Jae Seung Paick

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Affiliation: Seoul National University
Country: Korea

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of prostate volume on the efficacy of high-power potassium-titanyl-phosphate photoselective vaporization of the prostate: a retrospective, short-term follow-up study on evaluating feasibility and safety
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 51:877-82. 2010
  2. pmc Changes in nocturia after photoselective vaporization of the prostate for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Chang Ju Lee
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:531-6. 2010
  3. pmc Current laser treatments for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:737-44. 2010
  4. pmc The one year outcome after KTP laser vaporization of the prostate according to the calculated vaporized volume
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 24:1187-91. 2009
  5. pmc The learning curve for holmium laser enucleation of the prostate: a single-center experience
    Jungbum Bae
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:688-93. 2010
  6. pmc Long-term outcome of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure in female urinary incontinence: a 6-year follow-up
    Jun Hyung Lee
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:409-15. 2010
  7. pmc Serial Changes in Sexual Function Following Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate: A Short-term Follow-up Study
    Min Su Jeong
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 53:104-8. 2012
  8. pmc The Efficacy and Safety of Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate with a Potassium-titanyl-phosphate Laser for Symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia according to Prostate Size: 2-Year Surgical Outcomes
    Hyung Suk Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:330-6. 2010
  9. pmc Dimethylarginine dimethylaminohydrolase in rat penile tissue: reduced enzyme activity is responsible for erectile dysfunction in a rat model of atherosclerosis
    K Park
    Department of Urology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Impot Res 21:228-34. 2009
  10. pmc Relationship of postoperative recatheterization and intraoperative bladder distention volume in holmium laser enucleation of the prostate for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Hyeon Jun Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 54:89-94. 2013

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  1. pmc Impact of prostate volume on the efficacy of high-power potassium-titanyl-phosphate photoselective vaporization of the prostate: a retrospective, short-term follow-up study on evaluating feasibility and safety
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 51:877-82. 2010
    ..We determined the impact of prostate volume on the efficacy of the high-power (80 W) potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) photoselective laser vaporization of the prostate in men with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)...
  2. pmc Changes in nocturia after photoselective vaporization of the prostate for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Chang Ju Lee
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:531-6. 2010
    ..To investigate changes in nocturia and predictive factors for improvement after photoselective vaporization of the prostate (PVP) for patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  3. pmc Current laser treatments for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:737-44. 2010
    ..We need longer-term randomized clinical data to identify the reoperation rate of PVP and to determine which procedure is the ideal alternative to TURP and open prostatectomy for each patient...
  4. pmc The one year outcome after KTP laser vaporization of the prostate according to the calculated vaporized volume
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 24:1187-91. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that the subjective improvement, after a high-power KTP laser vaporization, may be dependent on the vaporized volume obtained after the procedure...
  5. pmc The learning curve for holmium laser enucleation of the prostate: a single-center experience
    Jungbum Bae
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:688-93. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the learning curve and early complications following the HoLEP procedure...
  6. pmc Long-term outcome of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure in female urinary incontinence: a 6-year follow-up
    Jun Hyung Lee
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:409-15. 2010
    ..We evaluated the long-term outcomes of the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure for the treatment of female urinary incontinence (UI)...
  7. pmc Serial Changes in Sexual Function Following Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate: A Short-term Follow-up Study
    Min Su Jeong
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 53:104-8. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc The Efficacy and Safety of Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate with a Potassium-titanyl-phosphate Laser for Symptomatic Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia according to Prostate Size: 2-Year Surgical Outcomes
    Hyung Suk Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:330-6. 2010
    ..We investigated 2-year follow-up outcomes of patients who underwent potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP)-photoselective vaporization of the prostate (PVP) laser therapy for symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  9. pmc Dimethylarginine dimethylaminohydrolase in rat penile tissue: reduced enzyme activity is responsible for erectile dysfunction in a rat model of atherosclerosis
    K Park
    Department of Urology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Impot Res 21:228-34. 2009
    ..Our study showed that decreased cavernosal DDAH activity is the cause of cavernosal ADMA accumulation leading to reduced cavernosal NOS activity and impairment of erectile function...
