling these diseases.
  • 2015 Springer
    Urs E. Studer, editor.
    This book provides clear guidance on how to achieve excellent functional results and avoid failures when performing cystectomy and orthotopic bladder substitution. The opening sections present helpful checklists relating to patient selection, preoperative management, the procedures themselves, intraoperative measures, postoperative management, and actions to be taken in the event of various symptoms and complications. The remainder of the book focuses in detail on a variety of specific points of interest such as how and why to attempt a nerve-sparing cystectomy, the role of pelvic lymph node dissection, physical and physiological considerations relevant to reservoir construction, metabolic consequences of the incorporation of bowel into the urinary tract, preservation of renal function, and quality of life issues. The information provided may not only be instrumental to urologists, but also to specialized health care professionals, as well as the concerned patients.
  • 2016 Springer
    Donna E. Hansel, Christopher J. Kane, Gladell P. Paner, Sam S. Chang, editors.
    Embryology, Anatomy and Histology of the Kidney -- Polycystic Kidney Disease -- Non-Neoplastic Disease Presenting as a Renal Lesion -- Overview and Staging of Renal Neoplasms -- Conventional Forms of Renal Neoplasia -- Familial Forms of Renal Cell Carcinoma and Associated Syndromes -- Translocation-Associated Carcinoma -- Collecting Duct Carcinoma and Renal Medullary Carcinoma -- Emerging and Recently Described Subtypes of Renal Carcinoma -- Non-Epithelial Renal Neoplasms of the Adult Kidney -- Pediatric Renal Neoplasms -- Glomerular Disease -- Non-Neoplastic Kidney Diseases in the Setting of a Renal Mass.
  • 2011 Springer
    edited by Daniel A. Shoskes, T.R. Srinivas.
    The Immune response to transplanted organs / William M. Baldwin III, Anna Valujskikh, Peter N. Lalli, and Robert L. Fairchild -- The Histocompatibility laboratory in clinical transplantation / Diane J. Pidwell and Peter N. Lalli -- Immunosuppressive therapy in kidney and pancreas transplantation / George Thomas, Saul Nurko, and Titte R. Srinivas -- Clinical pharmacologic principles and immunosuppression / Patricia West-Thielke and Bruce Kaplan -- Pathology of kidney and pancreas transplantation / Lillian Gaber and Byron P. Croker -- Design, conduct, and report of clinical trials of immunosuppressive regimens in solid organ transplantation / Agnes Costello and D. Scott Batty, Jr. -- Outcomes of kidney and pancreas transplantation / Titte R. Srinivas, Herwig-Ulf Meier-Kriesche, and Jesse D. Schold -- Medical and surgical evaluation of the adult kidney transplant candidate / Richard A. Fatica, Stuart M. Flechner, and Titte R. Srinivas -- Selection and preparation of the pancreas transplant recipient / Ho-Yee Tiong and Venkatesh Krishnamurthi -- Kidney transplant recipient surgery / Daniel A. Shoskes -- Issues and surgical techniques to expand the pool of kidneys available for transplantation / Charles S. Modlin III and Charles S. Modlin, Jr. -- Pancreas transplantation: surgical techniques / Alvin C. Wee and Venkatesh Krishnamurthi -- Laparoscopic living kidney donation / Wesley M. White and Jihad H. Kaouk -- Perioperative and anesthetic management in kidney and pancreas transplantation management / Jerome F. O'Hara Jr. and Samuel A. Irefin -- Surgical complications after kidney transplantation / Stuart M. Flechner -- Urological complications after kidney transplantation / Islam A. Ghoneim and Daniel A. Shoskes -- Medical management of kidney transplant recipients / Vidya Vootukuru and Brian Stephany -- Infectious complications: prevention and management / Robin K. Avery, Michelle Lard, and Titte R Srinivas -- Living kidney donation: pre- and post-donation evaluation and management / Jonathan Taliercio and Emilio D. Poggio -- Psychology, quality of life and rehabilitation after kidney and pancreas transplantation / Kathy L. Coffman -- Kidney allocation system for deceased donor kidneys in the United States / Islam A. Ghoneim and David A. Goldfarb -- Ethics of transplantation / David A. Goldfarb and Jerome F. O'Hara, Jr. -- World wide long-term (20-40 years) renal transplant outcomes and classification of long-term patient and allograft survivals / William E. Braun, Sankar Navaneethan, and Deborah Protiva -- Quantitative aspects of clinical reasoning: measuring endpoints and performance / Jesse D. Schold -- The Business of transplantation / Art Thomson.
  • 2014 Springer
    Aftab S. Chishti, Shumyle Alam, Stefan G. Kiessling, editors.
    Embryology of the Urinary Tract -- Normal Development of Renal Function of the Newborn -- Fluid and Electrolytes in the Newborn -- Special Considerations -- Tools for the Assessment of Renal Function in the Newborn -- Oral and Parenteral Nutrition of the Newborn with Urinary Tract Disease -- Fetal Urology -- Imaging of the Urinary Tract in Newborns -- Urinary Tract Infections -- Hydronephrosis -- Posterior Urethral Valves -- Prune Belly Syndrome -- Structural Abnormalities of the External Genitalia and Urinary Tract -- Structural Abnormalities of the kidney and Ureter -- Neonatal Tumors involving the Urinary Tract -- Cystic Kidney Disease -- Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome -- Acute Kidney Injury -- Renal Replacement Therapy in the Neonate -- Neonatal Hypertension -- Electrolyte Abnormalities in the Newborn.
  • 2012 Springer Protocols
    edited by Odyssé Michos.
    Dissecting and culturing and imaging the mouse urogenital system / Paul N. Riccio and Odyssé Michos -- In vitro culture of embryonic kidney rudiments and isolated ureteric buds / Xing Zhang, Kevin T. Bush, and Sanjay K. Nigam -- In vitro induction of nephrogenesis in mouse metanephric mesenchyme with lithium introduction and ureteric bud recombination / Kimmo Halt and Seppo Vainio -- Live imaging of the developing mouse mesonephros / David Grote, Michael Marcotte, and Maxime Bouchard -- Organotypic culture of the urogenital tract / Ekaterina Batourina [and others] -- Live imaging kidney development in zebrafish / Aleksandr Vasilyev and Iain A. Drummond -- Analysis of 3D branching pattern: Hematoxylin and eosin method / Sunder Sims-Lucas -- Three-dimensional imaging of fetal mouse kidneys / Deborah Hyink -- Analysis of native kidney structures in three dimensions / Kieran M. Short and Ian M. Smyth -- Estimating nephron number in the developing kidney using the physical disector/fractionator combination / Luise A. Cullen-McEwen [and others] -- An immunofluorescence method to analyze the proliferation status of individual nephron segments in the Xenopus pronephric kidney / Daniel Romaker, Bo Zhang, and Oliver Wessely -- Dissociation of embryonic kidney followed by re-aggregation as a method for chimeric analysis / Jamie A. Davies [and others] -- Analysis of migration in primary ureteric bud epithelial cells / Satu Kuure -- Investigating primary cilia in cultured metanephric mesenchymal cells / Lijun Chi and Norman Rosenblum -- Making immortalized cell lines from embryonic mouse kidney / Guanping Tai, Peter Hohenstein, and Jamie A. Davies -- Engineered tissues to quantify collective cell migration during morphogenesis / Sriram Manivannan, Jason P. Gleghorn, and Celeste M. Nelson -- Access and use of the GUDMAP database of genitourinary development / Jamies A. Davies [and others] -- Isolation of high quality RNA from embryonic kidney and cells / Shifaan Thowfeequ and Odyssé Michos -- Laser capture / S. Steven Potter and Eric W. Brunskill -- Use of in situ hybridization to examine gene expression in the embryonic, neonatal, and adult urogenital system / Bree A. Rumballe [and others] -- Detection of [beta]-galactosidase activity: X-gal staining / Sally F. Burn -- Fluorescent immunolabeling of embryonic kidney samples / Christina Debrián -- Immunohistochemical staining of dpERK staining during early kidney development / Xuan Chi and Odyssé Michos -- Sensing BMP pathway activity by immune detection of phosphorylated R-smad proteins in mouse embryonic kidney / Javier Lopez-Rios -- Analysis of in vivo transcription factor recruitment by chromatin immunoprecipitation of mouse embryonic kidney / Claire Heliot and Silvia Cereghini -- siRNA-mediated RNA interference in embryonic kidney organ culture / Jamie A. Davies and Mathieu Unbekandt -- Morpholino-mediated gene knockdown in mammalian organ culture / Alda Tufro -- Microinjection into the lumen of the ureteric tree / Christina Cebrián -- Renal delivery of adenovirus and antisense oligonucleotides in rats by retrograde renal vein injection / Guadalupe Ortiz-Muñoz [and others] -- Estimating total nephron number in the adult kidney using the physical disector/fractionator combination / Luise A. Cullen-McEwen, Rebecca N. Douglas-Denton, and John F. Bertram -- Assessing urinary tract defects in mice: methods to detect the presence of vesicoureteric reflux and urinary tract obstruction / Inga J. Murawski, Christine L. Watt, and Indra R. Gupta -- Ischemia-reperfusion injury of the mouse kidney / Leif Oxburgh and Mark P. de Caestecker -- Variable partial unilateral ureteral obstruction and its release in the neonatal and adult mouse / Barbara A. Thornhill and Robert L. Chevalier -- Urinary diversion via cutaneous vesicostomy in the megabladder mouse / Ashley R. Carpenter [and others] -- Ultrasound imaging of the murine kidney / Ashley R. Carpenter [and others].
