3-month urinary, sexual function scores predict 12-month outcomes in prostate cancer survivors.
Better subjective and objective outcomes at one year found with midurethral-sling surgery than physiotherapy.
Keeping abreast of the most current treatments for idiopathic OAB can lead to improved outcomes and quality of life.
Pad tests described to date have only been evaluated in older, parous women.
New study reveals no difference in failure rates for women younger than 70 years and those aged 70 and older.
An electronic unit vibrates three times when wetness sensor threads detect urine overspills.
No significant difference in five-year outcomes found with outside-in and inside-out transobturator tension-free vaginal tape surgery.
David O. Sussman, DO, has been ready to educate urology colleagues on the appropriate use of Botox.
Taiwan study finds a twofold increased risk of upper urinary tract stones in patients suffering from urinary incontinence.
Study finds a significant inverse association between weight changes and incontinence scores in normal-weight patients.
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A new trial has found that mirabegronreduced the frequency of incontinence episodes and number of daily urinations in adults with overactive bladder.
Consumption of 234 mg/day or more was associated with a 72% increased likelihood of urinary incontinence.
The FDA has approved onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox) as a treatment for overactive bladder (OAB) in adults who are inadequately managed with anticholinergic medications.
Urinary incontinence following RP is a moderate or big problem in at least 8% of men. This has a significant impact of quality of life.
For women with stress urinary incontinence, changes due to pre-op studies not tied to outcome
Scientists have discovered that the characteristic shape of a man's urine stream could be used to help diagnose urinary problems.
Increased risk of prolapse 20 years after single vaginal delivery versus cesarean section
Botox injections to the bladder may be as effective as anticholinergics for treating urinary urgency incontinence in women.
Surgical placement of male transobturator slings cures three-quarters of cases of male stress urinary incontinence (SUI) that develop as a result of prostate surgery.
Even if salvage operations ease complications from unsuccessful mesh sling surgery, patients often are in worse condition than before their original surgery.
Horizontal loops in catheter tubing can reduce flow rate by nearly two-thirds.
The trend comes after a July 2011 warning by the FDA that vaginal mesh products are associated with significant morbidity without conclusively improving outcomes compared with traditional native tissue repair.
Meta-analysis reveals downside to mesh interventions.
Periurethral injection of human amniotic fluid stem cells restored the urethral sphincter to apparently normal histology and function.
Robert K. Nam, MD, MSc, and colleagues helped to shed light on the impact of UI in men who have undergone RP by studying rates of UI-corrective surgery.
Study finds 12 weeks of pelvic floor muscle training prevents, treats late-pregnancy urinary incontinence
Low incidence of adverse events in study of more than 12,000 women; no suicide attempts reported
Clinicians need to keep abreast of the most current treatment options for NGB, which can result in improved patient outcomes and quality of life.
Mirabegron is the first oral OAB drug with a distinct mechanism of action to be approved in three decades.