  10. pmc Relationship of postoperative recatheterization and intraoperative bladder distention volume in holmium laser enucleation of the prostate for benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Hyeon Jun Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 54:89-94. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the risk factors for recatheterization after holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP)...
  11. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of mirodenafil, a new oral phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, for treatment of erectile dysfunction
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 5:2672-80. 2008
    ..Mirodenafil is a newly developed oral phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, currently under investigation as a treatment for erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Complications associated with the tension-free vaginal tape procedure: the Korean experience
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Korea
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:215-9. 2005
    ..In addition, our findings suggest that there may be a role for urethral dilatation in the management of voiding difficulty associated with the procedure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preoperative maximal flow rate may be a predictive factor for the outcome of tension-free vaginal tape procedure for stress urinary incontinence
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongno gu, 110 744, Seoul, Korea
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 15:413-7; discussion 417. 2004
    ..Our results confirm the feasibility and safety of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure and demonstrate that preoperative low maximal flow rate may be associated with the failure of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure...
  14. ncbi request reprint Tension-free vaginal tape procedure for urinary incontinence with low Valsalva leak point pressure
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Urol 172:1370-3. 2004
    ..We evaluated the outcome of the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure for stress urinary incontinence with low Valsalva leak point pressure (VLPP) and identified factors predicting the outcome...
  15. ncbi request reprint Significance of pad test loss for the evaluation of women with urinary incontinence
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Neurourol Urodyn 24:39-43. 2005
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  16. doi request reprint The efficacy and safety of udenafil, a new selective phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, in patients with erectile dysfunction
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 5:946-53. 2008
    ..Udenafil is a potent selective phosphodiesterase type 5 (PDE5) inhibitor newly developed for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  17. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of oral SK3530 for the treatment of erectile dysfunction in Korean men: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, fixed dose, parallel group clinical trial
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University, College of Medicine, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Asian J Androl 10:791-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of SK3530, a newly developed type 5 phosphodiesterase inhibitor (PDE5I), in Korean men with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Shortening of tension-free vaginal tape for the treatment of recurrent incontinence
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Urol 171:1634. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Management of postoperatively detected iatrogenic lower ureteral injury: should ureteroureterostomy really be abandoned?
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 67:237-41. 2006
    ..Despite the advantages of preserving the integrity of bladder and the natural antireflux mechanism, open end-to-end ureteroureterostomy is rarely performed today for treatment of lower ureteral injury diagnosed postoperatively...
  20. doi request reprint The efficacy and safety of udenafil [Zydena] for the treatment of erectile dysfunction in hypertensive men taking concomitant antihypertensive agents
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28, Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    J Sex Med 6:3166-76. 2009
    ..Erectile dysfunction (ED) and hypertension are frequent comorbid conditions. The vasodilating properties of type 5 phosphodiesterase inhibitor (PDE5I) are the major concerns for the treatment of ED patients on antihypertensive medications...
  21. ncbi request reprint Potentiation of apomorphine effect on sildenafil-induced penile erection in conscious rabbits
    Jae Young Park
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Asian J Androl 6:205-9. 2004
    ..To investigate a possible potentiation effect of apomorphine (APO) on sildenafil-induced penile erection in the conscious rabbit...
  22. ncbi request reprint Tension-free vaginal tape procedure for the treatment of mixed urinary incontinence: significance of maximal urethral closure pressure
    Jae Seung Paick
    Departments of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    J Urol 172:1001-5. 2004
    ..We investigated factors predicting persistent urge incontinence after the tension-free vaginal tape procedure in patients with mixed urinary incontinence...
  23. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of mirodenafil in men taking antihypertensive medications
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 7:3143-52. 2010
    ..Mirodenafil is a recently developed oral phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, which was observed to significantly improve erectile function and was well tolerated in men with broad-spectrum erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  24. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of once-daily dosing of udenafil in the treatment of erectile dysfunction: results of a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Chen Zhao
    Department of Urology, Chonbuk National University Medical School, and Institute for Medical Sciences, Chonbuk National University, and Research Institute and CTC for Medical Device of Chonbuk National University Hospital, Jeonju, Korea
    Eur Urol 60:380-7. 2011
    ..The pharmacokinetic profiles of udenafil with a time of maximal concentration of 1.0-1.5h and a terminal half-life of 11-13 h make udenafil a good candidate for once-daily dosing...
