Paul Abrams

Summary

Affiliation: Bristol Urological Institute
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tamsulosin: efficacy and safety in patients with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction due to suprasacral spinal cord injury
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Department of Urology, United Kingdom
    J Urol 170:1242-51. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Urinary urgency: a review of its assessment as the key symptom of the overactive bladder syndrome
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB, UK
    World J Urol 30:385-92. 2012
  3. pmc Muscarinic receptors: their distribution and function in body systems, and the implications for treating overactive bladder
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB
    Br J Pharmacol 148:565-78. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Solifenacin is effective for the treatment of OAB dry patients: a pooled analysis
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Department of Urology, Southmead Hospital, UK
    Eur Urol 48:483-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month treatment of overactive bladder: efficacy and tolerability of tolterodine
    P Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, England
    Drugs Aging 18:551-60. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint A proposal for a new classification for operative procedures for stress urinary incontinence
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:232-3. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Urgency: the key to defining the overactive bladder
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:1-3. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint NICE urology: coming to a country near you?
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:741-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of treatment outcomes in patients with overactive bladder: importance of objective and subjective measures
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead General Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Urology 68:17-28. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of neuromodulation in the management of urinary urge incontinence
    P Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 91:355-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications87

  1. ncbi request reprint Tamsulosin: efficacy and safety in patients with neurogenic lower urinary tract dysfunction due to suprasacral spinal cord injury
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Department of Urology, United Kingdom
    J Urol 170:1242-51. 2003
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Urinary urgency: a review of its assessment as the key symptom of the overactive bladder syndrome
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB, UK
    World J Urol 30:385-92. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Muscarinic receptors: their distribution and function in body systems, and the implications for treating overactive bladder
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB
    Br J Pharmacol 148:565-78. 2006
    ..Further research is needed to show whether the M3 selective receptor antagonists have any advantage over less selective drugs, in leading to fewer adverse events...
  4. ncbi request reprint Solifenacin is effective for the treatment of OAB dry patients: a pooled analysis
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Department of Urology, Southmead Hospital, UK
    Eur Urol 48:483-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this analysis was to determine the effects of solifenacin in patients considered overactive bladder (OAB) dry at baseline...
  5. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month treatment of overactive bladder: efficacy and tolerability of tolterodine
    P Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, England
    Drugs Aging 18:551-60. 2001
    ..Traditional antimuscarinic therapies are poorly tolerated due to a high incidence of anticholinergic adverse events and consequently few patients remain on long term therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint A proposal for a new classification for operative procedures for stress urinary incontinence
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:232-3. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Urgency: the key to defining the overactive bladder
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:1-3. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint NICE urology: coming to a country near you?
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:741-5. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of treatment outcomes in patients with overactive bladder: importance of objective and subjective measures
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead General Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Urology 68:17-28. 2006
    ..We recommend that subjective measures become standard considerations in the initial evaluation and treatment of patients with OAB...
  10. ncbi request reprint The role of neuromodulation in the management of urinary urge incontinence
    P Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 91:355-9. 2003
    ..To examine the benefit-risk profile of neuromodulation in treating refractory urinary urge incontinence and other voiding disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evidence for the efficacy and safety of tolterodine in the treatment of overactive bladder
    P Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol BS10 5NB, UK
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 2:1685-701. 2001
    ..i.d.). Tolterodine can therefore be considered a valuable, well-tolerated treatment option for patients with OAB, providing improvements in symptoms that are both clinically meaningful to patients and sustained during long-term treatment...
  12. doi request reprint Developing a validated urinary diary: phase 1
    Elizabeth Bright
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Neurourol Urodyn 31:625-33. 2012
    ..To develop and validate a urinary diary, using the psychometric validation protocol applied to all International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire (ICIQ) modules...
  13. doi request reprint Can maximum urethral closure pressure (MUCP) be used to predict outcome of surgical treatment of stress urinary incontinence?
    Neil Harris
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:1609-12. 2011
    ..This study aims to determine whether outcome of SUI surgery is related to pre-operative MUCP...
  14. ncbi request reprint The natural history of lower urinary tract dysfunction in men: minimum 10-year urodynamic follow-up of untreated detrusor underactivity
    Alun W Thomas
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:1295-300. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint The natural history of lower urinary tract dysfunction in men: minimum 10-year urodynamic follow-up of untreated bladder outlet obstruction
    Alun W Thomas
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 96:1301-6. 2005
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  16. ncbi request reprint Overactive bladder: an update
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Curr Opin Urol 17:231-6. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Safety and tolerability of tolterodine for the treatment of overactive bladder in men with bladder outlet obstruction
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead General Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 175:999-1004; discussion 1004. 2006
    ..Antimuscarinic therapy for men with OAB and BOO is perceived as a potential risk for urinary retention. Using pressure flow urodynamics, we evaluated the safety of tolterodine vs placebo in men with OAB and BOO...
