I Milsom

Summary

Affiliation: Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the efficacy and safety of nonprescription doses of naproxen and naproxen sodium with ibuprofen, acetaminophen, and placebo in the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea: a pooled analysis of five studies
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Ther 24:1384-400. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects on cycle control and bodyweight of the combined contraceptive ring, NuvaRing, versus an oral contraceptive containing 30 microg ethinyl estradiol and 3 mg drospirenone
    I Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 21:2304-11. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Global prevalence and economic burden of urgency urinary incontinence: a systematic review
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur Urol 65:79-95. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint How widespread are the symptoms of an overactive bladder and how are they managed? A population-based prevalence study
    I Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden, Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 87:760-6. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of maternal, obstetric and fetal risk factors on the prevalence of birth asphyxia at term in a Swedish urban population
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:909-17. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint [Changed routines in connection with first prescription of oral contraceptives. Lower risk of venous thromboembolism with levonorgestrel preparations]
    Ian Milsom
    Kvinnokliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 99:10-2, 15. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint An important Finnish contribution to the advancement of women's reproductive health
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:645-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for pelvic organ prolapse 20 years after childbirth: a national cohort study in singleton primiparae after vaginal or caesarean delivery
    M Gyhagen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BJOG 120:152-60. 2013
  9. doi request reprint A comparison of the long-term consequences of vaginal delivery versus caesarean section on the prevalence, severity and bothersomeness of urinary incontinence subtypes: a national cohort study in primiparous women
    M Gyhagen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BJOG 120:1548-55. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for prelabor rupture of the membranes (PROM) at or near-term in an urban Swedish population
    L Ladfors
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Perinat Med 28:491-6. 2000

Detail Information

Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the efficacy and safety of nonprescription doses of naproxen and naproxen sodium with ibuprofen, acetaminophen, and placebo in the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea: a pooled analysis of five studies
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Ther 24:1384-400. 2002
    ..Effective treatments are available, including nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). In many countries, a variety of NSAIDs have become available as over-the-counter (OTC) drugs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effects on cycle control and bodyweight of the combined contraceptive ring, NuvaRing, versus an oral contraceptive containing 30 microg ethinyl estradiol and 3 mg drospirenone
    I Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Hum Reprod 21:2304-11. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to compare cycle control, cycle-related characteristics and bodyweight effects of NuvaRing with those of a combined oral contraceptive (COC) containing 30 microg of ethinyl estradiol and 3 mg of drospirenone...
  3. ncbi request reprint Global prevalence and economic burden of urgency urinary incontinence: a systematic review
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur Urol 65:79-95. 2014
    ..The prevalence and economic burden of urgency urinary incontinence (UUI) are difficult to ascertain because of overlap with data on overactive bladder and other types of incontinence...
  4. ncbi request reprint How widespread are the symptoms of an overactive bladder and how are they managed? A population-based prevalence study
    I Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden, Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 87:760-6. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of maternal, obstetric and fetal risk factors on the prevalence of birth asphyxia at term in a Swedish urban population
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:909-17. 2002
    ..The influence of maternal, obstetric and fetal risk factors on the prevalence of birth asphyxia at term in a Swedish urban population...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Changed routines in connection with first prescription of oral contraceptives. Lower risk of venous thromboembolism with levonorgestrel preparations]
    Ian Milsom
    Kvinnokliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 99:10-2, 15. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint An important Finnish contribution to the advancement of women's reproductive health
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 86:645-7. 2007
    ..It is perhaps particularly appropriate that these guidelines come from Finland, where one of the most important advances regarding the modern management of menorrhagia has its origin...
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for pelvic organ prolapse 20 years after childbirth: a national cohort study in singleton primiparae after vaginal or caesarean delivery
    M Gyhagen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BJOG 120:152-60. 2013
    ..To investigate prevalence and risk factors for symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse (sPOP) and sPOP concomitant with urinary incontinence (UI) in women 20 years after one vaginal delivery or one caesarean delivery...