  • 2014 Springer
    Gavino Faa, Vassilios Fanos, editors.
    This volume provides a comprehensive, state-of-the art review in the field of experimental and human nephrogenesis. The book reviews new data on the effects on kidney development by neonatal asphyxia, obstructive uropathies, nephrotoxic drugs, malnutrition, underfeeding, overfeeding, and provides all possible preventive measures to ensure the well-being of the kidney at birth. The book also discusses the possible implications between renal development and the insurgence of kidney disease in adult life, and the correlation with renal carcinogenesis. Written by well recognized experts in their fields, Kidney Development in Renal Pathology is a valuable tool for pathologists, neonatologists, nephrologists, gynecologists, and researchers with an interest in kidney diseases.
  • 2012 Springer
    Leopold G Koss, Rana S. Hoda.
    Indication, Collection, and Laboratory Processing of Cytologic Samples -- The Cellular and Acellular Components of the Urinary Sediment -- The Cytologic Makeup of the Urinary Sediment According to the Collection Technique -- Cytologic Manifestations of Benign Disorders Affecting Cells of the Lower Urinary Tract -- Tumors and Related Conditions of the Bladder and Lower Urinary Tract -- Urine-Based Assays Complementing Cytologic Examination in the Detection of Urothelial Neoplasm.
  • 2011 Springer
    Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg, Ingolf A. Türk, Evangelos N. Liatsikos (editors).
    Upper Urinary Tract (Kidney, Ureter and Adrenal Gland) / Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg, Rowan Casey, Jens Mondry, Minh Do and Anja Dietel, et al. -- Lympadenectomy / Ingolf A. Türk, Rowan Casey, Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg, Panagiotis Kallidonis and Minh Do, et al. -- Urinary Bladder and Prostate / Thilo Schwalenberg, Jochen Neuhaus, Panagiotis Kallidonis, Evangelos N. Liatsikos and Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg, et al. -- Paediatric Urology / Holger Till, Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg and Ulrike Waldschmidt -- Miscellaneous / Jens-Uwe Stolzenburg, Evangelos N. Liatsikos, Thilo Schwalenberg, Tim Häfner and Minh Do, et al.
  • 2009 Springer
    by Bertrand Guillonneau, Inderbir S. Gill, Günter Janetschek, Ingolf A. Tuerk.
  • 2005 Springer
    Jean J.M.C.H. de la Rosette, Inderbir S. Gill, editors.
  • 2012 Springer
    Joan C. Vilanova, Antonio Luna, Pablo R. Ros (editors).
    This introduction to genitourinary and pelvic radiology is a further volume in the Learning Imaging series. Written in a case-based format, the book is subdivided into ten chapters: kidney; adrenal gland; urinary bladder, collecting system and urethra; prostate and seminal vesicles; scrotum; obstetrics; uterus; cervix and vagina; adnexa and retroperitoneum. Genitourinary radiology has undergone a tremendous change owing to advances in ultrasound, CT and MRI that have redefined our understanding of genitourinary and pelvic pathology. Each chapter includes an introduction and ten case studies with illustrations and comments from anatomical, physiopathological and radiological standpoints and with bibliographic recommendations. Learning Genitourinary and Pelvic Imaging will be of value for radiologists, radiology residents, medical students and anybody else working in genitourinary and pelvic pathology.Learning Imaging is a unique case-based series for those in professional education in general and for physicians in particular.
  • 2003 CRCnetBASE
    editors, Stephanie R. De Vriese, Armand B. Christophe.
  • 2013 Springer
    Alberto Rosenblatt, Homero Gustavo de Campos Guidi, Walter Belda, Jr.
    Part 1. Fundamentals -- Embryology and Functional Anatomy of the Male External Genitalia -- Diagnosis -- Fundamentals in Dermatopathology -- Part 2. Non-Infectious Inflammatory Disorders of the Male Genitalia -- Eczematous Dermatoses -- Papulosquamous Dermatoses -- Ulcerative Dermatoses -- Vesicobullous Dermatoses -- Granulomatous Dermatoses -- Part 3. Infectious Disorders of the Male Genitalia -- Nonsexually Transmitted Infections -- Sexually Transmitted Infections -- Part 4. Benign Specialized Disorders of the Male Genitalia -- Pigmentary Lesions/Pigmentary Skin Changes -- Cystic, Nodular, and Papular Lesions -- Vascular Lesions -- Miscellaneous Benign Disorders -- Part 5. Systemic Diseases and the Male External Genitalia -- Systemic Disorders Affecting the Genital Skin -- Part 6. Premalignant and Malignant Disorders of the Male Genitalia -- Premalignant Lesions of the Penis -- Squamous Cell Carcinoma and Secondary Tumors of the Penis and Scrotum -- Nonsquamous Malignant Neoplasms of the Penis and Scrotum.
  • 2014 Springer
    Stefan S. du Plessis, Ashok Agarwal, Edmund S. Sabanegh, Jr, editors.
  • 2014 Wiley
    edited by Steven A. Kaplan, Kevin T. McVary.
    Etiology and pathogenesis / Robert H. Getzenberg and Prakash Kulkarni -- Lower urinary tract symptoms and benign prostatic hyperplasia : epidemiology, correlates, and risk factors / Raymond C. Rosen and Benjamin N. Breyer -- Clinical assessment and diagnosis of lower urinary tract dysfunction (LUTD) : United States / Christopher P. Filson and John T. Wei -- Clinical assessment and diagnosis of LUTS/BPH : Europe / Stavros Gravas and Jean J.M.C.H. de la Rosette -- Clinical assessment and diagnosis of LUTS/BPH : primary care / Matt T. Rosenberg, John Riley, and Marty M. Miner -- Watchful waiting / Reginald Bruskewitz -- Alpha-adrenergic antagonists for lower urinary symptoms secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia / Nathaly Francois, Raunak D. Patel, Kevin T. McVary -- 5-Alpha reductase inhibitors (5-ARIs) / Claudius, Füllhase, and Roberto Soler -- Anti-muscarinics / Nadir I. Osman and Christopher R. Chapple -- The use of PDE-5 inhibitors in the treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia / Casey Lythgoe and Kevin T. McVary -- Combination medical therapy for male LUTS / Claus G. Roehrborn -- Complementary therapy / Aaron E Katz and Anne Darves-Bornoz -- Open simple prostatectomy / Annika Herlemann, Matthias Oelke, and Christian Gratzke -- Minimally invasive therapies / Mauro Gacci, Matteo Salvi, and Arcangelo Sebastianelli -- Holmium laser therapy / Peter Gilling -- Greenlight laser therapy / Alexis E. Te and Bilal Chughtai -- Monopolar and bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate / Aaron M. Bernie and Richard Lee.
  • 2014 Springer
    Christopher R. Chapple, Andrea Tubaro, editors.
    Male LUTS/BPH Made Easy is an up-to-date comprehensive reference on the management of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) due to Benign Prostatic Enlargement (BPE), which incorporates all of the key issues in the field of management of male lower urinary tract symptoms and benign prostatic disease. Male LUTS/BPH Made Easy aims to update the reader on the most current treatments and assist in clinical decision making based on the latest evidence.
  • 2006 Springer
    edited by John J. Mulcahy.
    Normal anatomy and physiology / Paul Milhoua, Daniel Lowe, and Arnold Melman -- Epidemiology of erectile dysfunction / Ridwan Shabsigh -- Cardiac issues related to erectile dysfunction / Thorsten Reffelmann and Robert A. Kloner -- How a primary care clinician approaches erectile dysfunction / Richard Sadovsky and Kevin Custis -- Psychological aspects related to erectile dysfunction / Michael A. Perelman -- Hormonal evaluation and treatment / Jeremy P.W. Heaton and Alvaro Morales -- Radical prostatectomy and other pelvic surgeries: effects on erectile function / Muammer Kendirici, Jeffrey Bejma, Wayne J.G. Hellstrom -- Drugs that affect male sexual function / Benjamin K. Yang and Craig F. Donnatucci -- Neurogenic sexual dysfunction in men and women / Kazem M. Azadozoi and Mike B. Siroky -- Female sexual dysfunction / Irwin Goldstein -- Evaluation of the patient with erectile dysfunction / Jeffrey C. LaRochelle and Laurence A. Levine -- Oral therapy for erectile dysfunction / Raymond W. Pak and Gregory A. Broderick -- Intracavernosal injection with vasoactive agents / Alice K. Tsao and Ajay Nehra -- Topical and intra-urethral therapy / John C. Hairston, Edguardo Becher, and Kevin T. McVary -- Vacuum erection devices / Hunter Wessells -- Penile implants / Steven K. Wilson and John J. Mulcahy -- Peyronie's disease: history and medical therapy / J. Slade Hubbard and Culley C. Carson -- Peyronie's disease: surgical therapy / Gerald H. Jordan -- Vascular surgery for erectile dysfunction / William O. Brant ... [et al.] -- Priapism / Lawrence S. Hakim -- Ejaculatory disorders / Chris G. McMahon -- Gene therapy for erectile dysfunction / Thomas R. Magee, Jacob Rajfer, and Nestor F. Gonzalez-Cavidad.
  • 2015 Springer
    Giulio Del Popolo, Donatella Pistolesi, Vincenzo Li Marzi, editors.