  18. doi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of a new patient-completed questionnaire for evaluating anal incontinence symptoms and impact on quality of life: the ICIQ-B
    Nikki Cotterill
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:1235-50. 2011
    ..A psychometrically robust patient-completed questionnaire for anal incontinence, which reflects issues of importance to both clinicians and patients, was lacking for assessment purposes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Drug treatment of overactive bladder: efficacy, cost and quality-of-life considerations
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, UK
    Drugs 64:1643-56. 2004
    ..Sacral nerve neuromodulation is emerging as a potential treatment, but if all treatments fail then surgery is the last resort...
  20. ncbi request reprint The immediate and 6-mo reproducibility of pressure-flow studies in men with benign prostatic enlargement
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Eur Urol 52:1186-93. 2007
    ..Urodynamics is an objective method of diagnosing bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) in men. This study examined the immediate and 6-mo reproducibility of this investigation...
  21. doi request reprint Desmopressin, as a "designer-drug," in the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Neurourol Urodyn 28:40-6. 2009
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  22. ncbi request reprint The natural history of the overactive bladder and detrusor overactivity. A review of the evidence regarding the long-term outcome of the overactive bladder
    Stephen Garnett
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, United Kingdom
    J Urol 169:843-8. 2003
    ..We review the existing evidence about the prevalence, impact and long-term followup of the overactive bladder. We also summarize the new International Continence Society terminology associated with the overactive bladder...
  23. doi request reprint The long-term natural history of overactive bladder symptoms due to idiopathic detrusor overactivity in women
    Stephen Garnett
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 104:948-53. 2009
    ..To assess the long-term natural history of overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms due to idiopathic detrusor overactivity (IDO) in women...
  24. doi request reprint Could the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence guidelines on urodynamics in urinary incontinence put some women at risk of a bad outcome from stress incontinence surgery?
    Wael Agur
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 103:635-9. 2009
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  25. ncbi request reprint The natural history of lower urinary tract dysfunction in men: minimum 10-year urodynamic followup of transurethral resection of prostate for bladder outlet obstruction
    Alun W Thomas
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 174:1887-91. 2005
    ..Consequently there is minimal information to account for the long-term symptomatic failure and flow rate decrease seen with time following early improvements after surgery...
  26. doi request reprint Clinical relevance of health-related quality of life outcomes with darifenacin
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 102:208-13. 2008
    ..To determine the clinical relevance of changes in health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in patients with overactive bladder (OAB) treated with darifenacin...
  27. doi request reprint A proposed guideline for the urological management of patients with spinal cord injury
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 101:989-94. 2008
    ..To develop a guideline for the urological management of patients with spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  28. doi request reprint How should patients with an overactive bladder manipulate their fluid intake?
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 102:62-6. 2008
    ..To assess how the symptoms of overactive bladder (OAB) syndrome in adults are affected by decreasing or increasing fluid input, and the effect of fluid manipulation on quality of life...
  29. ncbi request reprint The impact of formal education and training on urodynamic practice in the United Kingdom: a survey
    Julie Ellis-Jones
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:406-10. 2006
    ..With this in mind we set out to determine whether the education and training we had given had changed urodynamic practice in the UK...
  30. ncbi request reprint ICIQ: a brief and robust measure for evaluating the symptoms and impact of urinary incontinence
    Kerry Avery
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Neurourol Urodyn 23:322-30. 2004
    ..To develop and evaluate the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire (ICIQ), a new questionnaire to assess urinary incontinence and its impact on quality of life (QoL)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pharmacological management of women with mixed urinary incontinence
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, UK
    Drugs 66:591-606. 2006
    ..Surgical procedures carry the risk of infection, haemorrhage and failure...
  32. ncbi request reprint FAQs: lower urinary tract symptoms in men
    Mohammed Belal
    Bristo Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol
    Practitioner 248:652, 654, 656 passim. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of propiverine and oxybutynin for the treatment of overactive bladder syndrome
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urologic Institute, Bristol, UK
    Int J Urol 13:692-8. 2006
    ..To compare the effects of propiverine and oxybutynin on ambulatory urodynamic monitoring (AUM) parameters, safety, and tolerability in patients with overactive bladder...
