ISBN : 9780198719113
Nocturia is the most bothersome and prevalent lower urinary tract symptom in the world. It has a multifactorial aetiology ranging from medical causes to surgical causes, which means a thorough history and clinical examination is required before treatment from the appropriate specialist. Part of the Oxford Urology Library, this pocketbook covers all the clinically relevant aspects of a demanding subject with up-to-date information from experts in Urology. With chapters covering the definition, epidemiology, assessment and treatment of nocturia, this title is an invaluable and easy-to-read reference.
1. Definitions used in lower urinary tract symptoms
2. Nocturia: Epidemiology and Pathophysiology
3. Assessment of Nocturia
4. Treatment of Nocturia
5. Management of Refractory and Complex Cases of Nocturia