    This book aims to offer a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of male stress urinary incontinence that will serve as a useful tool and reference for urologists, andrologists, physiotherapists, general practitioners, and nurses. Detailed information is provided on diagnostic workup, including clinical assessment and the role of urodynamic evaluations and other instrumental examinations, and on the full range of potential treatments, from conservative and pharmacological interventions to surgical options. In addition to careful descriptions of the surgical procedures themselves, clear advice is given on the management of iatrogenic complications of incontinence surgery. Helpful treatment algorithms and recommendations offer further practical support. Relevant background knowledge is provided in expert reviews of topics such as the functional anatomy of the male pelvis and the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and classification of male urinary incontinence.
  • 2015 Springer
    Badrinath R. Konety, Sam S. Chang, editors.
    This book provides a single, comprehensive reference source that incorporates the epidemiology, natural history, and the latest genetic and molecular biological findings of bladder cancer. This book discusses the diagnostic and staging evaluation of both non-muscle invasive and invasive bladder cancer and incorporates the new findings on markers for the diagnosis of bladder cancer. Risk stratified treatment of non-muscle invasive bladder cancer including various approaches to intravesical therapy are reviewed. Current guideline-based approaches to management and new data regarding diagnosis and prognostication of muscle invasive bladder cancer is analyzed and summarized. This book covers the application of chemotherapy for muscle invasive and advanced disease. The evidence-based application of multimodality therapy is highlighted. Gaps in current knowledge and important areas for clinical research are highlighted. Authored by experts in their respective fields, Management of Bladder Cancer: A Comprehensive Text with Clinical Scenarios serves as an easy and complete reference source for clinicians, researchers, individuals in training, allied health professionals and medical students in the fields of Urology, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Basic and Translational Science and Epidemiology.
  • 2014 Springer
    Fred Saad, Mario A. Eisenberger, editors.
    This volume provides new data about the molecular biology of CRPC and a review of the definition, staging and prognostic factors that define CRPC. The book features an in-depth review of proven therapeutic options, including bone-targeted therapies, immunotherapy, chemotherapy and hormonal based therapies. Combination therapy as well as novel targeted approaches presently under investigation are also reviewed. The text provides up-to-date guidelines and algorithms for the management of CRPC based on international guidelines presently available as well as evidence-based medicine. As a concise yet comprehensive summary of the current status of the field, Management of Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer serves as a very useful resource for physicians and researchers dealing with this challenging malignancy.
  • 2007 Springer
    Culley C. Carson, John D. Dean.
  • 2015 Springer
    Carlo Trombetta, Giovanni Liguori, Michele Bertolotto, editors.
    This book is especially focused on the surgical aspect on Gender Dysphoria. Male to female surgery is widely discussed as well as the female to male conversion. Full information on hormone administration and surgical procedures are provided. Mental health issues are also described, as well as ethics, the law and psychosocial issues. The text is extensively referenced and includes numerous photos, tables and figures to clearly illustrate information. Based on collaboration between international experts in transgender health, this book is an essential guide for health care professionals, educators, students, patients and patients? families concerning the psychological, hormonal, surgical and social support of transgender individuals.
  • 2014 Springer
    Daniel J. Culkin, editor.
    Management of Penile Cancer provides a comprehensive and state-of-the-art overview of the major issues specific to the field of penile cancer. The sections of the book are structured to review the overall scope of issues of penile cancer, including diagnosis and staging, surgical approaches, and the treatment of advanced disease. As multidisciplinary care is an integral part of the treatment of penile cancer, this book is unique in the inclusion of collaborating authors from a variety of integrated disciplines, including urology, radiation oncology, medical oncology, and reconstructive surgery. Written by recognized experts in their field, Management of Penile Cancer is a unique and valuable resource in the field of penile cancer, both for those currently in training and for those already in clinical or research practice.
  • 2012 Springer
    Michel Bolla, Hendrik van Poppel, editors.
    Epidemiology of Prostate Cancer in Europe / Ruben G. Cremers and Lambertus A. Kiemeney -- Chemoprevention of Prostate Cancer / Bertrand Tombal -- Individual and Mass Screening / Chris H. Bangma, Pim J. van Leeuwen and Monique J. Roobol -- Anatomo-Pathology / Theodorus H. Van der Kwast -- Biomarkers for Prostate Cancer / Gisele H. J. M. Leyten, Peter F. A. Mulders and Jack A. Schalken -- Diagnosis, Clinical Work Up, TNM Classification, Markers / Jean-Luc Descotes and Anne-Sophie Gauchez -- Active Surveillance for Favorable Risk Prostate Cancer: Background, Patient Selection, Triggers for Intervention, and Outcomes / Laurence Klotz -- Open Radical Prostatectomy / Hein van Poppel and Steven Joniau -- Robot-Assisted Radical Prostatectomy / Stefan Carlsson and Nils Peter Wiklund -- Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy / Jan J. Battermann -- High-Dose-Rate Brachytherapy: Indications, Technique, and Results / Alberto Bossi, Rodolfe Verstraet, Lucie Calmels and Pierre Blanchard -- Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer / Olivier Chapet, Corina Udrescu and Ciprian Enachescu -- Combination of Androgen Deprivation Therapy and Radiation Therapy for Locally Advanced and Localized Prostate Cancer / Michel Bolla and Camille Verry -- Postoperative Irradiation: Immediate or Early Delayed? / Dirk Bottke and Thomas Wiegel -- High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) for Prostate Cancer / Albert Gelet, Sebastien Crouzet, Olivier Rouviere and Jean-Yves Chapelon -- Cryotherapy / Matvey Tsivian and Thomas J. Polascik -- Follow-up After Radical Treatments and Relapse / Nicolas Mottet -- First-Line Hormonal Manipulation of Prostate Cancer / Suresh Venugopal and John Anderson -- Resistance to Chemical Castration: Second-Line Hormonal Treatment / Yohann Loriot, Christophe Massard and Karim Fizazi -- Targeted Therapies and Vaccination / Guru Sonpavde and Cora N. Sternberg -- How to Interpret Results? / Laurence Collette -- Management of Prostate Cancer: EAU Guidelines on Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment / Axel Heidenreich -- Better Patients' Perspective / Louis J. Denis.
  • 2013 Springer
    Eric A. Klein, J. Stephen Jones, editors.
    Epidemiology and risk factors / Ranko Miocinovic -- Twenty years and counting : is PSA still useful in 2010? / Haluk Ozen and Sertac Yazici -- Prostate cancer screening : a review of the evidence with clinical practice implications / Timothy J. Wilt -- Beyond PSA : promising new markers for prostate cancer / Leonard Marks -- Hereditary prostate cancer and genetic risk / Adam C. Reese, Graham Casey, and John S. Witte -- Prostate inflammation and prostate cancer / William G. Nelson ... [et al.] -- Molecular progression of prostate cancer : androgens and estrogens / Stephen A. Boorjian and Donald J. Tindall -- The role of obesity and diet in prostate cancer / Jean-Alfred Thomas II and Stephen J. Freedland -- Prostate cancer risk reduction by chemoprevention / Kenneth G. Nepple, Adam S. Kibel, and Gerald L. Andriole -- Current issues in pathologic evaluation / Sara M. Falzarano, Howard S. Levin, and Cristina Magi-Galluzzi -- Optimum prostate biopsy : techniques and strategies / Osama M. Zaytoun and J. Stephen Jones -- The utility of nomograms in routine clinical practice / Carvell T. Nguyen and Michael W. Kattan -- Active surveillance comes of age / Laurence Klotz -- Focal therapy : prostate hemiablation as the first historical treatment model for focal therapy of early stage prostate cancer / Vladimir Mouraviev and Thomas J. Polascik -- Contemporary external beam radiotherapy / Rahul Tendulkar and Kevin Stephans -- Surgery, brachytherapy, or external beam radiation for low- and intermediate-risk disease? / Jay P. Ciezki and Eric A. Klein -- The role for radical prostatectomy in advanced prostate cancer / R. Jeffrey Karnes and Michael L. Blute -- Radiation therapy in the management of locally advanced prostate cancer / Joseph D. Mancias and Anthony L. Zietman -- Clinical implications of measuring quality-of-life in early stage prostate cancer / Peter Chang, Mehrdad Alemozaffar, and Martin G. Sanda -- Treatment modalities of post-prostatectomy incontinence : a historical perspective as well as current therapy options / Christina Ching and Drogo K. Montague -- Management of biochemical recurrence after localized treatment for prostate cancer / Stephen B. Williams and Toni K. Choueiri -- Management of newly diagnosed metastatic disease / C. Lance Cowey and Thomas E. Hutson -- Pitfalls of androgen deprivation therapy / Alicia K. Morgans and Matthew R. Smith -- Current management of castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) / Jorge A. Garcia and Robert Dreicer -- Beta-emitting radiopharmaceuticals and bone metastasis / Oliver Sartor.
  • 2013 Springer
    Jean-Pierre Droz, Riccardo A. Audisio, editors.
    The risk of cancer increases with age and the number of older adults seeking treatment is rising dramatically in line with the aging population. The care of older patients differs from that of younger adults because of variation in the biology of the tumor, age-related variation in host physiology, co-morbidity burden and psychosocial issues, which might impact the efficacy and side effects of cancer therapy.Management of Urological Cancers in Older People focuses on treatment strategies of urological cancers and provides guidance on the issues specific to older patients, spanning background and epidemiology, special considerations in the care of older people, therapeutics, and psychosocial considerations. This book offers a thorough review of current approaches to treating older urological cancer patients, detailing the special issues and considerations involved. The discipline-spanning coverage outlines best practice and proposes topics for future research.This first volume in the Management of Cancer in Older People series will be of interest to all surgical oncologists, medical oncologists, gerontologists, urologists and other members of the multidisciplinary team involved in the care of elderly urological cancer patients.