  34. ncbi request reprint Muscarinic receptor antagonists for overactive bladder
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 100:987-1006. 2007
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  35. doi request reprint Automatic evaluation of ultrasonography-estimated bladder weight and bladder wall thickness in community-dwelling men with presumably normal bladder function
    Elizabeth Bright
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 109:1044-9. 2012
    ..To identify measurements of ultrasonography (US)-derived bladder wall thickness (BWT) and bladder weight in community-dwelling men with presumably normal bladder function...
  36. ncbi request reprint Management of the overactive bladder: a review of pharmacological therapies and methods used by the urological specialist
    Elizabeth Waine
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Can J Urol 14:3478-88. 2007
    ..Should these therapies fail, then the referral to a urological specialist should be made prior to invasive therapy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Persistent detrusor overactivity after transurethral resection of the prostate
    Fadi Housami
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol BS10 5NB, United Kingdom
    Curr Urol Rep 9:284-90. 2008
    ..As urodynamic studies are able to predict a proportion of postoperative failures, more widespread use is advocated by many in the routine assessment of lower urinary tract symptoms thought to be due to benign prostatic obstruction...
  38. doi request reprint Urinary diaries: evidence for the development and validation of diary content, format, and duration
    Elizabeth Bright
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:348-52. 2011
    ..To review the published literature for evidence of urinary diary development and validation, in terms of diary format, content, and duration. To identify a fully validated urinary diary...
  39. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive methods of diagnosing bladder outlet obstruction in men. Part 1: Nonurodynamic approach
    Mohammed Belal
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 176:22-8. 2006
    ..A comprehensive review of the literature of the different methods used to diagnose bladder outlet obstruction by noninvasive means was performed with a view to allow such a comparison...
  40. doi request reprint Ultrasound estimated bladder weight in men attending the uroflowmetry clinic
    Elizabeth Bright
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Neurourol Urodyn 30:583-6. 2011
    ..To determine if measurements of ultrasound estimated bladder weight (UEBW) provide an additional diagnostic tool when assessing men with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in the uroflowmetry clinic...
  41. ncbi request reprint Flow meter urine testing: a practical proposition in patients attending for urodynamics?
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Urology, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 97:1027-9. 2006
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  42. ncbi request reprint The International Consultation on Incontinence Modular Questionnaire: www.iciq.net
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute and University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 175:1063-6; discussion 1066. 2006
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  43. doi request reprint Detrusor underactivity and the underactive bladder: a new clinical entity? A review of current terminology, definitions, epidemiology, aetiology, and diagnosis
    Nadir I Osman
    Department of Urology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Eur Urol 65:389-98. 2014
    ..Detrusor underactivity (DU) is a common cause of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in both men and women, yet is poorly understood and underresearched...
  44. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive techniques for the measurement of isovolumetric bladder pressure
    Christopher Blake
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, United Kingdom
    J Urol 171:12-9. 2004
    ..The invasive nature of this test limits its application, and a variety of noninvasive methods have been suggested to circumvent the need for conventional urodynamics...
  45. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive methods of diagnosing bladder outlet obstruction in men. Part 2: Noninvasive urodynamics and combination of measures
    Mohammed Belal
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 176:29-35. 2006
    ..A comprehensive review of the literature on the different methods used to diagnose bladder outlet obstruction by noninvasive means was performed with a view to allow such a comparison...
  46. ncbi request reprint Does the patient's position influence the detection of detrusor overactivity?
    Samih Al-Hayek
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Neurourol Urodyn 27:279-86. 2008
    ..The purpose of this review is to examine the best position, when filling the bladder during urodynamics, to demonstrate detrusor overactivity and reproduce the OAB symptoms, when the demonstration of DO might be important...
  47. ncbi request reprint A patient-centered approach to developing a comprehensive symptom and quality of life assessment of anal incontinence
    Nikki Cotterill
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:82-7. 2008
    ..This study was designed to identify question items required for a comprehensive symptom and quality of life assessment for individuals with anal incontinence...
  48. doi request reprint The 50-year history of the ice water test in urology
    Samih Al-Hayek
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom
    J Urol 183:1686-92. 2010
    ..The ice water test was first described in a 1957 study of cold receptors in the bladder. We examined the role of the ice water test in the diagnosis and management of different urological conditions...
  49. doi request reprint Emerging drugs for the treatment of benign prostatic obstruction
    Hashim Hashim
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB, UK
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 15:159-74. 2010
    ..Therefore, it is important to find new medical treatments for LUTS/BPO and this review aims to identify the potential future drugs undergoing clinical trials in this field...