  25. ncbi request reprint Influence of bladder contractility on short-term outcomes of high-power potassium-titanyl-phosphate photoselective vaporization of the prostate
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 69:859-63. 2007
    ..To determine the effect of bladder contractility on the outcomes of high-power (80 W) potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser vaporization of the prostate in men with lower urinary tract symptoms...
  26. ncbi request reprint Restoration of erectile capacity in normotensive aged rats by modulation of angiotensin receptor type 1
    Kwanjin Park
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yon Gon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea, 110 744
    J Androl 26:123-8. 2005
    ..The results obtained indicated that alteration of the renin-angiotensin system might be implicated in the erectile dysfunction of elderly males, and modulation of this system may be of great therapeutic value...
  27. ncbi request reprint Outcome of mid-urethral sling procedures in Korean women with stress urinary incontinence according to body mass index
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Urol 13:379-84. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the outcome of mid-urethral sling procedures is influenced by the body mass index of Korean women suffering from stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment preferences in men with erectile dysfunction: an open label study in Korean men switching from sildenafil citrate to tadalafil
    Tai Young Ahn
    Asan Medical Centre, Seoul, Korea
    Asian J Androl 9:760-70. 2007
    ..To evaluate patient preferences for sildenafil citrate or tadalafil (PDE-5 inhibitors available for the treatment of erectile dysfunction [ED]) and assess potential reasons for these preferences...
  29. doi request reprint The efficacy and safety of testosterone undecanoate (Nebido(®)) in testosterone deficiency syndrome in Korean: a multicenter prospective study
    Du Geon Moon
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 7:2253-60. 2010
    ..Long-acting injectable testosterone undecanoate (TU, Nebido(®)), a new parenteral testosterone preparation, has recently been introduced to avoid frequent injections of the conventional injectable esters...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of detrusor overactivity on storage symptoms following potassium-titanyl-phosphate photoselective vaporization of the prostate
    Min C Cho
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 75:1460-6. 2010
    ..To investigate whether the presence of detrusor overactivity (DO) influences storage symptoms after photoselective laser vaporization of the prostate (PVP) for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  31. doi request reprint Predictor of de novo urinary incontinence following holmium laser enucleation of the prostate
    Min Chul Cho
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Dongguk University, Gyeonggi, Korea
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:1343-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the incidence of de novo urinary incontinence (UI) after holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) for benign prostatic hyperplasia and to determine predictors of postoperative de novo UI...
  32. ncbi request reprint Is questionnaire enough to assess number of nocturic episodes? Prospective comparative study between data from questionnaire and frequency-volume charts
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Urology 64:966-9. 2004
    ..To determine whether the voiding symptom questionnaire provides information regarding nocturia as accurate as that provided by frequency-volume (FV) charts, we evaluated patients with lower urinary tract symptoms...
  33. ncbi request reprint Voiding diary for the evaluation of urinary incontinence and lower urinary tract symptoms: prospective assessment of patient compliance and burden
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Neurourol Urodyn 23:331-5. 2004
    ..Voiding diary duration may be related to patient compliance and burden. To test this hypothesis, we evaluated patient compliance and burden...
  34. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing self-perceived disease severity in women with stress urinary incontinence combined with or without urge incontinence
    Seung June Oh
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Neurourol Urodyn 24:341-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of patient-perceived disease severity (PPDS) on the quality of life (QoL) of women with urinary incontinence (UI) and to identify factors predicting PPDS...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk factors in predicting a poor response to sildenafil citrate in elderly men with erectile dysfunction
    Kwanjin Park
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Chongno Gu, Yongon Dong, Seoul, Korea
    BJU Int 95:366-70. 2005
    ..To assess the clinical efficacy of sildenafil and the potential predictors of poor response to sildenafil in elderly patients with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  36. doi request reprint Efficacy and safety of avanafil for treating erectile dysfunction: results of a multicentre, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Chen Zhao
    Department of Urology, Chonbuk National University Medical School, Jeonju, Korea
    BJU Int 110:1801-6. 2012
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Influence of high-power potassium-titanyl-phosphate photoselective vaporization of the prostate on erectile function: a short-term follow-up study
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Jongno Ku, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 4:1701-7. 2007
    ..Erectile function after high-power potassium-titanyl-phosphate (KTP) photoselective laser vaporization of the prostate has not been investigated systemically...