  • 2005 Springer
    [edited by] R. Hohenfellner, J.-U. Stolzenburg.
  • 2008 Springer
    Alberto Rosenblatt, Renaud Bollens, Baldo Espinoza Cohen ; foreword by Claude Schulman.
  • 2015 Springer
    Valeria Panebianco, Jurgen J. Fütterer.
    The new series A-Z Notes in Radiological Practice and Reporting provides practical guides for residents and general radiologists, organized alphabetically, primarily according to disease or condition, permitting easy and fast consultation. All booklet are designed so as to cover a large spectrum of topics referring to different anatomical regions of interests. The present booklet offers a reliable assistance during the performance and reporting of multidetector row computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in patients with urogenital conditions. Entries typically include a short description of pathological and clinical characteristics, guidance on selection of the most appropriate imaging technique, a schematic review of potential diagnostic clues, and useful tips and tricks. Some helpful illustrations and schemes are also included.
  • 2010 Springer
    edited by Iqbal S. Shergill ... [et al.].
    Bladder Cancer / Mark A. Rochester and John D. Kelly -- Renal Cell Cancer / Bryan Y. Wong and Wolfram E. Samlowski -- Prostate Cancer / Ajay Pahuja, Ali Thwaini, Thiaga Nambirajan and Patrick F. Keane -- Testicular Cancer / Daniel Rottke and Peter Albers -- Penile Cancer / Giorgio Pizzocaro -- LUTS/Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia / Katie Moore and Jay Khastgir -- Overactive Bladder and Incontinence / Vinay Kalsi, Abdul Chowdhury and Kim Mammen -- Urinary Tract Infections / Magnus J. Grabe -- Bladder Pain Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis / Paul Irwin -- Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome / José M. Reyes and Michael A. Pontari -- Urinary Tract Stones / William G. Robertson -- Erectile Dysfunction / Chi-Ying Li and David Ralph -- Male Hypogonadism / Aikaterini Theodoraki and Pierre-Marc Gilles Bouloux -- Renal Transplantation / Behdad Afzali, Kerem B. Atalar, Refik Gökmen and David J. A. Goldsmith -- Analgesia for Urological Procedures / Aza A. Mohammed, Rose McRobert and Brian Little -- Alternative or Complementary Treatments in Urology / Charlotte L. Foley, Sergiy Tadtayev and Tamsin J. Greenwell.
  • 2013 Springer
    Peter H.C. Lim, editor.
    Men's Health is a concise, didactic compendium that covers three important aspects of male sexual health:- Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome; Premature Ejaculation and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs).The chapters that deal with Testosterone Deficiency Syndrome cover the epidemiology of the condition in the local context, the science behind the condition, its clinical presentation and treatment choices.The section on Premature Ejaculation advises the health practitioner on how to investigate this condition and describes the various treatment options available to the patient.The chapters on Sexually Transmitted Infections cover special aspects of the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of STIs occurring in Men which are not normally highlighted in the usual texts on STI management.Written by experts in the field, Men's Health is a valuable and timely resource for urologists, andrologists, endocrinologists as well as other health professionals practicing in these areas.
  • 2014 Springer
    John P Mulhall, Wayland Hsiao editors.
    In the last decade, much of the clinical interest in the field of infertility has focused on advancing reproductive techniques and has often under-appreciated the role that male sexuality plays in reproductive problems. Male sexual function is an integral part of reproduction, and the treatment of sexual dysfunction is an important component for any couple seeking fertility. In some cases, treatment of sexual dysfunction may obviate the need for more invasive cures through advanced reproductive techniques. Thanks to recent clinical and scientific advances in male sexual medicine, the management of men's sexual dysfunction is often more effective and less invasive than how it was historically described. Men's Sexual Health and Fertility is the only resource that focuses on the interplay and interconnections between male sexual dysfunction and male factor infertility, gathering insightful data from a panel of experts in male sexual medicine for clinicians who treat couples with fertility issues due to male sexual dysfunction. Chapters discuss advances in the field of men's sexual medicine, including the latest treatment for erectile dysfunction, the most up-to-date understanding of the physiology and pathophysiology of ejaculation, and the growing body of evidence that low testosterone and male infertility are intimately related. As such, this book provides important information in order to be able to better understand the link between sexual dysfunction and infertility and, most importantly, to better treat male sexual dysfunction in the infertile couple.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Richard J. Ablin and Malcolm D. Mason.
  • 2014 Springer
    Gopal H. Badlani, editor.
    "Minimally Invasive Therapy for Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse provides a detailed insight into "when, why, what and how" of various minimally invasive surgical procedures for surgical management of SUI, OAB & POP. The volume provides detailed diagrammatic and pictorial step-by-step descriptions of the techniques and management of complications related to these procedures. This book also presents an up to date, one-stop reference for anything pertaining to MIT of these pelvic disorders. Written by experts in the field, Minimally Invasive Therapy for Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse is a comprehensive resource designed for both the urologist and urogynecologist treating patients with urinary disorders and pelvic organ prolapsed, as well as for residents in training."--Publisher's website.
  • 2015 Springer
    Sara L. Best, Stephen Y. Nakada, editors.
  • 2010 Ovid
    [edited by] Leonard G. Gomella.
  • 2015 Ovid
    editor-in-chief, Leonard G. Gomella, MD, FACS, The Bernard W. Goodwin Professor of Prostate Cancer, Chairman, Department of Urology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Associate Director, Jefferson Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Clinical Director, Jefferson Sidney Kimmel Cancer Network, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ; associate editors, Gerald Andriole, MD, FACS, [and six others].
    Section I. Urologic diseases and conditions -- Section II. Short topics: A to Z -- Section III. Algorithms -- Section IV. Urinalyasis and urine studies -- Section V. Alternative and complementary urologic therapies -- Section VI. Urologic drug reference -- Section VII. Reference tables.
  • 2015 Springer
    Riccardo Manfredi, Roberto Pozzi Mucelli, editors.
    Based on the experience of two Italian referral centers, the book depicts the characteristic findings obtained when using MR imaging to study the male and female pelvis including the obstetric applications. Each chapter provides a comprehensive account of the use of the imaging technique of examination, including the most recent advances in MR imaging, the anatomy and MR possibilities in the identification, characterization and staging of the different pelvic diseases highlighting its diagnostic possibilities. The advances in fetal MRI, representing the cutting edge of pelvic MR imaging, will also be depicted. The text is complemented by numerous illustrations, as well as clinical cases that make this a very practice-oriented work, presenting the role of diagnostic imaging in every-day clinical activity. The volume will prove an invaluable guide for both residents and professionals with core interest in gynecology, obstetrics and urology.
  • 2013 Springer
    edited by Lewis Chan, Vincent Tse.
    Multidisciplinary Care of Urinary Incontinence - a Handbook for Health Professionals effectively uses a multidisciplinary approach to assist health professionals in their care of patients with urinary incontinence. It is recognized that the best outcomes are achieved by a multidisciplinary team approach especially with regard to complex cases and care of the elderly. This book is written by expert authors from around the world with a wealth of experience in conducting clinics on pelvic floor, aged care voiding dysfunction and neuro-rehabilitation. The text is illustrated throughout and contains case-studies with input and practical tips from the different health disciplines at each point. Each chapter concludes with a list of seminal publications and web-based resources to assist the reader in the clinical environment. Multidisciplinary Care of Urinary Incontinence - a Handbook for Health Professionals is of benefit to medical and allied health disciplines including family physicians, nurses, urologists, gynecologists, physiotherapists, geriatricians, neurologists and rehabilitation specialists.
  • 2014 Springer
    Vincenzo Gentile, Valeria Panebianco, Alessandro Sciarra, editors.
    Prostate cancer is the most common neoplasm in men and its management is very complex, in terms of both diagnosis and treatment. In recent years the value of multidisciplinary management within a prostate cancer unit has been increasingly recognized. Such a multidisciplinary approach within a specialized unit involves a variety of specialists, including urologists, oncologists, radiotherapists, radiologists and pathologists. This book describes in detail the advantages of multidisciplinary management of prostate cancer. It opens by explaining the nature of the required multidisciplinary team and the potential benefits of the prostate cancer unit as a structure for the delivery of specialist multidisciplinary care. Epidemiological aspects favoring multidisciplinary management are described and each element of care within the context of the prostate cancer unit is then discussed; also has been described the role of advanced imaging (Multiparametric MRI) in the management of PCa. Early diagnosis, risk classification, treatment decision making, surgery, radiotherapy, medical therapies and health care support are all fully considered. This book will be informative and enlightening for all who are involved in the management of patients with prostate cancer.
  • 2011 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] Roger P. Smith, Paul J. Turek ; illustrations by Frank H. Netter and Carlos A.G. Machado ; contributing illustrators, John A. Craig [and others].
    Section 1. Development of the genital tracts and functional relationships of the gonads -- section 2. The penis and male perineum -- section 3. The scrotum and testis -- section 4. The seminal vesicles and prostate -- section 5. Sperm and ejaculation -- section 6. The vulva -- section 7. The vagina -- section 8. The uterus and cervix -- section 9. The fallopian tubes -- section 10. The ovaries -- section 11. The ovum and reproduction -- section 12. Pregnancy -- section 13. The breast.
  • 2012 ClinicalKey
    a compilation of paintings prepared by Frank H. Netter ; edited by Christopher R Kelly, Jaime Landman.
