2nd Edition

Textbook of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia



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ISBN 9781901865554
Published November 28, 2004 by CRC Press
576 Pages 75 Color & 50 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Completely revised and updated, Textbook of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Second Edition provides a state-of-the-art overview of the entire field. The first edition of this breakthrough book was very well received by urologists around the world and became the standard reference work on the subject of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH). With the constant changes and improvements being made in therapeutics and treatment in general, any book on this important subject needs to be updated frequently.

The first edition's original sections have been expanded and, once again, a team of expert editors and contributors ensure that the material presented reflects the latest available information.The editorial panel examines all aspects of the disorder, from pathophysiology to the latest treatments and clinical trials including MTOPS and PREDICT. They explore laser prostatectomy using the holmium laser and a host of other minimally invasive techniques that are seriously challenging standard transurethral resection (TUR) as the gold standard intervention for this disease. Building on the foundation of the first edition, this second edition will continue to be the quintessential resource on BPH.

Table of Contents

BASIC SCIENCE
Macro-Anatomy of the Prostate, J.S. Dixon and J.A. Gosling
Embryology and Development of the Prostate, E. Shapiro and M.S. Steiner
Molecular Control of Prostatic Growth, A. Turkes and K. Griffiths
Molecular Aspects of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, M.R. Freeman, M.E. Gleave, and L.W.K. Chung
Human Prostatic Adrenoceptors, K.-E. Andersson and M.G. Wyllie
The Pathology of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, D.G. Bostwick
Bladder Responses to Obstruction, G.E. Lemack and J.D. McConnell
Molecular Genetics of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, S.F. Shariat, E.I. Canto, and K.M. Slawin

EPIDEMIOLOGY
Measuring and Assessing BPH in Population Groups, M.J. Barry
Descriptive Epidemiology of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, H.A. Guess and C.J. Girman
Etiology of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, G.S. Sonke, C.A. Mochtar, and L.A.L.M. Kiemeney
Epidemiology of Acute Urinary Retention, K. Thomas and P. Boyle
Natural History of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, J. Shah

EVALUATION
Evaluating Symptoms and Functional Status, G.S. Adey, M.P. O'Leary, and M.J. Barry
Screening for Prostate Cancer in Patients with Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, D.E. Drachenberg and M.K. Brawer
Flow Rate and Postvoid Residual Issues, E.P. Arnold
Urodynamics and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, A.E. Te, E.F. Ikeguchi, J. Choi, and S.A. Kaplan
Imaging and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, D. Rickards
Prostatic Needle Biopsy in Men with BPH: Histopathologic Interpretation and Clinical Significance, M.R. Feneley and S.R.J. Bott
Neurologic and Neurophysiologic Assessment, C.J. Fowler, K.J. O'Malley, and R.S. Kirby

MEDICAL TREATMENT
Medical Management-Watchful Waiting, P. Hegarty, J.M. Fitzpatrick, and R.C. Bruskewitz
The Placebo Effect in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, C.G. Roehrborn
Dutasteride in the Treatment of the BPH Patient, J.D. McConnell and C.G. Roehrborn
Finasteride in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, J.D. McConnell
Combination Therapy in the Treatment of BPH, C.G. Roehrborn
The Differential Effects of Adrenoceptor Antagonists on Prostate Tissue Growth, N. Kyprianou
Terazosin in the Treatment of Obstruction of the Lower Urinary Tract, M. Brawer and J.M. Fitzpatrick
Doxazosin in the Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, R.S. Kirby
Alfuzosin, A. Jardin
Tamsulosin, C.R. Chapple
Phytotherapeutic Agents in the Treatment of LUTS and BPH, K. Dreikorn and J.M. Fitzpatrick
Uroselectivity Revisited, K.-E. Andersson and M.G. Wyllie

SURGICAL/INTERVENTIONAL OPTIONS
Surgical Interventions for BPH, J. Shah and C.G. Roehrborn
Transurethral Laser prostatectomy, B.S. Stein
Transurethral Needle Ablation (TUNA) for Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, C.C. Schulman and A.R. Zlotta
Interstitial Laser Therapy for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, T. McNicholas
Transurethral Microwave Thermotherapy, S. St Clair Carter and A Tubaro
Temporary Stents, J. Nordling

SHARED CARE
The Impact of BPH on Sexual Function, C.C. Carson
Index

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