  38. ncbi request reprint alpha-blocker monotherapy in the treatment of nocturia in men with lower urinary tract symptoms: a prospective study of response prediction
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, and Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    BJU Int 97:1017-23. 2006
    ..To determine the efficacy of an alpha-adrenoceptor antagonist, terazosin, in reducing nocturia in men with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), and to identify the factors predicting treatment outcome...
  39. pmc Impacts of the quinazoline-based alpha1-antagonist, terazosin, and of the sulfonamide derivative, tamsulosin, on serum prostate-specific antigen and prostate volume
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 23:509-13. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that terazosin reduces TZV and demonstrate that the relief of symptoms associated with BPH may not be due to a prostate activity reduction induced by apoptosis in the prostate gland...
  40. ncbi request reprint Reasons for discontinuation of sildenafil citrate after successful restoration of erectile function
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Yongun dong, Jongro Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    Asian J Androl 6:117-20. 2004
    ..To investigate the reasons for discontinuations of sildenafil after the successful restoration of erectile function...
  41. ncbi request reprint Benefits of microsurgical repair of adolescent varicocele: comparison of semen parameters in fertile and infertile adults with varicocele
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Urology 65:554-8. 2005
    ..To compare preoperative semen parameters and the effect of microscopic varicocele repair on semen parameters in adolescents, fertile adults, and infertile adults with varicocele...
  42. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing practices for chronic prostatitis: a nationwide survey of urologists in South Korea
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Urol 12:976-83. 2005
    ..We investigated the influence of physicians' attitudes on the treatment of chronic prostatitis, and attempted to correlate demographic and professional characteristics with patterns of therapy regarding chronic prostatitis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic risk factors for chronic prostatitis
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Androl 28:317-27. 2005
    ..The identification and characterization of these relevant risk factors might accelerate or augment the development of preventive, diagnostic, and therapeutic strategies for the treatment of these syndromes...
  44. ncbi request reprint The role of apoptosis in the pathogenesis of varicocele
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    BJU Int 96:1092-6. 2005
  45. doi request reprint Investigation of the effects of the level of glycemic control on erectile function and pathophysiological mechanisms in diabetic rats
    Sung Yong Cho
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 9:1550-8. 2012
    ..Poor glycemic control is associated with erectile dysfunction (ED); however, differences in ED according to the level of glycemic control have been poorly investigated...
  46. doi request reprint Self-reported premature ejaculation prevalence and characteristics in Korean young males: community-based data from an internet survey
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul National University School ofMedicine, Sindaebang 2 dong, Dongjak Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    J Androl 31:540-6. 2010
    ..This study demonstrates that PE in Korea is as prevalent as it is in European countries and the United States...
  47. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of 8-mg once-daily vs 4-mg twice-daily silodosin in patients with lower urinary tract symptoms suggestive of benign prostatic hyperplasia (SILVER Study): a 12-week, double-blind, randomized, parallel, multicenter study
    Myung Soo Choo
    Department of Urology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 83:875-81. 2014
    ..To show the noninferiority of silodosin 8-mg once-daily (QD) to 4-mg twice-daily (BID) in efficacy and safety in patients with lower urinary tract symptoms or benign prostatic hyperplasia in the Korean population...
  48. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the outcome of mid urethral sling procedures for female urinary incontinence
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Urol 178:985-9; discussion 989. 2007
    ..We evaluated the outcome at least 6 months after the tension-free vaginal tape or transobturator tape procedure in women with urinary incontinence, and identified factors predicting persistent stress urinary incontinence...