    Section 1: Anatomy of the Urinary Tract -- Section 2: Normal and Abnormal Development -- Section 3: Physiology -- Section 4: Renal Diseases -- Section 5: Urinary Tract Infections -- Section 6: Urinary Tract Obstructions -- Section 7: Traumatic Injuries -- Section 8: Voiding Dysfunction -- Section 9: Neoplasms -- Section 10: Therapeutics.
  • 2007 Springer
    L. Santamaría ... [et al.].
  • 2015 ScienceDirect
    volume editors, David B. Vodušek and François Boller.
  • 2012 Springer
    edited by Jeffrey P. Weiss, MD, FACS, Jerry G. Blaivas, MD, Philip E. V. Van Kerrebroeck, MD, PhD, MMSc, Alan J. Wein, MD, FACS, PhD(hon).
    Nocturia: Causes, Consequences and Clinical Approaches is the first volume exclusively on the topic of nocturia and is designed to be a comprehensive treatise on the subject. The volume is organized into 11 chapters first introducing and defining nocturia and its impact to patients and society, followed by chapters dealing with predictors and risk factors; relationship to sleep disorders; overactive bladder; and water homeostasis. Therapeutic areas addressing nocturia are covered in specific chapters and include pharmacotherapy affecting the bladder, prostate and kidneys as well as behavioral therapy and surgical intervention. Separate chapters are devoted to alternative therapies as well as the impact of nocturia in the elderly. The volume closes with a chapter presenting avenues for future investigation into the etiology and management of nocturia. Clinical case scenarios inclusive of figures and tables illuminate the evaluation and management of patients with nocturia. Nocturia: Causes, Consequences and Clinical Approaches will give physicians and related healthcare providers the background to understand the conditions causing nocturia, how nocturia affects society and the basis for its rational treatment. It will be used as a state of the art reference by urologists, urogynecologists, internists, nephrologists, pulmonologists, endocrinologists and sleep medicine specialists.
  • 2015 Springer
    Ashok Agarwal, Edson Borges Jr., Amanda S. Setti, editors.
  • 2016 Springer
    Michelle Lajiness, Susanne Quallich, editors.
    Scope of practice, guidelines, clinical privileging -- Transitioning pediatric urology patients to adult urology practices -- Men's health, hypogonadism and fertility overview -- Evaluation and management of common scrotal conditions -- Erectile dysfunction -- Benign prostatic hyperplasia -- Prostatitis -- Urologic dermatology -- Stone disease -- Stricture and trauma -- Urinary tract infection and pyelonephritis -- Urodynamics -- Neurogenic bladder -- Stress incontinence -- Overactive bladder -- Underactive bladder -- Women's urology -- Painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitis -- Prostate cancer.-Bladder and urothelial cancer -- Kidney cancer -- Penile and testicular cancers.-Geriatric urology -- Office management -- Procedures for the nurse practitioner in urology -- Uroradiology -- Coding issues.
  • 2005 Springer
    edited by Phillip E. Patton and David E. Battaglia.
    Essentials of sperm biology / Sharon T. Mortimer -- Endocrinology of male infertility / R. Dale McClure -- Sperm preparation for insemination / Grace M. Centola -- Specialized sperm testing: pros and cons / Kirk C. Lo ... [et al.] -- Genetic testing for male infertility / Robert D. Oates -- Optimizing success in a donor insemination program / Phillip E. Patton -- Ethical and legal considerations of donor insemination in the United States / Karen E. Adams -- Laboratory accreditation / William Byrd -- Office evaluation of male infertility / Darius A. Paduch and Eugene F. Fuchs -- Varicocele and infertility / Ulrike Zenke and Paul Turek -- Strategic therapies for ejaculatory disorders and erectile dysfunction in the infertile man / Mustafa F. Usta and Wayne J. G. Hellstrom -- Vasectomy reversal / Eugene F. Fuchs and Darius A. Paduch -- Infection and male infertility / Emmett F. Branigan -- Obstructive and nonobstructive azoospermia / Kinloch Nelson and Peter Schlegel -- Testis biopsy and the infertile male / Sherman J. Silber -- Intracytoplasmic sperm injection: the process, the outcomes, and the controversies / David E. Battaglia -- Treatment of human immunodeficiency virus-discordant couples / Joseph E. Peña and Mark V. Sauer -- Sperm and egg retrieval for posthumous reproduction: practical, ethical, and legal considerations / Lisa V. Brock and Anna C. Mastroianni -- Gender selection: separating fact from fiction / David S. Karabinus and Keith L. Blauer.
  • 2009 Springer
    edited by Manickam Ramalingam, Vipul R. Patel.
  • 2006 Springer
    senior editor, Andrew C. Novick ; associate editor, J. Stephen Jones ; section editors, Inderbir S. Gill ... [et al.].
    Surgical incisions / J. Stephen Jones -- Adrenal disease / Andrew C. Novick -- Laparoscopic adrenalectomy / Mihir M. Desai and Inderbir S. Gill -- Renal malignancy / Andrew C. Novick -- Laparoscopic surgery for renal cell carcinoma / Inderbir S. Gill -- Renal calculus disease / Stevan B. Streem and J. Stephen Jones -- Renal vascular disease / Andrew C. Novick -- Surgical technique of cadaver donor nephrectomy / Venkatesh Krishnamurthi -- Open donor nephrectomy / David A. Goldfarb -- Living laparoscopic donor nephrectomy / Alireza Moinzadeh and Inderbir S. Gill -- Renal transplantation / David A. Goldfarb, Stuart M. Flechner, and Charles S. Modlin -- Renal trauma / J. Stephen Jones -- Nerve-sparing retroperitoneal lymphadenectomy / Eric A. Klein -- Ureterolysis / Lawrence M. Wyner -- Pancreas transplantation / Venkatesh Krishnamurthi -- Ureteropelvic junction obstruction / Stevan B. Streem and Jonathan H. Ross -- Laparoscopic pyeloplasty / Anup P. Ramani and Inderbir S. Gill -- Urothelial tumors of the renal pelvis and ureter / Stevan B. Streem -- Management of the en bloc distal ureter and bladder cuff during retroperitoneoscopic radical nephroureterectomy / Osamu Ukimura and Inderbir S. Gill -- Ureteral disorders in children / Jonathan H. Ross and Robert Kay -- Iatrogenic and traumatic ureteral injury / Bashir R. Sankari -- Ureteral calculi / Stevan B. Streem -- Office procedures / J. Stephen Jones -- Radical cystectomy and orthotopic diversion in men and women / Eric A. Klein -- Laparoscopic radical cystectomy with intracorporeal urinary diversion / Jihad H. Kaouk and Inderbir S. Gill.
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  • 2005 Springer
    edited by Gregory A. Broderick.
    Physiology and pharmacology of erectile dysfunction / Rafael Carrion ... [et al.] -- Epidemiology of erectile dysfunction / Jonathan D. Schiff and John P. Mulhall -- Pharmacology of phosphodiesterase inhibitors / Erwin Bischoff -- Sildenafil citrate, the classical PDE5 inhibitor: a five-year review of its efficacy and safety in the arena of erectile dysfunction / Harin Padma-Nathan -- Tadalafil: clinical trials experience / Culley C. Carson, III -- Vardenafil: clinical trials experience / Ajay Nehra -- Erectile dysfunction assessment and management in primary care practice / Louis Kuritzky and Martin Miner -- When to refer the patient with erectile dysfunction to a specialist / Ira D. Sharlip -- Erectile dysfunction: assessing risk and managing the cardiac patient / Thorsten Reffelmann and Robert A. Kloner -- Is diabetic erectile dysfunction more difficult to treat? / Pierre Theuma and Vivian A. Fonseca -- Depression and antidepressant-associated erectile dysfunction / Raymond C. Rosen -- Intracavernous, transurethral, and topical therapies for erectile dysfunction in the era of oral pharmacotherapy: salvaging first-line therapy, failures with combination therapies / Hans-Martin A. Fritsche, Mustafa F. Usta, and Wayne J.G. Hellstrom -- Androgen deficiency of the aging male: enhancing erectile response to oral pharmacotherapy / Alvaro Morales and Jeremy P.W. Heaton -- Central activation of erection and clinical experience / Jeremy P.W. Heaton, Alvaro Morales, and Michael A. Adams -- Sustaining the cure: oral pharmacotherapy failures salvage with vacuum devices and penile implants / Ronald W. Lewis -- Prevention and treatment of erectile dysfunction utilizing lifestyle changes and dietary supplements: what works and what is worthless? / Mark A. Moyad -- Pharmacological strategies in the management of rapid ejaculation / Chris G. McMahon -- Sexual dysfunction after radical prostatectomy and the use of PDE-5 inhibitors / Andrew McCullough -- Female sexual dysfunction: is there a magic pill? / Ridwan Shabsigh ... [et al.].
  • 2012 Springer
    Alan J. Wein, Christopher Chapple.
    Overactive Bladder in Clinical Practice provides a timely and comprehensive update on the overactive bladder (OAB) syndrome. The symptoms of urgency, with or without urge incontinence, usually with frequency or nocturia, now defined as the overactive bladder syndrome, have become a hot topic in urology, gynecology and urogynecology. Epidemiological data show very high disease prevalence (19%), particularly when compared with other chronic conditions such as diabetes (2%) and asthma (7%). OAB symptoms impact severely on patient's quality of life, causing significant impairment of patient vitality and limiting their physical role, similar to diabetes. The OAB syndrome involves all age groups, both sexes and is frequently found in neurogenic patients. This book will cover all aspects of OAB epidemiology, economics, pathophysiology, conservative, pharmaceutical and surgical and is invaluable reading for residents and trainees in urology, gynecology and urogynecology.
