Oxford American Handbook of Urology

ISBN : 9780195371390

David M. Albala; Leonard G. Gomella; Allen F. Morey; John P. Stein
720 Pages
106 x 180 mm
Pub date
Nov 2010
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The Oxford American Handbook of Urology provides authoritative, point-of-care guidance on all aspects of the field, covering both benign and malignant conditions, as well as medical and surgical management. Incorporating diagnosis and treatment advice from established, published guidelines as well as drawing from the experience of four seasoned urologists, the book's concise and accessible format quickly guides the reader to desired information on common signs and symptoms, incontinence, cancer, infections and infertility plus key information on trauma, urologic emergencies, and pediatric urology. It is an invaluable resource for medical students and residents as well as a useful reference for practitioners.


1. Significance and Preliminary Investigation of Urological Symptoms and Signs
2. Urological Investigations
3. Bladder Outlet Obstruction
4. Incontinence
5. Infections and Inflammatory Conditions
6. Urologic Neoplasia
7. Miscellaneous Urological Disease of the Kidney
8. Stone Disease
9. Upper Tract Obstruction, Loin Pain, Hydronephrosis
10. Trauma to the Urinary Tract and Other Urological Emergencies
11. Infertility
12. Disorders of Erectile Function, Ejaculation, and Seminal Vesicles
13. Neuropathic Bladder
14. Urological Problems in Pregancy
15. Pediatric Urology
16. Urological Surgery and Equipment
17. Basic Science of Relevance to Urological Practice
Appendix: Urological Eponyms
Appendix: American Urologic Association Practice Guidelines

About the author: 

David M. Albala, Professor of Urology, Director of Center for Minimally Invasive Urologic Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina Leonard G. Gomella, Professor of Urology, Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Allen F. Morey, Professor of Urology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas John P. Stein, Professor of Urology, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California

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