  49. ncbi request reprint Tension-free vaginal tape, suprapubic arc sling, and transobturator tape in the treatment of mixed urinary incontinence in women
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:123-9. 2008
    ..031-10.887; P = 0.044). Our findings suggest that low MUCP and the presence of uninhibited detrusor contraction during cystometry should be considered to be at high risk of treatment failure of UUI after surgery in these patients...
  50. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and disease severity in Korean women with stress urinary incontinence
    Seung June Oh
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 66:69-73. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether disease severity influences quality of life using the Incontinence Quality of Life questionnaire and to determine the factors that effectively reflect disease severity in women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  51. ncbi request reprint Chronic prostatitis in Korea: a nationwide postal survey of practicing urologists in 2004
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    Asian J Androl 7:427-32. 2005
    ..To examine the diagnosis and treatment of chronic prostatitis by means of a nationwide postal survey of practicing urologists in 2004...
  52. ncbi request reprint Significance of nocturnal hesitancy in treatment of men with lower urinary tract symptoms
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 67:978-83. 2006
    ..To determine the significance of nocturnal hesitancy in the treatment of men with lower urinary tract symptoms...
  53. ncbi request reprint The role of prolactin levels in the sexual activity of married men with erectile dysfunction
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BJU Int 98:1269-73. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effects of risk factors for erectile dysfunction (ED) including anthropometry, hormones, metabolic profiles and lifestyle, on sexual activity in married men with ED...
  54. ncbi request reprint Age is not a limiting factor for midurethral sling procedures in the elderly with urinary incontinence
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Jongno gu, Korea
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 61:194-9. 2006
    ..The object was to evaluate clinical outcome of the midurethral sling procedures in the elderly compared with middle-aged women...
  55. ncbi request reprint Patient experience with a urodynamic study: a prospective study in 208 patients
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Urol 171:2307-10. 2004
    ..We assessed several emotional variables, including anxiety, pain, shame and morbidity, in patients who underwent a urodynamic study...
  56. ncbi request reprint Does the degree of experience for the tension-free vaginal tape procedure influence the results of the suprapubic arc sling procedure during the learning phase?
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int Urol Nephrol 39:1079-84. 2007
    ..The object was to evaluate whether the degree of experience for the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedures influenced the early results of the suprapubic arc (SPARC) sling procedure...
  57. ncbi request reprint Influence of self-perceived incontinence severity on quality of life and sexual function in women with urinary incontinence
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:828-35. 2007
    ..We examined the impact of patient-perceived incontinence severity (PPIS) on health-related quality of life (QoL) and sexual function in women with urinary incontinence (UI)...
  58. ncbi request reprint Ubiquitin-specific protease activity of USP9Y, a male infertility gene on the Y chromosome
    Kyung Ho Lee
    School of Biological Sciences, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 742, Korea
    Reprod Fertil Dev 15:129-33. 2003
    ..These results suggest that, through de-ubiquitination, USP9Y may stabilize a specific target protein that is important for male germ cell development...
  59. ncbi request reprint A generic health-related quality of life instrument, the Medical Outcomes Study Short Form-36, in women with urinary incontinence
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 130:18-24. 2007
    ..Since generic quality of life may be more susceptible to other factors such as co-morbid diseases than disease severity and reflect a wider aspect of daily life, these factors should also be evaluated in future studies...
  60. ncbi request reprint Clinical and urodynamic features according to subjective symptom severity in female urinary incontinence
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:215-20. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between subjective symptom severity and clinical or urodynamic parameters and to compare these parameters according to subjective symptom severity...
  61. ncbi request reprint Chronic administration of an oral Rho kinase inhibitor prevents the development of vasculogenic erectile dysfunction in a rat model
    Kwanjin Park
    Department of Urology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 3:996-1003. 2006
    ..It has been shown that the Rho/Rho kinase calcium sensitizing pathway has been implicated in the pathogenesis of erectile dysfunction as well as systemic atherosclerosis...
