Investigators identified the association among community-dwelling adults aged 60 years or older enrolled in the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging.
In a small study, tadalafil, a PDE5 inhibitor used to treated erectile dysfunction, significantly decreased opening urethral pressure in healthy women.
Mesh removal or revision was a top complication across all racial and ethnic groups, investigators reported.
Investigators in South Korea demonstrated the benefit in a retrospective study that included 651 men undergoing transurethral resection of the prostate.
A study of patients older than 70 years who had overactive bladder found that the vast major of them reported improvement urinary incontinence, urinary urgency, daytime urinary frequency, and nighttime frequency after intradetrusor injection of onabotulinumtoxinA.
Study findings highlight the role of urodynamic studies in diagnosing problems after mesh removal.
BDNF proteolysis imbalance may be a potential biomarker and therapeutic target, new findings suggest.
The risk for these surgeries was negligible among never-pregnant women.
Medications for storage and voiding symptoms were often prescribed for detrusor underactivity.
Desmopressin orally disintegrating tablets resulted in declines in nocturnal voids in men and women with nocturnal polyuria and mild daytime voiding dysfunction.
In a study, 28% of all incident in-hospital falls were associated with nighttime visits to the toilet.
In a study, nocturnal polyuria was present in 30% of women with overactive bladder.
LUTS treatment with the alpha-blocker prazosin was associated with significantly lower 2- and 5-year biochemical recurrence rates vs tamsulosin and non-use of alpha-blockers.
Taking 2 or more drugs for hypertension is associated with a significantly higher number of nocturnal voids and higher nocturnal polyuria index, study finds.
Phase 4 trial showed that mirabegron significantly decreased incontinence episodes and micturitions compared with placebo among patients aged 65 years and older.
A study of commercially insured patients showed Asians and Hispanics were less likely than whites to undergo advanced overactive bladder treatments.
Study suggests male OAB could be associated with abnormalities in metabolic pathways of fatty acids and bile acids.
Even modestly elevated fasting plasma glucose levels and HbA1c is associated with increased odds of overactive bladder.
The ratio of visceral fat volume to total abdominal fat volume is an independent risk factor for overactive bladder, study finds.
German study revealed a 13% higher risk of falls among patients with vs without nocturia.