Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis

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Affiliation: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint What is adequate management to preserve erectile function after unilateral nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Second Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Endourol 22:2029-31; discussion 2033. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors: a viable treatment option for lower urinary tract symptoms?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2nd Department of Urology, 54006 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 18:245-54. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors in postprostatectomy erectile dysfunction: a critical analysis of the basic science rationale and clinical application
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 55:334-47. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, visual changes, and nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy: is there a link?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Second Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Urol Rep 8:482-90. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer in the elderly
    Hatzimouratidis Konstantinos
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, General Hospital Papageorgiou, 56403, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:797-806. 2005
  6. pmc Sildenafil in the treatment of erectile dysfunction: an overview of the clinical evidence
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Clin Interv Aging 1:403-14. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Guidelines on male sexual dysfunction: erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 57:804-14. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Dilemmas in the management of female stress incontinence: the role of pelvic floor muscle training
    Hatzimouratidis Konstantinos
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Kimiseos Theotokou 26B, 57010, Pefka Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int Urol Nephrol 38:513-25. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparative review of the options for treatment of erectile dysfunction: which treatment for which patient?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Drugs 65:1621-50. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategy for "non-responders" to tadalafil and vardenafil: a real-life study
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    The 2nd Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, and the Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 50:126-32; discussion 132-3. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint What is adequate management to preserve erectile function after unilateral nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Second Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Endourol 22:2029-31; discussion 2033. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors: a viable treatment option for lower urinary tract symptoms?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2nd Department of Urology, 54006 Thessaloniki, Greece
    Expert Opin Investig Drugs 18:245-54. 2009
    ..Preliminary data showed that phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5i) might be a promising class of drugs also for LUTS...
  3. doi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors in postprostatectomy erectile dysfunction: a critical analysis of the basic science rationale and clinical application
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 55:334-47. 2009
    ..Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5-Is) have recently been utilized not only as a treatment of ED in this population but also as a preventive strategy in penile rehabilitation programs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors, visual changes, and nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy: is there a link?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Second Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Curr Urol Rep 8:482-90. 2007
    ..No causal relationship between PDE5i and the development of NAION exists for the moment, yet physicians should be aware of a possible adverse reaction and inform patients accordingly...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer in the elderly
    Hatzimouratidis Konstantinos
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, General Hospital Papageorgiou, 56403, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int Urol Nephrol 37:797-806. 2005
    ..A holistic approach is recommended addressing all quality of life issues without focus only in cancer control...
  6. pmc Sildenafil in the treatment of erectile dysfunction: an overview of the clinical evidence
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Clin Interv Aging 1:403-14. 2006
    ..Numerous articles have suggested that it improves endothelial function and a possible role on premature ejaculation or treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms has been suggested...
  7. doi request reprint Guidelines on male sexual dysfunction: erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 57:804-14. 2010
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) and premature ejaculation (PE) are the two most prevalent male sexual dysfunctions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dilemmas in the management of female stress incontinence: the role of pelvic floor muscle training
    Hatzimouratidis Konstantinos
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Kimiseos Theotokou 26B, 57010, Pefka Thessaloniki, Greece
    Int Urol Nephrol 38:513-25. 2006
    ..The proposed treatment algorithm established only on evidence-based data. Management strategy however, must identify patient expectations and involve them in the decision-making more than traditional measures of treatment success...
  9. ncbi request reprint A comparative review of the options for treatment of erectile dysfunction: which treatment for which patient?
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Drugs 65:1621-50. 2005
    ..The management strategy must be supplemented by careful follow-up in order to identify changes in patient health and relationship/emotional status that may necessitate treatment optimisation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Treatment strategy for "non-responders" to tadalafil and vardenafil: a real-life study
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    The 2nd Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, and the Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 50:126-32; discussion 132-3. 2006
    ..To develop and test step-wise treatment strategy for erectile dysfunction "non-responders" to tadalafil and vardenafil...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil failures may be due to inadequate patient instructions and follow-up: a study on 100 non-responders
    Dimitrios Hatzichristou
    Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 47:518-22; discussion 522-3. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to identify factors that affect efficacy response rate to sildenafil in the clinical practice...
  12. doi request reprint EAU guidelines on penile curvature
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 62:543-52. 2012
    ..Penile curvature can be congenital or acquired. Acquired curvature is secondary due to La Peyronie (Peyronie's) disease...