  62. ncbi request reprint Microsurgical vasovasostomy after failed vasovasostomy
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Seoul Boramae Hospital, Korea
    J Urol 169:1052-5. 2003
    ..We analyzed our experience with repeat microsurgical vasovasostomy after failed vasovasostomy and elucidate the possible predictors of surgical outcome...
  63. ncbi request reprint A different female partner does not affect the success of second vasectomy reversal
    Soo Woong Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongno gu, Seoul 110 744, Korea
    J Androl 26:48-52. 2005
    ..However, it should be considered that the likelihood of achieving pregnancy after repeat vasectomy reversal may decrease with advancing age of the female partner...
  64. ncbi request reprint Nocturia and complementary indices: determination and quantification of the cause of nocturia by frequency-volume charts in women with lower urinary tract symptoms
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urol Res 32:181-4. 2004
    ..59; 95% CI 1.80-11.17; P=0.001). FV charts are valuable for determining the cause of nocturia in women with LUTS. Our findings suggest that age and the NI may be important variables in the evaluation of nocturia in women with LUTS...
  65. pmc Treatment satisfaction after 1 year high-power potassium-titanyl-phosphate photoselective vaporization of the prostate
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul 100 744, Korea
    Asian J Androl 12:728-34. 2010
    ..In addition, our findings suggest that the relative risk of treatment dissatisfaction following high-power KTP laser vaporization was increased in patients with weak detrusor contractility...
  66. doi request reprint Change of erectile function and responsiveness to phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors at different stages of streptozotocin-induced diabetes in rats
    Sung Yong Cho
    Seoul National University College of Medicine Department of Urology, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 8:1352-61. 2011
    ..However, few studies have investigated time-dependent change in erectile function during the course of diabetes...
  67. pmc Safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics of udenafil, a novel PDE-5 inhibitor, in healthy young Korean subjects
    Bo Hyung Kim
    Departments of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, Seoul National University College of Medicine and Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 65:848-54. 2008
    ..The phosphodiesterase (PDE) type 5 inhibitor is a widely used agent that facilitates penile erection. Udenafil is newly developed as a PDE-5 inhibitor...
  68. pmc Dazl can bind to dynein motor complex and may play a role in transport of specific mRNAs
    Kyung Ho Lee
    Department of Biological Sciences and Research Center for Functional Cellulomics, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    EMBO J 25:4263-70. 2006
    ..The Dazl-bound mRNAs may be stored at specific sites and would be available for future developmental processes. Our study revealed the presence of an active mRNA transport system in mouse male germ cells...
  69. ncbi request reprint Is proximal urethral mobility important for transobturator tape procedure in management of female patients with stress urinary incontinence?
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Urology 70:246-50; discussion 250-1. 2007
    ..To assess the change in urethral mobility (UM) after the transobturator tape (TOT) procedure and to evaluate the effect of UM on the outcome of the TOT procedure in women with stress urinary incontinence...
  70. ncbi request reprint Generic and disease-specific health-related quality of life in women with coital incontinence: a prospective, multicenter study
    Seung June Oh
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 65:62-7. 2008
    ..This study was carried out to evaluate the impact of coital incontinence on health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in women with lower urinary tract symptoms...
  71. ncbi request reprint Voiding patterns in men and women with lower urinary tract symptoms combined with nocturia
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Urol 14:699-703. 2007
    ..We evaluated differences between men and women with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) combined with nocturia...
  72. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of urinary incontinence in Korean women:an epidemiologic survey
    Myung Soo Choo
    Department of Urology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1309-15. 2007
    ..The present study revealed that there was a high prevalence of UI in this population. Our descriptive research provides a valuable insight into the need for tailored education to this population about UI...
  73. ncbi request reprint Severity of erectile dysfunction in married impotent patients: interrelationship with anthropometry, hormones, metabolic profiles and lifestyle
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Int J Urol 14:48-53. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the effects of risk factors for erectile dysfunction (ED) or cardiovascular disease on the disease severity in impotent men...
