5th Edition

Textbook of Female Urology and Urogynecology Clinical Perspectives

Edited By Linda Cardozo, David Staskin Copyright 2023
    778 Pages 261 Color & 93 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    778 Pages 261 Color & 93 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    Featuring contributions by an international team of the world’s experts in urology and gynecology, this fifth edition reinforces its status as the classic comprehensive resource on female urology and urogynecology and an essential clinical reference in the field, with new chapters throughout. Each volume is now available separately. *Offers a comprehensive guide to medical aspects *Covers important classic and newer topics *Presents a practical and manageable level of detail



    Section Editors

    Current Contributors


    Section Editor: Ian Milsom

    1. History of Urogynecology and Female Urology

    Jane A. Schulz and Harold P. Drutz

    2. Tackling the Stigma of Incontinence

    Angie Rantell

    3. The Epidemiology of Urinary Incontinence, Other Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, and Pelvic Organ Prolapse

    Maria Gyhagen and Ian Milsom

    4. Natural History and Prevention of Urinary Incontinence and Urogenital Prolapse

    Ifeoma Offiah, Chendrimada K. Madhu, Ruben Trochez, and Robert M. Freeman

    5. A Short History of Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence

    Dudley Robinson and Linda Cardozo

    6. The History of Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

    Sören Lange and Heinz Kölbl

    7. Medical Error and Patient Safety in Surgery

    Roxane Gardner

    8. Medicolegal Issues in Urogynaecology

    Swati Jha


    Section Editor: Nikki Cotterill

    9. Patient-Reported Outcomes: From Development to Utilization

    Karin Coyne, Chris Sexton, and Alan Uren

    10. Patient-Reported Outcome Questionnaires to Assess Health-Related Quality of Life and Symptom Impact

    Victoria Kershaw, Thomas Gray, Swati Jha, and Stephen Radley

    11. Patient-Reported Outcome Questionnaires to Screen and Measure Satisfaction, Expectations, and Goal Achievement

    Zoe S. Kopp, Christopher J. Evans, and Nathan A. Johnson

    12. Questionnaires to Assess Sexual Function

    Claudine Domoney, Tara Symonds, and Raman Basra

    13. Questionnaires to Assess Bowel Function

    Alison Hainsworth and Andrew Williams

    14. International Consultation on Incontinence Modular Questionnaire

    Alan Uren, Nikki Cotterill, and Paul Abrams

    15. Electronic Personal Assessment Questionnaire (EPAQ) for Pelvic Floor

    Thomas Gray, Victoria Kershaw, and Stephen Radley

    16. Questionnaires to Assess Pelvic Organ Prolapse

    Alka A. Bhide and Alex Digesu

    17. Economic Aspects of Urinary Incontinence

    Marie-Aimée Perrouin Verbe


    Section Editor: Lori A. Birder

    18. Anatomy

    John O.L. DeLancey

    19. Embryology of the Female Urogenital System and Clinical Applications

    Dana Weiss and Stephen A. Zderic

    20. Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine for the Female Genitourinary System