  9. doi request reprint A comparison of the long-term consequences of vaginal delivery versus caesarean section on the prevalence, severity and bothersomeness of urinary incontinence subtypes: a national cohort study in primiparous women
    M Gyhagen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BJOG 120:1548-55. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for prelabor rupture of the membranes (PROM) at or near-term in an urban Swedish population
    L Ladfors
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Perinat Med 28:491-6. 2000
    ..To determine the prevalence, recurrence rate and to identify risk factors for prelabor rupture of the membranes (PROM) after 34 completed weeks in an urban Swedish population...
  11. ncbi request reprint A prospective longitudinal population-based study of clinical miscarriage in an urban Swedish population
    F Blohm
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    BJOG 115:176-82; discussion 183. 2008
    ..To describe the incidence of clinical miscarriage and to investigate the factors influencing the occurrence of clinical miscarriage...
  12. doi request reprint The prevalence of urinary incontinence 20 years after childbirth: a national cohort study in singleton primiparae after vaginal or caesarean delivery
    M Gyhagen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BJOG 120:144-51. 2013
    ..To investigate the prevalence and risk factors for urinary incontinence (UI) 20 years after one vaginal delivery or one caesarean section...
  13. ncbi request reprint Young women requesting emergency contraception are, despite contraceptive counseling, a high risk group for new unintended pregnancies
    G Falk
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Orebro Medical Centre Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    Contraception 64:23-7. 2001
    ..Young women who request emergency contraception are, despite a planned follow-up with contraceptive counseling, a high risk group for new unintended pregnancies. In Sweden they do not seem to be a high risk group for STD...
  14. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with endometrial thickness and uterine size in a random sample of postmenopausal women
    B Gull
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Goteborg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 185:386-91. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate factors possibly associated with endometrial thickness and uterine size in a random sample of postmenopausal women...
  15. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal population study of climacteric symptoms and their treatment in a random sample of Swedish women
    L Thunell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Climacteric 7:357-65. 2004
    ..To assess, first, the prevalence and severity of symptoms associated with the climacteric period and their treatment and, second, the prevalence of exercise, smoking and body weight in a population-based sample of Swedish women...
  16. ncbi request reprint Can ultrasound replace dilation and curettage? A longitudinal evaluation of postmenopausal bleeding and transvaginal sonographic measurement of the endometrium as predictors of endometrial cancer
    B Gull
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Goteborg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:401-8. 2003
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Advanced maternal age and adverse perinatal outcome
    Bo Jacobsson
    Perinatal Centre, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, S 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Obstet Gynecol 104:727-33. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A three-armed randomized trial comparing open Burch colposuspension using sutures with laparoscopic colposuspension using sutures and laparoscopic colposuspension using mesh and staples in women with stress urinary incontinence
    Maud Ankardal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:773-9. 2005
    ..To compare open Burch colposuspension using sutures (OC) with laparoscopic colposuspension using sutures (LCS) and laparoscopic colposuspension using mesh and staples (LCM) in women with stress urinary incontinence...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of health care costs for open Burch colposuspension, laparoscopic colposuspension and tension-free vaginal tape in the treatment of female urinary incontinence
    Maud Ankardal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg Sweden
    Neurourol Urodyn 26:761-6. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term results of the tension-free vaginal tape procedure in the treatment of female urinary incontinence
    Maud Ankardal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 85:986-92. 2006
    ..The aim was to describe the short- and long-term results of treatment for urinary incontinence (UI) in women using the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure at a single unit and to identify factors predictive of successful outcome...
  21. ncbi request reprint The influence of different combined oral contraceptives on the prevalence and severity of dysmenorrhea
    I Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Goteborg, East Hospital, Sweden
    Contraception 42:497-506. 1990
    ..There were no significant differences in the prevalence and severity of dysmenorrhea between the users of monophasic OCs, irrespective of progestagen activity, and users of triphasic preparations...