  74. doi request reprint Chronic treatment with a type 5 phosphodiesterase inhibitor suppresses apoptosis of corporal smooth muscle by potentiating Akt signalling in a rat model of diabetic erectile dysfunction
    Kwanjin Park
    Department of Urology, Korea Cancer Center Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Eur Urol 53:1282-8. 2008
    ..To examine whether chronic treatment with a type 5 phosphodiesterase inhibitor (PDE5I) could suppress corporal apoptosis via potentiation of Akt signalling in diabetic erectile dysfunction...
  75. ncbi request reprint Significance of tension in tension-free mid-urethral sling procedures: a preliminary study
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, South Korea
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:153-8. 2007
    ..Two patients reported only minimal stress leakage and elected to undergo no further interventions. Our findings suggest that tension plays a substantial role in tension-free mid-urethral sling procedures...
  76. doi request reprint Chronic treatment with an oral rho-kinase inhibitor restores erectile function by suppressing corporal apoptosis in diabetic rats
    Wen Ji Li
    Department of Urology, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 8:400-10. 2011
    ..However, the exact role of RhoA/ROCK signaling in the pathogenesis of diabetes-related ED has not been fully delineated...
  77. ncbi request reprint New unstable bladder model in hypercholesterolemia rats
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 69:186-90. 2007
    ..To evaluate the voiding function of the new vasculogenic erectile dysfunction (ED) model in hypercholesterolemic rats...
  78. pmc A prospective multi-center trial of Escherichia coli extract for the prophylactic treatment of patients with chronically recurrent cystitis
    Kun Suk Kim
    Department of Urology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 25:435-9. 2010
    ..There were no serious adverse events related to the study drug. Our study demonstrates the efficacy and safety of ECE in the prophylactic treatment of chronically recurrent cystitis...
  79. doi request reprint The prevalence and risk factors of female sexual dysfunction in young korean women: an internet-based survey
    Sang Hoon Song
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 5:1694-701. 2008
    ..In the present study, we investigated the prevalence and identified the risk factors of sexual dysfunction in young Korean women...
  80. ncbi request reprint Patterns in the diagnosis and management of benign prostatic hyperplasia in a country that does not have country-specific clinical practice guidelines
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Jongno gu, Seoul, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 48:281-8. 2007
    ..We have evaluated the patterns of diagnostic and treatment practices for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in a country that does not have country-specific clinical practice guidelines...
  81. doi request reprint Involvement of sphingosine-1-phosphate/RhoA/Rho-kinase signaling pathway in corporal fibrosis following cavernous nerve injury in male rats
    Min Chul Cho
    Department of Urology, Dongguk University, College of Medicine, Gyeonggi, Korea
    J Sex Med 8:712-21. 2011
    ..Postprostatectomy erectile dysfunction (ED) is thought to be due primarily to injury to cavernous nerve (CN) during surgery. The molecular mechanisms leading to ED after CN injury are poorly understood...
  82. doi request reprint Effect of dutasteride on the expression of hypoxia-inducible factor-1alpha, vascular endothelial growth factor and microvessel density in rat and human prostate tissue
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Scand J Urol Nephrol 43:445-53. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of dutasteride on the expression of angiogenesis markers in rat and human prostates...
  83. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous posterior tibial nerve stimulation in patients with chronic pelvic pain: a preliminary study
    Soo Woong Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urol Int 78:58-62. 2007
    ..We evaluated the clinical effect of intermittent percutaneous posterior tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) in patients with chronic pelvic pain (CPP)...
  84. ncbi request reprint Urinary urgency outcomes after propiverine treatment for an overactive bladder: the 'Propiverine study on overactive bladder including urgency data'
    Kyu Sung Lee
    Department of Urology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    BJU Int 105:1565-70. 2010
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint Are age, anthropometry and components of metabolic syndrome-risk factors interrelated with lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with erectile dysfunction? A prospective study
    Jae Seung Paick
    Department of Urology, Seoul Veterans Hospital, 6 2, Doonchon Dong, Kangdong Ku, Seoul 134791, Korea
    Asian J Androl 9:213-20. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effects of metabolic profiles on lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in men with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  86. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of bladder volume determinations by ultrasonography: are they accurate over entire bladder volume range?
    Seok Soo Byun
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Urology 62:656-60. 2003
    ..To investigate the accuracy of a portable three-dimensional hand-held BladderScan (BS) and two-dimensional conventional ultrasonography (CUS) in the estimation of bladder volumes...