  13. ncbi request reprint Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors: the day after
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 51:75-88; discussion 89. 2007
    ..Review the literature on phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5-Is), addressing critical issues in their current and future use, assessing unanswered questions, and identifying research needs...
  14. doi request reprint A conceptual framework for the evolution of sexual medicine and a model for the development of alternative sexual health services: 10-year experience of the center for sexual and reproductive health
    Paraskevi Sofia Kirana
    Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Sex Med 6:2405-16. 2009
    ..Sexual health services are limited and inadequate to reduce factors that hinder treatment and adequate care, despite the growing interest for public awareness and prevention strategies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Medical students' attitudes toward patient-centred care: a longitudinal survey
    Zoi Tsimtsiou
    Research Center for Health Promotion, Institute for the Study of Urologic Diseases, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Med Educ 41:146-53. 2007
    ..It also investigated the possible impact of socio-demographic factors on students' attitudes...
  16. ncbi request reprint The natural history of Peyronie's disease: an ultrasonography-based study
    Athanasios Bekos
    Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Department of Urology, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 53:644-50. 2008
    ..To define ultrasonographic patterns reflecting different states of Peyronie's disease (PD) and to use them to evaluate the natural history of the disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction and premature ejaculation are the most frequently self-reported sexual concerns: profiles of 9,536 men calling a helpline
    Stamatis Papaharitou
    Centre for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Eur Urol 49:557-63. 2006
    ..To describe the range of sexual problems, as reported by men calling a help-line and to investigate factors associated with help seeking behaviour...
  18. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity is frequently undetected in patients with erectile dysfunction
    Dimitrios Mallis
    Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Urol 174:1913-6. 2005
    ..We investigated the prevalence of psychiatric morbidity in patients with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Removal of a detached head of the Brooks dilator from the corpora cavernosa during penile prosthesis implantation
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 2nd Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Sex Med 4:1179-81. 2007
    ..Several complications during and after penile implantation have been reported. The most difficult part of the procedure seems to be the dilatation of the corpora, especially in fibrotic cases...
  20. ncbi request reprint Predictors of physicians' involvement in addressing sexual health issues
    Zoi Tsimtsiou
    Center for the Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Sex Med 3:583-8. 2006
    ..This study aimed at investigating the factors that predict physicians' involvement in addressing sexual health issues, including their attitudes toward the doctor-patient relationship, as well as sexual issues...
  21. doi request reprint Epidemiology of male sexual dysfunction
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Am J Mens Health 1:103-25. 2007
    ..The impact of modification of risk factors in sexual dysfunctions is extremely interesting. To provide evidence-based data, there is an urgent need for new, properly designed epidemiological research...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sexual dysfunctions: classifications and definitions
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    2nd Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Sex Med 4:241-50. 2007
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  23. doi request reprint Inhibin B and anti-Müllerian hormone in spermatic vein of subfertile men with varicocele
    Dimitrios Ch Goulis
    Unit of Reproductive Endocrinology, First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    Reprod Sci 18:551-5. 2011
    ..2 [4.4-45.4] pg/dL, P = .013). Conclusions: Inh-B constitutes a reliable marker of Sertoli cell function as well as spermatogenesis. On the contrary, the clinical significance of AMH in men with varicocele remains to be elucidated...
  24. ncbi request reprint Looking to the future for erectile dysfunction therapies
    Konstantinos Hatzimouratidis
    Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Drugs 68:231-50. 2008
    ..The development and adaptation of a patient-centred care model in sexual medicine will increase the efficacy and safety of current and future treatments...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic steps in the evaluation of patients with erectile dysfunction
    Dimitrios Hatzichristou
    Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Urol 168:615-20. 2002
    ..We determined the impact of the different diagnostic steps on the management strategy for erectile dysfunction...
  26. ncbi request reprint Corporoplasty using tunica albuginea free grafts for penile curvature: surgical technique and long-term results
    Dimitrios G Hatzichristou
    Department of Urology and Center for Sexual and Reproductive Health, Aristole University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Urol 167:1367-70. 2002
    ..To minimize penile shortening and preserve potency we describe a new surgical technique combining the Nesbit procedure with tunica albuginea free grafting. Long-term functional results and patient satisfaction are reported...