  22. doi request reprint Maternal fatalities, fetal and neonatal deaths related to motor vehicle crashes during pregnancy: a national population-based study
    Laura Kvarnstrand
    The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:946-52. 2008
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint The levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system as an alternative to hysterectomy in peri-menopausal women
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 416 85 Goteborg, Sweden
    Contraception 75:S152-4. 2007
    ..Since operative treatment in the form of a hysterectomy carries a not insignificant risk of morbidity and mortality, various forms of medical treatment have been advocated as initial treatment...
  24. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive use and pregnancy outcome in three generations of Swedish female teenagers from the same urban population
    Ingela Lindh
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg SE 41685, Sweden
    Contraception 80:163-9. 2009
    ..The secondary objective was to describe the relationship between contraception, smoking, body mass index (BMI) and socioeconomic status (SES)...
  25. ncbi request reprint A randomised trial comparing open Burch colposuspension using sutures with laparoscopic colposuspension using mesh and staples in women with stress urinary incontinence
    Maud Ankardal
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, S 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    BJOG 111:974-81. 2004
    ..To compare open Burch colposuspension using sutures with laparoscopic colposuspension using mesh and staples in women with stress urinary incontinence...
  26. ncbi request reprint Introduction. NuvaRing
    I Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 7:11; discussion 37-9. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of transdermal estrogen in postmenopausal women with coronary artery disease. Using a clinically relevant estrogen dose and concurrent antianginal therapy
    K Manhem
    Clinical Experimental Research Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Cardiology 94:86-90. 2000
    ..However, resting diastolic blood pressure was significantly decreased due to estrogen...
  28. ncbi request reprint A randomised double blind trial comparing misoprostol or placebo in the management of early miscarriage
    F Blohm
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    BJOG 112:1090-5. 2005
    ..To study if misoprostol 400 microg, administered vaginally, increased the successful resolution of early miscarriage compared with placebo...
  29. doi request reprint Lower urinary tract symptoms in women
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Curr Opin Urol 19:337-41. 2009
    ..To summarize recent population-based literature on the prevalence and consequences of urinary incontinence and overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms in women and describe our present knowledge regarding known risk factors...
  30. ncbi request reprint The performance of a new scoring system for colposcopy in detecting high-grade dysplasia in the uterine cervix
    Bjorn Strander
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Goteborg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:1013-7. 2005
    ..To construct a simple scoring system for colposcopic examination that can facilitate education of colposcopists and increase the accuracy of evaluation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Can changes in sex hormone binding globulin predict the risk of venous thromboembolism with combined oral contraceptive pills?
    Viveca Odlind
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:482-90. 2002
    ..The aim of this article is to discuss sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) as a marker of estrogenicity and as a surrogate indicator for the potential risk of VTE in users of COC...
  32. doi request reprint Effects of estrogen plus progesterone on hemodynamic and vascular reactivity in hypertensive postmenopausal women
    Lisa M Brandin
    Institute of Medicine, Department of Emergency and Cardiovascular Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Blood Press 19:156-63. 2010
    ..To investigate the medium-term effects of estrogen plus progesterone therapy (EPT) on vascular reactivity, endothelial function and hemodynamic responses in 20 hypertensive postmenopausal women...
  33. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal population-based survey of urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, and other lower urinary tract symptoms in women
    Anna Lena Wennberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Eur Urol 55:783-91. 2009
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Women's experience of coping with a positive Pap smear: A register-based study of women with two consecutive Pap smears reported as CIN 1
    Monica Ideström
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Central Hospital, Karlstad, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:756-61. 2003
    ....
  35. ncbi request reprint Changes in attitudes, knowledge and hormone replacement therapy use: a comparative study in two random samples with 6-year interval
    Louise Thunell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:395-401. 2005
    ..Design. Cross-sectional comparison was performed on two populations of women both aged 46-62 years and resident in the same urban Swedish population over a period of 6 years...
  36. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of the treatment of hot flushes: the population study of women in Gothenburg during a quarter of a century
    Kerstin Rödström
    Department of Primary Health Care, Sahlgrenska akademin, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Menopause 9:156-61. 2002
    ..To describe the prevalence and treatment of hot flushes in premenopausal and postmenopausal women from the 1960s to the 1990s...