  • 2016 Springer
    Anna Padoa, Talli Y. Rosenbaum, editors.
    Definitions and Basic Etiology of the Overactive Pelvic Floor -- Overactive Pelvic Floor: Female Sexual Functioning -- The Pelvic Floor and Male Sexual Function -- Female Genital Pain and Penetration Disorders -- Bladder Pain Syndromes/Interstitial Cystitis and the Overactive Pelvic Floor -- Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndromes in Males -- Musculoskeletal Conditions Related to Pelvic Floor Muscle Overactivity -- Female Voiding Dysfunction -- Overactive Pelvic Floor: Gastrointestinal Morbidities -- Subjective Assessment -- Objective Assessment of the Overactive Pelvic Floor -- Electromyography -- Female pelvic floor imaging with emphasis on the overactive pelvic floor -- Urodynamic assessment -- Medical Therapies for the Treatment of Overactive Pelvic Floor -- Treatment Only: A Classical Physical Therapy Approach to an Overactive Pelvic Floor -- An Alternative Physical Therapy Approach to the Overactive Pelvic Floor -- A Tale of Two Pain States- The Integrative Physical Therapy Approach to the Overactive Pelvic Floor -- Complementary and Alternative Therapies for the Overactive Pelvic Floor -- Psychosocial Management.
  • 2016 Springer
    Dorothy L. Rosenthal, Eva M. Wojcik, Daniel F.I. Kurtycz, editors.
    Pathogenesis of Urothelial Carcinoma -- Adequacy of Urine Specimens (Adequacy) -- Negative for High Grade Urothelial Carcinoma (Negative) -- Atypical Urothelial Cells (AUC) -- Suspicious for High Grade Urothelial Carcinoma (Suspicious) -- High Grade Urothelial Carcinoma (HGUC) -- Low Grade Urothelial Neoplasia (LGUN) -- Other Malignancies Primary and Metastatic and Miscellaneous Lesions -- Ancillary Studies in Urinary Cytology -- Cytopreparatory Techniques -- Clinical Management, Including Microscopic Hematuria.
  • 2014 Springer
    Lane S. Palmer, Jeffrey S. Palmer, editors.
    This book provides a comprehensive reference for health care providers of children and adolescents with urologic conditions. The first section covers the principles of each radiologic modality as well as radiation safety and the history of uroradiology. The second section integrates the lessons of the first section into specific urologic conditions arranged anatomically and includes additional unique conditions.
  • 2014 Springer
    Prasad P. Godbole, Martin A. Koyle, Duncan T. Wilcox, editors.
    Pediatric Endourology Techniques, Second Edition enables surgeons to carry out commonly performed minimally invasive pediatric urological procedures. It not only encompasses the majority of commonly performed pediatric endourological procedures in a standardised format, but also newer techniques and procedures that have developed since publication of the first edition. Pediatric Endourology Techniques,Second Editionis a fully illustrated text with accompanying online video content through Springer Extras, which addresses these issues. It is a valuable tool for pediatric urologists as well as pediatric surgeons, general surgeons, adult urologists and those with an interest in minimally invasive surgery.
  • 2016 Springer
    edited by Ellis D. Avner, William E. Harmon, Patrick Niaudet, Norishige Yoshikawa, Francesco Emma, Stuart L. Goldstein.
    Embryology -- Glomerular Circulation and Function -- Renal Tubular Development -- Perinatal Urology Renal Dysplasia/Hypoplasia -- Syndromes and Malformations of the Urinary Tract -- Sodium and Water: Developmental Physiology and Basic Disorders -- Potassium: Developmental Physiology and Basic Disorders -- Acid-Base Homeostasis: Developmental Physiology and Basic Disorders -- Calcium and Phosphorus: Developmental Physiology -- Disorders of Calcium and Phosphate and Therapy Nutrition: Developmental Physiology and Basic Disorders -- Fluid and Electrolyte Maintenance and Therapy of Basic Disorders (Na/HO/K/Acid Base) -- Molecular Biology -- Animal Models -- Clinical Investigation -- Genomic Methods in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Kidney Disease -- Renal Stem Cells -- Tissue Engineering -- Clinical Evaluation -- Laboratory Investigation -- Growth and Development -- Diagnostic Imaging -- Renal Pathology -- Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome -- Inherited Glomerular Diseases -- Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome: Genetic Aspects -- Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome: Clinical Aspects -- Immune Mediated Glomerular Injury -- Complement Mediated Glomerular Injury -- Acute Postinfectious Glomerulonephritis -- Immunoglobulin A Nephropathies (includes HSP) -- Membranoproliferative and C3-Mediated GN -- Membranous Nephropathy -- Nephronophthisis-Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease -- Polycystic Kidney Disease -- Animoaciduria and Glycosuria -- Tubular Disorders of Electrolyte Regulation -- Renal Tubular Acidosis -- Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus -- Cystinosis -- Fanconi Syndrome -- Primary Hyperoaxaluria -- Tubulointerstitial Nephritis -- Vasculitis -- Systemic Lupus Erythematosis -- HUS -- Sickle Cell Nephropathy -- Diabetic Nephropathy -- Renal Manifestations of Metabolic Disorders -- Infectious Diseases and the Kidney Nephrotoxins -- Urinary Tract Infections -- Vesicoureteral Reflux and Scarring -- Obstructive Uropathy -- Bladder Dysfunction -- Urolithiasis -- Pediatric Renal Tumors -- Epidemiology of Hypertension -- Pathophysiology of Hypertension -- Evaluation of Hypertension in Childhood Diseases -- Management of the Hypertensive Child -- Pathogenesis of Acute Renal Failure -- Evaluation and Management of Acute Kidney Injury -- Pathophysiology of Progressive Renal Disease -- Management of Chronic Kidney Disease -- Handling of Drugs in Children with Abnormal Renal Function -- Endocrine and Growth Abnormalities -- Chronic Kidney Disease Mineral and Bone Disorder -- Peritoneal Dialysis -- Hemodialysis -- Transplantation Immunology -- Pediatric Renal Transplantation -- Immunosuppression -- Complications of Renal Transplantation -- IPNA: Global Pediatric Nephrology, Introduction and Overview -- AFPNA -- ALANEPE -- AsPNA -- ASPN -- ANZPNA -- ESPN -- JSPN.
  • 2006 Springer
    Ciro Esposito ... [et al.], (eds.).
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2009 Springer
    edited by Jeffrey S. Palmer.
  • 2011 Springer
    edited by Jeffrey S. Palmer.
    Office urology -- Pediatric urology facts and figures -- Radiographic imaging -- Urinary tract infections -- Voiding dysfunction, urinary incontinence, and urodynamics -- Hematuria: gross and microscopic -- Office procedures -- Genetic diseases and associated urologic manifestations -- Genitalia -- Penis and scrotum: congenital and acquired anomalies -- Hypospadias -- Varicoceles, hernias, and hydroceles -- Testicles: undescended, retractile, and ascended -- Acute scrotum -- Urinary tract -- Hydronephrosis: prenatal and postnatal -- Vesicoureteral reflux -- Urinary tract obstruction -- Tissue engineering and regenerative medicine: current concepts -- Miscellaeous topics -- Adolescent urology -- Laparoscopy in the pediatric population -- Genitourinary tumors -- Genitourinary trauma.
  • 2013 Springer
    Warren T. Snodgrass, editor.
  • 2015 Springer
    Mario Lima, Gianantonio Manzoni, editors ; foreword by Göran Läckgren.
  • 2014 Springer
    Ronald Rabinowitz, William C. Hulbert, Robert A. Mevorach, editors.
    While there are Pediatric Urology texts for pediatric urologists and for general urologists, there are none for primary care physicians. This book is written specifically for the primary care physician, the initial contact for the many children with urologic conditions. The text will assist the primary care physician in the recognition of and participation in the care of children with these common problems including both congenital and acquired conditions. Specific chapters are also dedicated to the management of cases that may include medical and/or surgical intervention. The contributing authors of this text were selected for their internationally recognized expertise and straight forward educational styles in the field of Pediatric Urology. Pediatric Urology for the Primary Care Physician will significantly help our primary care colleagues in the evaluation and management of children with genito-urinary problems.
  • 2010 ClinicalKey
    [edited by] John P. Gearhart, Richard C. Rink, Pierre D.E. Mouriqand.
    Pediatric Urology is an up-to-date, clinical reference that provides detailed descriptions of the best approaches for the functional, biological, and morphological aspects of the urinary tract before and after birth. John G. Gearhart, Richard C. Rink, and Pierre D.E. Mouriquand cover all areas of the field, including pediatric surgery, radiology, nephrology, endocrinology, biochemistry, and obstetrics. Access the latest research through new chapters on tissue engineering, acute scrotum, and more. The appealing new full-color design, streamlined approach, and online access at expertconsult.com make this an invaluable resource to pediatric urologists, pediatric surgeons, residents and fellows worldwide. Provides detailed descriptions of the best approaches for the functional, biological, and morphological aspects of the urinary tract before and after birth.
  • 2008 Springer
    R. Fotter (ed.) ; with contributions by F.E. Avni ... [et al.] ; foreword by A.L. Baert.
  • 2015 Springer
    H.R. Patel ... [and others].