  50. doi request reprint New therapies in the treatment of overactive bladder
    Eu Kiang Sharon Yeo
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB, UK
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 18:319-37. 2013
    ..There is currently an armamentarium of treatment options available ranging from conservative, medical therapy to radical surgeries. Increasing understanding of OAB is resulting in the rapid development of new therapies today...
  51. doi request reprint Defining achievable standards in urodynamics-a prospective study of initial resting pressures
    Jonathan G Sullivan
    Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, Worcestershire, UK
    Neurourol Urodyn 31:535-40. 2012
    ..We therefore carried out a prospective study to establish the initial resting pressures achievable with careful quality control...
  52. ncbi request reprint The future of urology
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Eur Urol 61:534-40. 2012
    ..The EAU has made extraordinary advances in the last two decades and the SPO hope this document will support the EAU's efforts to maintain its aim of improving urological care for the benefit of patients...
  53. ncbi request reprint Describing bladder storage function: overactive bladder syndrome and detrusor overactivity
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    Urology 62:28-37; discussion 40-2. 2003
    ..It is hoped that general use of the new ICS definitions will facilitate effective communications between patients and their physicians concerning their urologic dysfunctions...
  54. ncbi request reprint The unstable detrusor
    Paul Bulmer
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trim, Bristol, UK
    Urol Int 72:1-12. 2004
    ..Surgical treatment often involves a degree of bladder denervation to reduce bladder activity. This can consequently produce voiding difficulties which necessitate patients to self-catheterise on a longterm basis...
  55. doi request reprint Suprapubic catheter insertion is an outpatient procedure: cost savings resultant on closing an audit loop
    Azhar Khan
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
    BJU Int 103:640-4. 2009
    ..To explore, by an audit, the regional practice of inserting a suprapubic catheter (SPC), and to prospectively determine the proportion of patients that can be successfully managed on an outpatient basis in one department...
  56. ncbi request reprint Including a 'no active intervention' arm in surgical trials is possible: evidence from the CLasP randomised trial
    Sara Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:209-14. 2003
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  57. ncbi request reprint The standardisation of terminology in lower urinary tract function: report from the standardisation sub-committee of the International Continence Society
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Urology 61:37-49. 2003
  58. pmc The use of ultrasound-estimated bladder weight in diagnosing bladder outlet obstruction and detrusor overactivity in men with lower urinary tract symptoms
    Fadi Housami
    Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, UK
    Indian J Urol 25:105-9. 2009
    ..We have reviewed available literature on this technique to assess current clinical status...
  59. ncbi request reprint Etiology and management of pelvic pain syndrome
    Paul Abrams
    Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, United Kingdom
    Urology 63:74. 2004
  60. ncbi request reprint Good urodynamic practices: uroflowmetry, filling cystometry, and pressure-flow studies
    Werner Schäfer
    International Continence Society Office, Southme Hospital, Bristol, BSIO 5NB, United Kingdom
    Neurourol Urodyn 21:261-74. 2002
    ..This does not imply that this technique is the only one possible. Rather, it means that this technique is well-established, and gives good results when used with the suggested standards of good urodynamic practice...
  61. ncbi request reprint A scored form of the Bristol Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms questionnaire: data from a randomized controlled trial of surgery for women with stress incontinence
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:73-82. 2004
    ..This paper describes development and validation of a scored form BFLUTS questionnaire...
  62. pmc Behavioral therapy to enable women with urge incontinence to discontinue drug treatment: a randomized trial
    Kathryn L Burgio
    University of Alabama at Birmingham and Department of Veterans Affairs, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:161-9. 2008
    ..Women with urge urinary incontinence are commonly treated with antimuscarinic medications, but many discontinue therapy...
  63. ncbi request reprint The standardisation of terminology of lower urinary tract function: report from the Standardisation Sub-committee of the International Continence Society
    Paul Abrams
    Neurourol Urodyn 21:167-78. 2002
  64. ncbi request reprint Duloxetine versus placebo in the treatment of European and Canadian women with stress urinary incontinence
    Philip van Kerrebroeck
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Maastrecht, Netherlands
    BJOG 111:249-57. 2004
    ..To assess the efficacy and safety of duloxetine in women with stress urinary incontinence...
  65. doi request reprint Urodynamic measures do not predict stress continence outcomes after surgery for stress urinary incontinence in selected women
    Charles W Nager
    University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    J Urol 179:1470-4. 2008
    ..We determined the prognostic value of preoperative urodynamic results in patients with stress urinary incontinence...
  66. 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
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  67. 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...
  68. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of tolterodine extended-release in men with overactive bladder and urgency urinary incontinence
    Claus G Roehrborn
    The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 911, USA
    BJU Int 97:1003-6. 2006
    ..They found that it significantly reduced incontinent episodes and improved patient perception of treatment benefit in men with an overactive bladder..