  37. doi request reprint Lower urinary tract symptoms: lack of change in prevalence and help-seeking behaviour in two population-based surveys of women in 1991 and 2007
    Anna Lena Wennberg
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    BJU Int 104:954-9. 2009
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of transdermal 17beta-estradiol on hemostatic variables after 24-hour treatment
    Helena Hognert
    Department of Medicine, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Appl Thromb Hemost 8:239-43. 2002
    ..Nor was there any measurable difference when comparing hypertensive and normotensive subjects...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Increasing number of Chlamydia infections--how can we reverse this trend?]
    Karin Stenqvist
    Hudkliniken, Sahlgrenska Universitetssjukhuset, Goteborg
    Lakartidningen 99:4860-2, 4865-6. 2002
    ..The general public should be informed about the fact that chlamydia infections do not always give symptoms and may lead to infertility. Campaigns about condom use in order to avoid chlamydia, HIV-infection and other STD are needed...
  40. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a secular trend in menopausal age: a population study of women in Gothenburg
    Kerstin Rödström
    Department of Primary Health Care, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Sweden
    Menopause 10:538-43. 2003
    ..To describe secular trends in age of natural menopause...
  41. pmc Long term risk of invasive cancer after treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3: population based cohort study
    Bjorn Strander
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgren s Academy, University of Gothenburg, SU Ostra sjukhuset, SE 416 85, Sweden
    BMJ 335:1077. 2007
    ..To study the long term risk of invasive cancer of the cervix or vagina after treatment for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia grade 3...
  42. pmc Does HPV-status 6-12 months after treatment of high grade dysplasia in the uterine cervix predict long term recurrence?
    Bjorn Strander
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Goteborg, SE 413 45 Goteborg, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 43:1849-55. 2007
    ..Women once treated for high grade cervical dysplasia have a high long term risk for developing new dysplasia or cancer...
  43. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer screening--"For better or worse...": women's experience of screening
    Monica Ideström
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Central Hospital, SE 651 85 Karlstad, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 29:453-60. 2006
    ..The women requested adequate and understandable information. Their trust remained because the contact with healthcare professionals involved in screening and in the follow-up program had been reassuring...
  44. ncbi request reprint Scientific evidence changes prescribing practice--a comparison of the management of the climacteric and use of hormone replacement therapy among Swedish gynaecologists in 1996 and 2003
    Louise Thunell
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital Ostra, Goteborg, Sweden
    BJOG 113:15-20. 2006
    ..To study changes in attitudes, knowledge and management strategies concerning hormone replacement therapy (HRT) among gynaecologists in Sweden...
  45. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes about the Pap-smear screening program: a population-based study of women aged 20-59 years
    Monica Ideström
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Central Hospital, Karlstad, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 81:962-7. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate knowledge about and attitudes to gynecologic Pap-smear screening among women in a Swedish region where a screening program has been in existence since 1970...
  46. ncbi request reprint Expectant management of first-trimester miscarriage in clinical practice
    Febe Blohm
    Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital East, SE 416 85 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 82:654-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate treatment efficacy and patient compliance in women with an early miscarriage managed expectantly in routine clinical practice...
  47. ncbi request reprint Proceedings of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases International Symposium on Epidemiologic Issues in Urinary Incontinence in Women
    Jeanette S Brown
    Department of Obstetrics Gynecology and Reproductive Services, University of California San Francisco, 94115, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:S77-88. 2003
    ..The investigators were able to form an international collaborative research working group and identify potential collaborative projects to further research on the epidemiology of urinary incontinence and bladder dysfunction...
  48. ncbi request reprint Population-based survey of urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, and other lower urinary tract symptoms in five countries: results of the EPIC study
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, United States
    Eur Urol 50:1306-14; discussion 1314-5. 2006
    ..Estimate the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI), overactive bladder (OAB), and other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) among men and women in five countries using the 2002 International Continence Society (ICS) definitions...