    The fully comprehensive book brings together the three main pelvic specialties (Urology, Gynecological Oncology and Colorectal Surgery) into one volume. Patients have been shown to benefit from a multidisciplinary approach since it allows surgeons of different specialties to learn from one another therefore enhancing the treatment for the patient. Pelvic cancer outcomes are poor in low volume centres. These centres account for 80% of the global centres dealing with these cancers. Pelvic Cancer Surgery: Modern Breakthroughs and Future Advances is a much needed book that can focus training and assist health professionals in their care of patients with pelvic dysfunction. Pelvic Cancer Surgery: Modern Breakthroughs and Future Advances is complete with full color illustrations and schematic diagrams and makes use of key points and stepwise figures for an enhanced learning experience.
  • 2014 Springer
    Achille Lucio Gaspari, Pierpaolo Sileri, editors ; foreword by Giorgio De Toma.
    During recent decades, more than 100 surgical procedures have been proposed to treat pelvic organ prolapse, and surgeons are still searching for the ideal approach. Although generally accepted guidelines and algorithms are still lacking, careful preoperative work-up and patient selection can serve as a sound basis for tailored surgery. In this comprehensive book, leading experts from around the world provide a detailed, up-to-date overview of the diagnostic and surgical approaches employed in patients with prolapse of the middle or posterior pelvic floor compartment. Each surgical technique is explained step by step with the aid of instructive figures. Guidance is also included on the management of surgical complications and of recurrent disease aspects that are too frequently overlooked in the scientific literature. This book will prove essential reading for all who are interested in functional colorectal disorders of the pelvic floor and will represent a unique and invaluable source of knowledge for general surgeons, colorectal surgeons, and urogynecologists, whether in training or practice.
  • 2006 Springer
    G. Willy Davila, Gamal M. Ghoniem and Steven D. Wexner (eds.).
    Also available: Print – 2006
  • 2008 Springer
    [edited by] Kaven Baessler ... [et al.].
    Part I. Function and Dysfunction of the Pelvic Floor and Viscera -- Functional Anatomy of the Pelvic Floor and Lower Urinary Tract / Daniele Perucchini and John O. L. DeLancey -- Neural Control of Pelvic Floor Muscles / David B. Vodušek -- The Effects of Pregnancy and Childbirth on the Pelvic Floor / Kaven Baessler and Bernhard Schüssler -- Muscle Function and Ageing / Brenda Russell and Linda Brubaker -- Urinary Incontinence and Voiding Dysfunction / Annette Kuhn and Bernhard Schüssler -- Pelvic Organ Prolapse / Peggy A. Norton -- Anal Incontinence, Constipation, and Obstructed Defecation / Abdul H. Sultan and A. Muti Abulaffi -- Overactive Pelvic Floor Muscles and Related Pain / Wendy F. Bower -- Part II. Evaluation of the Pelvic Floor -- Clinical Evaluation of the Pelvic Floor Muscles / Diane K. Newman and Jo Laycock -- Examination of Patients with Pelvic Organ Prolapse / Ursula M. Peschers -- Urodynamics / Ursula M. Peschers -- Applying Urodynamic Findings to Clinical Practice / Christopher K. Payne -- Anorectal Physiology / David Z. Lubowski and Michael L. Kennedy -- Ultrasound Imaging / Kaven Baessler and Heinz Kölbl -- Magnetic Resonance Imaging / Thomas Treumann, Ralf Tunn and Bernhard Schüssler -- Electrophysiology / Clare J. Fowler and David B. Vodušek -- Outcome Measures in Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation / Kate H. Moore and Emmanuel Karantanis -- Part III. Techniques of Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation and Muscle Training -- Concepts of Neuromuscular Rehabilitation and Pelvic Floor Muscle Training / Jo Laycock -- Exercise, Feedback, and Biofeedback / Pauline E. Chiarelli and Kate H. Moore -- Electrical Stimulation / Wendy F. Bower -- Extracorporeal Magnetic Stimulation / Alastair R. Morris and Kate H. Moore -- Devices / Ingrid Nygaard and Peggy A. Norton -- Alternative Methods to Pelvic Floor Muscle Awareness and Training / Kaven Baessler and Barbara E. Bell -- Part IV. Treatment: Condition-Specific Assessment and Approaches -- Behavioral Treatment / Kathryn L. Burgio -- Stress Urinary Incontinence / Jo Laycock -- Evidence for the Effectiveness of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in the Treatment and Antenatal Prevention of Female Urinary Incontinence / E. Jean C. Hay-Smith and Kate H. Moore -- Postpartum Management of the Pelvic Floor / Pauline E. Chiarelli -- Role of a Perineal Clinic / Ranee Thakar -- Overactive Bladder / Kathryn L. Burgio, Dudley Robinson and Linda Cardozo -- Sexual Dysfunction and the Overactive Pelvic Floor / Wendy F. Bower -- Anal Incontinence and Evacuation Difficulties / Christine Norton -- Incontinence During Sports and Fitness Activities / Alain P. Bourcier -- Pelvic Organ Prolapse - Pessary Treatment / Jane A. Schulz and Elena Kwon -- Part V. What to Do if Physiotherapy Fails? -- Stress Urinary Incontinence: Choice of Surgery / Stuart L. Stanton -- Genital Prolapse: Surgery for Failed Conservative Treatment / Stuart L. Stanton -- The Anal Sphincter / Klaus E. Matzel, Manuel Besendörfer and Stefanie Kuschel.
  • 2015 Springer
    Lewis Chan, Vincent Tse, Stephanie The, Peter Stewart, editors.
    1. Principles of Ultrasound and Instrumentation -- 2. Functional Anatomy and Approaches to Imaging of the Pelvic Floor -- 3. Essentials for Setting Up Practice in Clinician Performed Ultrasound -- 4. Ultrasound Imaging in Assessment of the Male Patient with Voiding Dysfunction -- 5. The Female Patient 1- Assessment of Female Voiding Dysfunction -- 6. The Female Patient 2- Pelvic Organ Prolapse -- 7. Imaging of Gynaecologic Organs -- 8. Ultrasound Assessment of the Patient with Fecal Incontinence -- 9. 3D Ultrasound Imaging of the Pelvis.
  • 2016 Thieme-Connect
    Peter A. Philip.
    “Pelvic Pain and Dysfunction: A Differential Diagnosis Manual is a comprehensive guide on the management of patients suffering from pelvic pain as well as dysfunction of the bowel and bladder systems. It integrates differential diagnosis concepts of orthopaedic medicine to the urogynecological patient. Using the concepts described, clinicians will have the opportunity to readily determine the underlying cause of their patients? suffering, and a means to ameliorate their pain and dysfunction. Regardless of chronicity, the strategies outlined have proven effective in restoration of function and comfort.” - Provided by publisher
  • 2016 Springer
    Nam Cheol Park, Sae Woong Kim, Du Geon Moon, editors.
    I. Introduction -- II. Historical & cultural perspective -- III. Penis anatomy -- IV. Patient selection and counselling -- V. Psychologic perspective -- VI. Preoperative preparation and postoperative care -- VII. Girth Enhancement -- Dermal, dermofat graft -- Fat graft -- Penile disassembly & Glans detachment -- Glans augmentation -- Injectable Filler -- Allograft and synthetic injectables -- Silicon -- Paraffin injection -- Tissue Engineering -- Stem Cell.- VIII. Penile Lengthening -- VY plasty -- Z-plasty.- Double-Z plasty -- Suspensory ligament release/division/ligamentolysis -- Penile lengthening device. -- IX. Pediatric perspective -- micropenis, concealed penis, webbed penis, penoscrotal transposition -- Correction of webbed penis -- Correction of concealed penis -- Correction of penoscrotal transposition -- X. Penile reconstruction of amputated penis -- forearm cutaneous fascial graft.
  • 2013 Springer
    Philippe E. Spiess, editor ; foreword by Francesco Montorsi.
    Penile Cancer: Diagnosis and Management provides a comprehensive overview of penile cancer for medical and surgical urologists oncologists, and other healthcare professionals. This book highlights many of the significant advances made in this field, which include a discussion of penile-sparing surgical and radiotherapeutic approaches to select primary penile tumors typically of lower stage and grade as well as advances in our understanding of the epidemiology, risk factors, and pathophysiology of penile cancer. The book also addresses many of the novel diagnostic and therapeutic surgical appro
  • 2014 ClinicalKey
    [editied by] Philip M. Hanno, Thomas J. Guzzo, S. Bruce Malkowicz, Alan J. Wein.
    Concise and practical, the Penn Clinical Manual of Urology is an indispensable guide to the daily practice of urology. This one-volume medical reference book presents the key clinical information you need to diagnose and treat urologic disorders quickly and effectively, featuring brief, well-illustrated chapters and an easy-to-read format. Essential for clinical questions and answers, the Penn Clinical Manual of Urology deserves a place on the bookshelf of not only every urologist, but every provider treating urologic problems. Find information quickly and easily with a format that includes clearly presented algorithms, tables, and figures. Effectively review for the boards using the self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter.
  • 2014 Wiley
    edited by Manoj Monga, Abhay Rane.
    Section 1. Introduction -- section 2. Percutaneous management of large renal calculi (Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy) -- section 3. Percutaneous management of transitional cell cancer (Percutaneous resection of tumor) -- section 4. Percutaneous ablation of renal cell cancer (Thermal and nonthermal).
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  • 2015 Springer
    Giorgio Cavallini, Gianni Paulis, editors.