  87. doi request reprint Relationship between premature ejaculation and depression in Korean males
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Boramae Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    J Sex Med 8:2062-70. 2011
    ..However, in Asia, although a substantial number of epidemiological studies have surveyed the prevalence of PE, researchers have not thoroughly investigated the relationship between PE and depression, or have defined PE properly...
  88. doi request reprint Beneficial effects of microsurgical varicocelectomy on semen parameters in patients who underwent surgery for causes other than infertility
    Sung Yong Cho
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 77:1107-10. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether clinical varicoceles are associated with abnormal semen parameters and whether varicocelectomy could improve the parameters in patients with causes other than infertility...
  89. pmc Holmium laser enucleation of prostate for benign prostatic hyperplasia: seoul national university hospital experience
    Jungbum Bae
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Int Neurourol J 15:29-34. 2011
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint Alpha-blocker plus diuretic combination therapy as second-line treatment for nocturia in men with LUTS: a pilot study
    Min Chul Cho
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 73:549-53; discussion 554-5. 2009
    ..To determine the efficacy of a diuretic agent, hydrochlorothiazide, as second-line therapy after failed alpha-blocker therapy for men with nocturia...
  91. pmc Comparative Analysis of the Efficacy and Safety of Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate for Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia according to Prostate Size
    Ju Hyun Park
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Urol 51:115-21. 2010
    ..This study was conducted to perform a comparative analysis of the efficacy and safety of photoselective vaporization of the prostate (PVP) for treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with a prostate volume greater than 60 cc...
  92. ncbi request reprint HIF-1alpha promotes survival of prostate cells at a high zinc environment
    Sook Eun Park
    Cancer Research Institute, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    Prostate 67:1514-23. 2007
    ..However, despite exposure to high zinc environment, prostate cells survive and proliferate. Thus, the aim of this study was to identify the intrinsic molecular species that endow prostate cells with the ability to overcome zinc toxicity...
  93. ncbi request reprint Influence of pain and urinary symptoms on quality of life in young men with chronic prostatitis-like symptoms
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Jongno gu, Korea
    Int J Urol 11:489-93. 2004
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Quality of life and psychological factors in chronic prostatitis/chronic pelvic pain syndrome
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul Veterans Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 66:693-701. 2005
  95. ncbi request reprint Questionnaire survey of urologists' initial treatment practices for acute urinary retention secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia in Korea
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urol Int 76:314-20. 2006
    ..We undertook a survey of Korean urologists to establish initial treatment practices for acute urinary retention secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia...
  96. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural differences for adapting translated five-item version of International Index of Erectile Function: results of a Korean study
    Ja Hyeon Ku
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Urology 65:1179-82. 2005
    ..To assess whether the translated Korean version of the International Index of Erectile Function (IIEF-5) developed by Rosen et al. (RIIEF-5) may be adapted for a Korean population to have cross-cultural equivalency to the original version...
  97. ncbi request reprint Studies on self-esteem of penile size in young Korean military men
    Hwancheol Son
    Department of Urology, Seoul Municipal Boramae Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Asian J Androl 5:185-9. 2003
    ..To investigate the flaccid and stretched penile sizes of young Korean men and their complexes or pride about their penile size...
  98. ncbi request reprint Peripheral effects of serotonin on the contractile responses of rat seminal vesicles and vasa deferentia
    Soo Woong Kim
    Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, 110 744, Korea
    J Androl 25:893-9. 2004
    ..Regional differences in the distribution of the 5-HT receptor subtypes of the seminal vesicles and the vasa deferentia might contribute to the different responses to serotonergic agents shown by these organs...
  99. ncbi request reprint The efficacy and safety of vardenafil in East Asian men with erectile dysfunction
    Kuang Kuo Chen
    Taipei Veteran General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Sex Med 4:753-61. 2007
    ..Previous clinical studies assessing the efficacy and safety of vardenafil, an oral phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, in men with erectile dysfunction (ED) have consisted mostly of Caucasian patients...