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Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery / Edition 1

Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9781846282379
Publisher: Springer London
Publication date: 12/21/2005
Edition description: 1st ed. 2003. 2nd printing 2005
Pages: 536
Product dimensions: 0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery: Past, Present and Future.- Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence, Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Anal Incontinence in Women.- Anatomy, Physiology and Neurophysiology.- Anatomy of the Pelvic Floor.- Neurophysiologic Control of the Lower Urinary Tract and Anorectum.- Clinical Aspects of Urinary, Genital and Lower Bowel Anomalies and Ambiguous Genitalia.- Classification of Disorders of Female Pelvic Support and the Role of Collagen.- The Effect of Pregnancy and Childbirth on the Lower Urinary Tract and Pelvic Floor.- Investigation of Pelvic Floor Dysfunction.- Clinical Evaluation of the Pelvis.- Urodynamics of the Female Lower Urinary Tract, Resting and Stress Urethral Pressure Profiles and Leak Point Pressures.- Videourodynamics.- Role of Ultrasound in the Investigation of Urinary and Fecal Incontinence.- Anorectal Testing: Defecography and Anorectal Manometry.- MRI Studies in the Evaluation of Pelvic Floor Disorders.- Pelvic Floor Neurophysiologic Testing.- Cystoscopy, Urethroscopy and Dynamic Cystourethroscopy.- Inflammatory Conditions, Painful Bladder and Pelvic Syndromes, Common Bowel Problems.- Urinary Tract Infections in the Non-pregnant Woman.- Urethral Syndrome.- Interstitial Cystitis: New Concepts in Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Management.- Vulvodynia and Vestibulitis.- Urogenital Atrophy.- Common Anal Problems in Women.- Chronic Pelvic Pain.- Conservative Treatment for Pelvic Floor Disorders.- Pharmacologic Approach to Urinary Incontinence and Voiding Disorders.- Behavioral Strategies for the Treatment of Urinary Incontinence in Women.- Biofeedback and Functional Electrical Stimulation.- Supportive Devices.- Sacral Nerves Neurostimulation.- Biofeedback for Anorectal Disorders.- Surgical Approaches to Urinary and Fecal Incontinence.- Anterior Colporrhaphy.- Buttress Procedures and Tension-free Slings for the Treatment of Prolapse and Stress Incontinence.- Endoscopic Suspensions.- Retropubic Urethropexies.- Slings.- Artificial Sphincters.- Minimal Access Surgery in the Management of Genuine Stress Incontinence.- Bulking Agents.- Fecal Incontinence; Rectal Prolapse.- Paravaginal Repairs.- Surgery for Disorders of Pelvic Support.- Sacrospinous Vault Suspension and Abdominal Colposacropexy.- Repair of Posterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse.- Fistulas, Operative Trauma, Postoperative Problems.- Urethral Fistulas and Diverticula.- Ureterovaginal Fistula.- Vesicovaginal Fistula.- Rectovaginal Fistulas and Intraoperative Bowel Injury.- Intraoperative Management of Injury to the Lower Urinary Tract.- Postoperative Voiding Dysfunction.- Training Guidelines.- Guidelines for Training in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery (URPS).

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