    Sara Anis and Anthony Atala

    21. Physiology of Micturition

    Naoki Yoshimura, Pradeep Tyagi, and Michael B. Chancellor

    22. Pharmacology of the Bladder and Emerging Treatments

    Karl-Erik Andersson

    23. Classification of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in the Female Patient

    David Staskin, Márcio A. Averbeck, and Alan J. Wein

    24. Research Horizons: Translational and in Development

    Christopher Fry and Lori A. Birder


    Section Editor: Dudley Robinson

    25. History and Examination

    Vik Khullar and Visha Tailor

    26. Bladder Diary and Symptom Scores

    Nikki Cotterill and Alan Uren

    27. Pad Tests

    Marie-Andrée Harvey

    28. Basic Urodynamic Tests: Uroflowmetry

    Matthias Oelke

    29. Basic Urodynamic Tests: Filling and Voiding Cystometry

    Hashim Hashim and Andrew Gammie

    30. Tests of Urethral Function

    Niels Klarskov

    31. Videourodynamics

    Ilias Giarenis

    32. Special Urodynamic Tests: Ambulatory Urodynamics

    Kevin L.J. Rademakers, Desiree M.J. Vrijens, and Gommert A. van Koeveringe

    33. Basic Neurological Evaluation and Referral

    Melita Rotar, Jalesh N. Panicker, and David B. Vodušek

    34. Imaging of the Upper and Lower Urinary Tract: Radiology

    Andrea Tubaro, Riccardo Lombardo, Antonio Pastore, and Antonio Carbone

    35. Ultrasound in Urogynaecology: Lower Genitourinary Tract

    Kamil Svabik

    36. Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Urogynecology

    Elisabetta Costantini, Francesco Trama, and Ester Illiano

    37. Cystoscopy and Vesicoscopy

    Paul A. Moran, Jennifer Cole, and Tamsin Greenwell

    38. Urinalysis and Urine Culture

    Rajvinder Khasriya, Kiren Gill, and Alexandros Fanourgiakis

    39. The Urinary Microbiome

    Visha Tailor, Alka Bhide, and Vik Khullar


    Section Editor: Eric S. Rovner

    40. The Role of the Continence Nurse

    Angie Rantell

    41. Behavioral Therapies and Management of Urinary Incontinence in Women

    Kathryn L. Burgio

    42. Physiotherapy for Urinary Incontinence

    Enrico Finazzi-Agrò, Donatella Giraudo, Simone Pletto, and Gianfranco Lamberti

    43. Pessaries and Devices: Nonsurgical Treatment of Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Stress Urinary Incontinence

    Joseph T. Kowalski and Catherine S. Bradley

    44. Catheters, Pads, and Pants

    Kevin Cwach and Eric S. Rovner

    45. Drug Treatment of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in Women

    Ariana L. Smith and Alan J. Wein

    46. Botulinum Toxin Treatment of Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity and Overactive Bladder

    David Ginsberg, Rita Jen, and Unwanaobong Nseyo

    47. Electrical Stimulation and Magnetic Stimulation

    Bary Berghmans

    48. Peripheral Neuromodulation

    John Heesakkers and Frank Martens

    49. Sacral Neuromodulation in the Treatment of Female Overactive Bladder Syndrome and Nonobstructive Urinary Retention

    Dora K. Jericevic, Benjamin Brucker, and Benoit Peyronnet

    50. Nonsurgical Transurethral Radiofrequency Therapy, Laser and Other Interventions for the Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence

    Elizabeth A. Rourke and Roger R. Dmochowski

    51. Injectable Bulking Agents in the Treatment of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence

    Elisabeth M. Sebesta, Brian J. Linder, Philip Wanzek, Deborah J. Lightner, and Roger R. Dmochowski


    Section Editor: Philip Toozs-Hobson

    52. The Overactive Bladder

    Pedro Abreu Mendes and Francisco Cruz

    53. Neurological Disorders

    Claire Hentzen and Jalesh N. Panicker

    54. Nonneurogenic Voiding Dysfunction and Urinary Retention

    Felicity Reeves and Jeremy Ockrim

    55. Pathophysiology of Chronic Pelvic Pain

    Athanasios E. Dellis, Athanasios G. Papatsoris, and Lazaros Tzelves

    56. Bladder Pain Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis

    Ilias Liapis and Matthew Parsons

    57. The Urinary and Vaginal Microbiomes

    Niels Frimodt-Møller, Karen Leth Nielsen, and Frederik Boetius Hertz

    58. Bacterial Cystitis in Urogynaecology: An Update

    Kate H. Moore, Zhuoran Chen, Nevine I.D. te West

    59. Vaginitis

    Jack D. Sobel

    60. The Impact of Pregnancy and Childbirth on the Pelvic Floor

    Martino Maria Zacchè and Philip Toozs-Hobson

    61. Problems Associated with Sexual Activity

    Anna Padoa, Tal Fligelman, and Roni Tomashev

    62. Menopause

    Elizabeth Stephenson and Timothy C. Hillard

    63. Sports and Fitness Activities

    Kari Bø

    64. Anal Incontinence

    Alison Hainsworth and Andrew Williams

    65. Constipation

    Yvette Perston, Anil Bagul, Sarah Addison, and Simon Radley

    66. Female Sexual Dysfunction

    Maria Uloko and Irwin Goldstein

    67. Multidisciplinary Clinics: Urogynaecology, Colorectal, and Urology

    Hayser Medina Lucena, Ivilina Pandeva, and Ashish Pradhan



    Linda Cardozo, OBE, MD, FRCOG, is Professor of Urogynecology and Consultant Gynecologist at King’s College Hospital, London, UK. David R. Staskin, MD, is Director, Female Urology and Male Voiding Dysfunction, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center and Associate Professor of Urology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.