  69. ncbi request reprint Do alpha1-adrenoceptor antagonists improve lower urinary tract symptoms by reducing bladder outlet resistance?
    Maurits M Barendrecht
    Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Neurourol Urodyn 27:226-30. 2008
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  70. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Overactive Bladder Satisfaction (OAB-S) Questionnaire
    Elisabeth Piault
    Mapi Values, Boston, Massachusetts 02108, USA
    Neurourol Urodyn 27:179-90. 2008
    ..To develop and validate a measure of patient satisfaction with treatment in overactive bladder: the Overactive Bladder Satisfaction Questionnaire (OAB-S)...
  71. ncbi request reprint A pooled analysis of three phase III studies to investigate the efficacy, tolerability and safety of darifenacin, a muscarinic M3 selective receptor antagonist, in the treatment of overactive bladder
    Christopher Chapple
    Urology Research, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    BJU Int 95:993-1001. 2005
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and tolerability of tolterodine extended release in male and female patients with overactive bladder
    Roger Dmochowski
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Eur Urol 51:1054-64; discussion 1064. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of tolterodine extended release (ER) in men and women with overactive bladder (OAB)...
  73. ncbi request reprint The effect of oestradiol on vaginal collagen metabolism in postmenopausal women with genuine stress incontinence
    Simon Jackson
    Department of Gynaecology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    BJOG 109:339-44. 2002
    ..To determine whether oestrogen replacement will produce an improvement in the quantity, or quality, of pelvic collagen in postmenopausal women...
  74. ncbi request reprint 2005 SUFU lifetime achievement award winner: Paul Abrams, MD, FRCS
    J Christian Winters
    Neurourol Urodyn 24:600-1. 2005
  75. ncbi request reprint The extent and severity of urinary incontinence amongst women in UK GP waiting rooms
    Chris Shaw
    Department of General Practice, Cardiff University, Maelfa Health Centre, Llanedeyrn, UK
    Fam Pract 23:497-506. 2006
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  76. ncbi request reprint A simple method for teaching about voiding disorders
    Paul Abrams
    BJU Int 98:463. 2006
  77. ncbi request reprint Cure sometimes, help always--a "continence paradigm" for all ages and conditions
    David Fonda
    Monash University, Consultant Geriatrician, Cabrini Medical Centre, Malvern, Victoria, Australia
    Neurourol Urodyn 25:290-2. 2006
  78. pmc Sexual dysfunction in men after treatment for lower urinary tract symptoms: evidence from randomised controlled trial
    Sara T Brookes
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 324:1059-61. 2002
    ..To examine the impact on sexual function of treatments for lower urinary tract symptoms in men...
  79. ncbi request reprint The standardisation of terminology of lower urinary tract function: report from the Standardisation Sub-committee of the International Continence Society
    Paul Abrams
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:116-26. 2002
  80. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgical treatment on nocturia in men with benign prostatic obstruction
    Tommaso Cai
    Department of Urology, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
    BJU Int 98:799-805. 2006
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  81. ncbi request reprint Hot and cold technologies for tissue ablation in urology
    Jennifer M Burr
    The Health Services Research Unit, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    BJU Int 98:1149-53. 2006
  82. ncbi request reprint A new classification is needed for pelvic pain syndromes--are existing terminologies of spurious diagnostic authority bad for patients?
    Paul Abrams
    J Urol 175:1989-90. 2006
  83. ncbi request reprint Future directions in pelvic neuromodulation
    Firouz Daneshgari
    Center for Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, A100, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Urol Clin North Am 32:113-5, viii. 2005
    ..The aim of this research is to determine ifa less invasive, more selective stimulation or an event-driven (detrusor overactivity ora desire for micturition) stimulus would allow for a more improved and durable response...
  84. ncbi request reprint Urogenital pain--time to accept a new approach to phenotyping and, as a consequence, management
    Andrew P Baranowski
    Eur Urol 53:33-6. 2008
  85. 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...
  86. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a quality-of-life measure for men with nocturia
    Lucy Abraham
    Department of Outcomes Research, Pfizer Global Pharmaceuticals, Sandwich, United Kingdom
    Urology 63:481-6. 2004
    ..To develop and assess the psychometric properties of a short self-report nocturia-specific Quality-of-Life (QOL) questionnaire...
  87. ncbi request reprint The standardisation of terminology in nocturia: report from the Standardisation Sub-committee of the International Continence Society
    Philip van Kerrebroeck
    Department of Urology, University Hospital Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Neurourol Urodyn 21:179-83. 2002