    1. Introduction -- 2. Anatomy of the penis, with special attention to the tunica albuginea and to the corpora cavernosa -- 3. Epidemiology -- 4. Aetiology and risk factors -- 5. Nosology -- 6. Natural history of Peyronie's disease -- 7. Experimental models and laboratory research for Peyronie's disease -- 8. Symptoms, their physiopathology, and outpatient clinical practice and diagnosis -- 9. Congenital and acquired penile curvature: relationships and differences -- 10. Psychological aspects of Peyronie's diseaese -- 11. Imaging in Peyronie's disease -- 12. Therapy: a general approach -- 13. Medical therapy -- 14. Combination therapy (in the treatment of Peyronie's disease) -- 15. Surgical therapy for Peyronie's disease: why and when (an overview) --16. Advanced techniques of plication surgery with basal approach: when and why -- 17. Corporoplasty: why and when -- 18. Surgical treatment of Peyronie's disease of inflatable penile prosthesis -- 19. Surgical techniques for difficult and complicated cases of Peyronie's disease -- 20. Future perspectives in Peyronie's Disease.
  • 2007 Springer
    edited by Laurence A. Levine.
    Historical review of Peyronie's disease: de la Peyronie to Devine / Emre Akkus -- Epidemiology of Peyronie's disease / Ates Kadioglu and Oner Sanli -- Experimental models for the study of the cellular and molecular pathophysiology of Peyronie's disease / Nestor F. Gonzalez-Cadavid and Jacob Rajfer -- The clinical implications of basic science research in Peyronie's disease / John P. Mulhall -- Evaluation of the man with Peyronie's disease / Jason M. Greenfield and Laurence A. Levine -- Oral treatment of Peyronie's disease / Claudio Teloken, Tulio Graziottin, and Patrick E. Teloken -- Intralesional treatment of Peyronie's disease / Muammer Kendirci, Landon Trost, and Wayne J. G. Hellstrom -- Topical therapy: iontophoresis and electromotive drug administration / Savino M. Di Stasi ... [et al.] -- Topical therapy for Peyronie's disease: ultrasound, laser, gels/creams/solutions / Paul F. Engelhardt and Claus R. Riedl -- Combination nonsurgical therapy / Vincenzo Mirone -- Extracorporeal shockwave therapy in Peyronie's disease / Ekkehard W. Hauck and Wolfgang Weidner -- The Nesbit and plication procedures for Peyronie's disease / David J. Ralph -- Penile plication using the 16-dot technique / Robert C. Dean and Tom F. Lue -- Penile straightening with tunica albuginea plication: TAP procedure / Laurence A. Levine -- Incisional corporoplasty for the correction of Peyronie's disease caused penile curvature / Daniel Yachia -- Peyronie's disease: surgical straightening with tunica plication and tunica transfer / Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis and Dimitrios G. Hatzichristou -- A review of plaque incision with focus on temporalis fascia grafts / Martin Gelbard -- Venous patch graft surgery for Peyronie's disease / Robert C. Dean and Tom F. Lue -- Use of porcine small intestinal submucosal graft in the surgical management of Peyronie's disease / L. Dean Knoll -- Penile straightening with plaque incision or partial excision and human pericardial grafting technique / Laurence A. Levine -- Surgical straightening with tunica incision and grafting technique: single relaxing incision based on geometrical principles / Paulo H. Egydio -- Minimally invasive intracorporal incision of Peyronie's plaque / Anthony J. Bella and Gerald B. Brock -- Surgical straightening with penile prosthesis / Steven K. Wilson and Culley C. Carson, III.
  • 2012 CRCnetBASE
    edited by Shalaby W. Shalaby, Karen J.L. Burg, Waleed Shalaby.
    "In a carefully crafted, multidisciplinary, skillfully focused format, this book covers attributes of polymers used for vascular, urological, and gynecological materials. It provides a brief analysis of how the use of polymers in vascular and urogenital applications has evolved in the past five decades and outlines their common and specific functional requirements. It features small, readable monographs that provide a brief description of the evolving role of a particular material, and present topics in highly integrated, well-balanced, authoritatively prepared segments on materials processing and in vitro and in vivo evaluation, complete with case studies"-- Provided by publisher.
  • 2014 Springer
    Margaret S. Pearle, Stephen Y. Nakada, editors.
    Practical Controversies in Medical Management of Stone Disease addresses areas of controversy regarding the evaluation and management of recurrent stone formers and provides the best available evidence to support or refute common drug and dietary recommendations. Aimed at dispelling common myths about preventative stone treatment, this book provides practical recommendations for the diagnostic evaluation and treatment of recurrent calcium stone formers, and addresses uric acid and cystine stone formers. Written by experts in stone disease, Practical Controversies in Medical Management of Stone Disease is a concise yet comprehensive resource that provides the best, current evidence supporting medical practices regarding kidney stone prevention. The book will be of value to anyone involved in the medical care of patients with kidney stones, including urologists, nephrologists, primary care physicians, and dieticians.
  • 2016 Springer
    John Heesakkers, Christopher Chapple, Dirk De Ridder, Fawzy Farag, editors.
    Functional urology is that part of urological practice which deals with functional disorders of the lower urinary tract. Presenting patients may be male or female, and their complaints may be of neurogenic or non-neurogenic origin. Among the diseases that cause functional disorders are spina bifida, spinal cord injury, pelvic organ prolapse, and urethral strictures. This book on practical functional urology will help urologists, urogynecologists, and others to diagnose and treat these functional disorders. The theoretical background and scientific basis are summarized, but the emphasis is very much on clinical practice. Diagnosis and treatment are presented for a variety of conditions, including overactive bladder, detrusor underactivity, painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, stress urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, urinary tract infections, and urethral disorders. The content is based on the EAU guidelines, and for each disorder, helpful tips and tricks are highlighted.
  • 2014 Springer
    edited by S. Abbas Shobeiri.
    Practical Pelvic Floor Ultrasonography: A Multicompartmental Approach to 2D/3D/4D Ultrasonography of Pelvic Floor provides an introduction to pelvic floor imaging, as well as a resource to be used during initial and more advanced practice. The book helps readers gain competence in performing 2D/3D/4D transperineal, and 2D/3D endovaginal / endoanal ultrasound evaluation of the pelvic floor, including anal sphincter and levator ani complex. The text also shows interested clinicians how to obtain optimal images of pelvic floor muscles and organs, how to obtain useful images of the anal canal, levator ani complex, urethra, and how to interpret clinical implications of alterations of the anatomy. In addition, emerging techniques of dynamic pelvic floor ultrasound and 3D/4D ultrasound are introduced through step by step protocols that are aimed at optimizing sonographic images. Written entirely by experts in their fields, Practical Pelvic Floor Ultrasonography: A Multicompartmental Approach to 2D/3D/4D Ultrasonography of Pelvic Floor is a comprehensive resource that will be of great value to urogynecologists, colorectal surgeons, obstetrician and gynecologists, female urologists, ultrasonographers, radiologists, physiotherapists, as well as fellows in urogynecology and colorectal surgery.
  • 2016 Springer
    Andrew C. Peterson, Matthew O. Fraser, editors.
    The Basic Science Behind Practical/Clinical Urodynamics Analysis -- Urodynamics Equipment: What the Clinician Needs to Know to Set Up the Lab -- The Clinical Evaluation of the Patient Who Requires Urodynamics -- Noninvasive Urodynamics -- The Cystometrogram -- The Pressure Flow Study -- The EMG -- The Use of Fluoroscopy -- Putting it All Together: Practical Advice on Clinical Urodynamics -- Nomograms -- Ambulatory Urodynamics -- Bedside Urodynamics -- Practical Urodynamics in Children.
  • 2013 Springer
    edited by Pat F. Fulgham, Bruce R. Gilbert.
    Features original research on the basic science of ultrasound and explores all aspects of the subject, beginning with the physical science of ultrasound and continuing through clinical applications in urology.
  • 2011 Springer
    Christopher R. Chapple and William D. Steers (eds.).
    Embryology for Urologists -- Gross and Laparoscopic Anatomy of the Upper Urinary Tract and Retroperitoneum -- Gross and Laparoscopic Anatomy of the Lower Urinary Tract and Pelvis -- Anatomy of the Male Reproductive System -- Imaging of the Upper Tracts -- Principles of Bacterial Urinary Tract Infections and Antimicrobials -- An Overview of Renal Physiology -- Ureteral Physiology and Pharmacology -- Physiology and Pharmacology of the Bladder -- Pharmacology of Sexual Function -- Metabolic Evaluation and Medical Management of Stone Disease -- Molecular Biology for Urologists -- Chemotherapeutic Agents for Urologic Oncology -- Tumor and Transplant Immunology -- Pathophysiology of Renal Obstruction -- Pathophysiology of Lower Urinary Tract Obstruction -- Urologic Endocrinology -- Physiology and Pharmacology of the Prostate -- Wound Healing and Principles of Plastic Surgery -- Overview of the Evaluation of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction -- Urologic Instrumentation: Endoscopes and Lasers -- Prostatitis and Male Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome -- Disorders of Scrotal Contents: Orchitis, Epididymitis, Testicular Torsion, Torsion of the Appendages, and Fournier's Gangrene -- Nonbacterial Infections of the Genitourinary Tract -- Sexually Transmitted Infections -- Hematuria: Evaluation and Management -- Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) -- Practical Guidelines for the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction and Peyronie's Disease -- Premature Ejaculation -- The Role of Interventional Management for Urinary Tract Calculi -- Current Concepts of Anterior Urethral Pathology: Management and Future Directions -- Urinary Incontinence -- Neurogenic Bladder -- Pelvic Prolapse -- Urinary Tract Fistula -- Urologic Trauma -- Bladder Cancer -- Prostate Cancer -- The Management of Testis Cancer.

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