  49. ncbi request reprint Efficacy, acceptability and tolerability of the combined contraceptive ring, NuvaRing, compared with an oral contraceptive containing 30 microg of ethinyl estradiol and 3 mg of drospirenone
    Hans Joachim Ahrendt
    Halberstädter Strasse 122, D 39112 Magdeburg, Germany
    Contraception 74:451-7. 2006
    ..This randomized multicenter, open-label, trial compared efficacy, acceptability, tolerability and compliance of NuvaRing with a combined oral contraceptive (COC), containing 30 microg of ethinyl estradiol (EE) and 3 mg of drospirenone...
  50. doi request reprint The impact of overactive bladder, incontinence and other lower urinary tract symptoms on quality of life, work productivity, sexuality and emotional well-being in men and women: results from the EPIC study
    Karin S Coyne
    United BioSource Corporation, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    BJU Int 101:1388-95. 2008
    ..To examine the effect overactive bladder (OAB) and other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a population sample, as OAB often occurs in conjunction with many other LUTS...
  51. doi request reprint Understanding the elements of overactive bladder: questions raised by the EPIC study
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    BJU Int 101:1381-7. 2008
    ....
  52. doi request reprint A review of adherence to drug therapy in patients with overactive bladder
    Ramandeep K Basra
    Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, and University College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 102:774-9. 2008
    ..Whilst there is some evidence that lack of efficacy and side-effects are contributory, these additional factors are also important...
  53. ncbi request reprint Design and validation of a new screening instrument for lower urinary tract dysfunction: the bladder control self-assessment questionnaire (B-SAQ)
    Ramandeep Basra
    Guys and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK
    Eur Urol 52:230-7. 2007
    ..This first validation study was undertaken amongst women...
  54. ncbi request reprint Overactive bladder syndrome in older people
    Adrian S Wagg
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University College London Hospitals, London, UK
    BJU Int 99:502-9. 2007
    ..The impact of treatment on the cognitively impaired and those receiving acetylcholinesterase inhibitors is discussed...
  55. ncbi request reprint Impact of overactive bladder symptoms on employment, social interactions and emotional well-being in six European countries
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BJU Int 97:96-100. 2006
    ..To determine the impact of overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms on issues related to employment, social interactions, and emotional well-being in a population aged 40-64 years...
  56. doi request reprint Symptom bother and health care-seeking behavior among individuals with overactive bladder
    Debra E Irwin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Eur Urol 53:1029-37. 2008
    ..To estimate symptom bother and health care seeking among individuals with overactive bladder (OAB; ie, cases) using current International Continence Society definitions...
  57. ncbi request reprint The current and future burden and cost of overactive bladder in five European countries
    Penny Reeves
    Fourth Hurdle Consulting Ltd, London, United Kingdom
    Eur Urol 50:1050-7. 2006
    ..To estimate and compare the current and future direct cost of overactive bladder (OAB) to the health care systems of five European countries...
  58. doi request reprint Ovulation incidence with oral contraceptives: a literature review
    Ian Milsom
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 34:237-46. 2008
    ..g. Contraceptive$ in combination with (Ovulat$ adj Rate$), (Ovar$ adj Activ$) or (Escap$ adj Ovulat$)] and were limited to the search criteria 'Human' and 'from 1979 onwards'. The searches included publications up to July 2008...
  59. ncbi request reprint [Increasing number of teenage pregnancies--multicultural approach in the preventive work is needed]
    Margareta Larsson
    Institutionen for kvinnors och barns halsa, Uppsala universitet
    Lakartidningen 100:3070-2, 3074. 2003
  60. ncbi request reprint [Oral contraceptives give long-lasting protection against ovarian cancer. Use of oral contraceptives can explain reduced incidence of ovarian cancer in Sweden]
    Ian Milsom
    Sahlgrenska akademin vid Göteborgs universitet
    Lakartidningen 105:715-6. 2008