Evaluation and Treatment of the Neurogenic Bladder: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Evaluation and Treatment of the Neurogenic Bladder

1st Edition

Edited by Jacques Corcos, Eric Schick

CRC Press

343 pages | 135 B/W Illus.

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Hardback: 9781841845579
pub: 2004-12-22
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Excerpted from the Textbook of the Neurogenic Bladder, Essential Guide to the Neurogenic Bladder provides information on two topics essential to the practicing clinician: evaluation and treatment. Giving the reader easy access to the diagnostic armamentarium, this well-illustrated text provides the examining physician with excellent guidelines for conducting thorough, efficient, and beneficial examinations of both adults and children using a variety of instruments and tests. Both surgical and non-surgical treatment options are written by experts from around the globe and should invariably help the reader to choose the best treatments for optimal results.

Table of Contents


Clinical Evaluation: History and Physical Examination

Quality of Life Assessment in Neurogenic Bladder

The Voiding Diary

The Pad Test

Endoscopic Evaluation of Neurogenic Bladder

Imaging Techniques in the Evaluation of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction

Normal Urodynamic Parameters in Children

Evaluation of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction: Basic Urodynamics

Urodynamics in Infants and Children

Electrophysiological Evaluation: Basic Principles and Clinical Applications

Practical Guide to Diagnosis and Follow-up of Patients with Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction


Classification of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction


Conservative Treatment

Systemic and Intrathecal Pharmacological Treatment

Intravesical Pharmacological Treatment

Transdermal Oxybutynin Administration

Management of Autonomic Dysreflexia

Peripheral Electrical Stimulation

Emptying the Neurogenic Bladder by Electrical Stimulation

Central Neuromodulation

Intravesical Electrical Stimulation of the Bladder

Surgery to Improve Reservoir Function

Surgery to Improve Bladder Outlet Function

Urinary Diversion

Tissue Engineering Applications for Patients with Neurogenic Bladder

Restoration of Complete Bladder Function by Neurostimulation

Neuroprotection and Repair after Spinal Cord Injury


Treatment Alternatives for Different Types of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction in Adults

Treatment Alternatives for Different Types of Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction in Children

The Vesicourethral Balance


Complications Related to Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction - I: Infection, Lithiasis and Neoplasia

Complications Related to Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction - II: Reflux and Renal Insufficiency

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Neurology
MEDICAL / Urology