Alex K Wu

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint National incidence and outcomes of postoperative urinary retention in the Surgical Care Improvement Project
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 204:167-71. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Relative renal function does not improve after relieving chronic renal obstruction
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BJU Int 109:1540-4. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Safer urethral catheters: how study of catheter balloon pressure and force can guide design
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    BJU Int 109:1110-4. 2012
  4. doi request reprint National incidence and impact of noninfectious urethral catheter related complications on the Surgical Care Improvement Project
    David S Aaronson
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Urol 185:1756-60. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Out-of-pocket fertility patient expense: data from a multicenter prospective infertility cohort
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Urol 191:427-32. 2014
  6. pmc Time costs of fertility care: the hidden hardship of building a family
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 99:2025-30. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Selective arterial embolization of angiomyolipoma leading to pulmonary hypertension
    Franklin Lee
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Can J Urol 17:5232-5. 2010

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Publications7

  1. doi request reprint National incidence and outcomes of postoperative urinary retention in the Surgical Care Improvement Project
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Surg 204:167-71. 2012
    ..The national incidence of postoperative urinary retention (POUR), its risk factors, and associated outcomes are not well understood...
  2. doi request reprint Relative renal function does not improve after relieving chronic renal obstruction
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    BJU Int 109:1540-4. 2012
    ..These data suggest that the aim of relieving obstruction should be to maintain RRF and alleviate symptoms, but not to seek improvement in overall renal function...
  3. doi request reprint Safer urethral catheters: how study of catheter balloon pressure and force can guide design
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    BJU Int 109:1110-4. 2012
    ..To better define urethral catheter balloon pressures and extraction forces during traumatic placement and removal of urethral catheters. To help guide design for safer urethral catheters...
  4. doi request reprint National incidence and impact of noninfectious urethral catheter related complications on the Surgical Care Improvement Project
    David S Aaronson
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Urol 185:1756-60. 2011
    ..We defined the incidence and health outcomes related impact of noninfectious urethral catheter related complications for the 7 surgical procedures monitored by the Joint Commission as part of the Surgical Care Improvement Project...
  5. doi request reprint Out-of-pocket fertility patient expense: data from a multicenter prospective infertility cohort
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    J Urol 191:427-32. 2014
    ..Urologists often are asked about the costs of these treatments. To our knowledge previous studies have not addressed the direct out-of-pocket costs to couples. We characterized these expenses in patients seeking fertility care...
  6. pmc Time costs of fertility care: the hidden hardship of building a family
    Alex K Wu
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1695, USA
    Fertil Steril 99:2025-30. 2013
    ..To determine the time that infertile couples spend seeking and utilizing fertility care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Selective arterial embolization of angiomyolipoma leading to pulmonary hypertension
    Franklin Lee
    Department of Urology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Can J Urol 17:5232-5. 2010
    ..To report two cases of secondary pulmonary hypertension resulting from microsphere extravasation following selective arterial embolization of renal angiomyolipoma, its diagnosis, and management...