Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery / Edition 3by Mark D. Walters, Mickey M. Karram
Pub. Date: 10/10/2006
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Edited and authored by some of the most respected figures in the field, this newly revised book is your comprehensive guide to all areas of urogynecology, including urinary and fecal incontinence, urodynamic testing, management of genuine stress incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, overactive bladder, and much more. Uniquely organized to reflect a physician's
Edited and authored by some of the most respected figures in the field, this newly revised book is your comprehensive guide to all areas of urogynecology, including urinary and fecal incontinence, urodynamic testing, management of genuine stress incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, overactive bladder, and much more. Uniquely organized to reflect a physician's decision-making process, this practical, clinically oriented text moves from basic concepts through to clinical and urodynamic evaluation, management, and treatment. Inside, you'll find evidence-based assessments of appropriate therapies, along with algorithmic approaches to common complaints, and clear surgical illustrations. Exclusive to the third edition is a section addressing painful and irritative voiding disorders, including overactive bladder, as well as 20 new case presentations that offer opinions from the leading experts in urogynecology and urology.
- Features step-by-step instructions for urodynamic testing.
- Addresses all urogynecologic disorders, including genuine stress incontinence • pelvic organ prolapse • defecation disorders • painful and irritative voiding disorders • and specific conditions such as urinary tract infection.
- Presents vital information on urethral injections, covering the newest treatment options available.
- Examines the use of autologous materials and mesh in reconstructive pelvic surgery.
- Uses over 300 crisp illustrations to illuminate every detail.
- Contains a new section on painful and irritative voiding disorders, including a discussion of overactive bladder and the latest treatment optionsavailable.
- Discusses urodynamics and the most up-to-date testing available for urethral sphincteric function.
- Features 20 all new case presentations with expert commentary.
- Elsevier Health Sciences
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- Edition description:
- New Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 8.50(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.10(d)
Table of Contents
PART ONE BASIC SCIENCE 1 Anatomy of the Lower Urinary Tract, Rectum, and Pelvic Floor 2 Neurophysiology of the Lower Urinary Tract 3 Epidemiology and Social Impact of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence 4 Classification of Voiding Disorders and Pelvic Organ Prolapse PART TWO EVALUATION 5 Evaluation of Urinary Incontinence: History, Physical Examination and Office Tests 6 Urodynamics: Cystometry 7 Urodynamics: Voiding Studies 8 Urodynamics: Urethral Pressure Profilometry and Leak Point Pressures 9 Electrophysiologic Testing 10 Endoscopic Evaluation of the Lower Urinary Tract 11 Radiologic Studies of the Lower Urinary Tract PART THREE MANAGEMENT OF GENUINE STRESS INCONTINENCE AND PELVIC ORGAN PROLAPSE 12 Pathophysiology and Obstetric Issues of Genuine Stress Incontinence 13 Genuine Stress Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Nonsurgical Treatment 14 Genuine Stress Incontinence: Retropubic Surgical Procedures 15 Vaginal Operations for Genuine Stress Incontinence 16 Laparoscopic Surgery for Genuine Stress Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse 17 Surgical Corrrection of Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse 18 Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Enterocele and Rectocele 19 Surgical Correction of Uterine and Vaginal Apex Prolapse: Vaginal, Abdominal and Obliterative Procedures PART FOUR FECAL INCONTINENCE AND DEFECATION DISORDERS 20 Fecal Incontinence 21 Constipation 22 Rectovaginal Fistula 23 Rectal Prolapse PART FIVE SPECIFIC CONDITIONS 24 Detrusor Instability and Hyperreflexia 25 Painful Bladder Syndromes 26 Voiding Dysfunction and Retention 27 Lower Urinary Tract Infection 28 Lower Urinary Tract Fistulas 29 Suburethral Diverticula 30 Gynecologic Injury to the Ureters, Bladder and Urethra: Prevention, Recognition, and Management 31 The Effects of Gynecologic Cancer and Its Treatment on the Lower Urinary Tract 32 The Lower Urinary Tract in Pregnancy 33 Bladder Drainage and Urinary Protective Methods 34 Case Presentations with Expert Opinions APPENDICES The Standardization of Terminology of Lower Urinary Tract Function Recommended by the International Continence Society Lower Urinary Tract Rehabilitation Techniques: Seventh Report on the Standardization of Terminology of Lower Urinary Tract Function The Standardization of Terminology of Female Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction and The Standardization of Terminology and Assessment of Functional Characteristics of Intestinal Urinary Reservoirs The Standardization of Terminology of Lower Urinary Tract Function: Pressure Flow Studies of Voiding, Urethral Resistance and Urethral Obstruction
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