Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery E-Book

Front Cover
Elsevier Health Sciences, Oct 10, 2006 - Medical - 616 pages
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 options available.
  • Discusses urodynamics and the most up-to-date testing available for urethral sphincteric function.
  • Features 20 all new case presentations with expert commentary.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Chapter 1 Historical Milestones in Female Pelvic Surgery Gynecology and Female Urology
3
Chapter 2 Anatomy of the Lower Urinary Tract Rectum and Pelvic Floor
17
Chapter 3 Neurophysiology and Pharmacology of the Lower Urinary Tract
31
Chapter 4 Epidemiology and Psychosocial Impact of Pelvic Floor Disorders
44
Chapter 5 Description and Classification of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
55
Chapter 6 Evaluation of Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
65
Cystometry and Urethral Function Tests
78
Voiding Studies
102
Chapter 25 Constipation
320
Chapter 26 Rectovaginal Fistula and Perineal Breakdown
331
Chapter 27 Rectal Prolapse
340
Chapter 28 Overactive Bladder Syndrome and Nocturia
353
Chapter 29 Painful Bladder Syndromes
377
Chapter 30 Voiding Dysfunction and Urinary Retention
390
Chapter 31 Sacral Neuromodulation Therapy
402
Chapter 32 Lower Urinary Tract Infection
413

Chapter 9 Endoscopic Evaluation of the Lower Urinary Tract
114
Chapter 10 Radiologic Studies of the Lower Urinary Tract and Pelvic Floor
124
Chapter 11 Neurophysiologic Testing for Pelvic Floor Disorders
138
Chapter 12 Pathophysiology of Stress Urinary Incontinence
157
Chapter 13 Obstetrics and Pelvic Floor Disorders
165
Nonsurgical Management
172
Chapter 15 Retropubic Operations for Stress Urinary Incontinence
187
Chapter 16 Sling Procedures for Stress Urinary Incontinence
196
Chapter 17 Laparoscopic Surgery for Stress Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
213
Chapter 18 Urethral Injection of Bulking Agents for Intrinsic Sphincter Deficiency
227
Chapter 19 Surgical Correction of Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse
234
Chapter 20 Surgical Treatment of Rectocele and Perineal Defects
246
Chapter 21 Surgical Treatment of Vaginal Vault Prolapse and Enterocele
262
Chapter 22 Obliterative Procedures for Vaginal Prolapse
288
Chapter 23 The Use of Biologic Tissue and Synthetic Mesh in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
295
Chapter 24 Fecal Incontinence
309
Chapter 33 The Effects of Gynecologic Cancer on Lower Urinary Tract Function
425
Chapter 34 Gynecologic Injury to the Ureters Bladder and Urethra Prevention Recognition and Management
436
Chapter 35 Lower Urinary Tract Fistulas
445
Chapter 36 Urethral Diverticula
461
Chapter 37 The Urinary Tract in Pregnancy
472
Chapter 38 Bladder Drainage and Urinary Protective Methods
490
Chapter 39 Outcomes And Quality OfLife Measures In Pelvic Floor Research
499
Chapter 40 Case Presentations with Expert Discussions
515
Appendix A Appendix The Standardisation of Terminology of Lower Urinary Tract Function Recommended by the International Continence Society
549
Report from the Standardisation SubCommittee of the International Continence Society
562
Appendix C Appendix Standardisation Reports of the International Continence Society ICS
574
Appendix D Appendix Sample Questionnaires for Several Recommended Outcome Measures for Women with Pelvic Floor Disorders
576
Index
589
Color Plate Section
600
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information