Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery / Edition 2

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery / Edition 2

by Mark D. Walters, Mickey M. Karram
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815136714

ISBN-13: 9780815136712

Pub. Date: 06/28/1999

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

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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.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815136712
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
506
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: HISTORY

1. Historical Milestones in Female Pelvic Surgery, Gynecology, and Female Urology

PART 2: BASIC SCIENCE

2. Anatomy of the Lower Urinary Tract, Pelvic Floor, and Rectum

3. Embryology and Congenital Anomalies of the Urinary Tract, Rectum, and Female Genital System

4. Neurophysiology and Pharmacology of the Lower Urinary Tract

5. Physiology of the Pelvic Muscles, Vagina and Anorectum

6. Female Sexual Function and Dysfunction: Assessment and Treatment

7. Epidemiology and Psychosocial Impact of Female Pelvic Floor Disorders

8.Descriptions and Classification of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction and Pelvic Organ Prolapse

PART 3: EVALUATION

9. Evaluation of Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse: History, Physical Examination, and Office Tests

10. Urodynamics: Indications, Techniques, Interpretation, and Clinical Utility

11. Video and Ambulatory Urodynamics

12. Endoscopic Evaluation of the Lower Urinary Tract

13. Radiologic Studies of the Lower Urinary Tract and Pelvic Floor

14. Neurophysiologic Testing for Pelvic Floor Disorders

PART 4: MANAGEMENT OF STRESS URINARY INCONTINENCE AND PELVIC ORGAN PROLAPSE

15. Pathophysiology of Urinary Incontinence

16. Obstetrics and Pelvic Floor Disorders

17. Stress Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse: Nonsurgical Management

18. Retropubic Operations for Stress Urinary Incontinence

19. Biologic Bladder Neck Sling for Stress Urinary Incontinence

20. Synthetic Midurethral Slings for Stress Urinary Incontinence

21. Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Stress Urinary Incontinence

22. Urethral Injection of Bulking Agents for Intrinsic Sphincter Deficiency

23. Surgical Treatment of Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse

24. Surgical Treatment of Rectocele and Perineal Defects

25. Surgical Treatment of Vaginal Apex Prolapse

26. Uterine Conservation for the Surgical Treatment of Uterovaginal Prolapse

27. Obliterative Procedures for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

28. The Use of Biologic Tissue and Synthetic Mesh in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

PART 5: SURGICAL COMPLICATIONS AND THEIR MANAGEMENT

29. Avoiding and Managing Lower Urinary Tract Injuries During Pelvic Surgery

30. Managing Mesh and Other Complications After Surgeries for Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse

PART 6: FECAL INCONTINENCE AND DEFECATION DISORDERS

31. Fecal Incontinence

32. Constipation

33. Rectovaginal Fistula and Perineal Breakdown

34. Rectal Prolapse

PART 7: PAINFUL AND IRRITATIVE VOIDING DISORDERS

35. Overactive Bladder Syndrome and Nocturia

36. Hypersensitivity Disorders of the Lower Urinary Tract

37. Surgical Management of Detrusor Compliance Abnormalities

38. Voiding Dysfunction and Urinary Retention

PART 8: SPECIFIC CONDITIONS

39. Lower Urinary Tract Infection

40. Urethral Diverticula

41. Lower Urinary Tract Fistulas

42. The Effects of Gynecologic Cancer on Lower Urinary Tract Function

43. Bladder Drainage and Urinary Protective Methods

PART 9: RESEARCH METHODS

44. Outcome and Quality-of-Life Measures in Pelvic Floor Research

APPENDENCIES A-E

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