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Urological Men’s Health

A Guide for Urologists and Primary Care Physicians

  • Daniel A. Shoskes
Book

Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Titte R. Srinivas, Mark S. Segal
    Pages 13-21
  3. Benjamin Cohen, Eric A. Klein
    Pages 23-28
  4. Stacey C. Carter, Mya E. Levy, Scott I. Zeitlin
    Pages 39-53
  5. Bilal Chughtai, Richard Lee, Matthew Hall, Alexis E. Te
    Pages 55-65
  6. Lawrence S. Hakim
    Pages 97-103
  7. Martin Miner, Jacob Rajfer
    Pages 105-119
  8. Drogo K. Montague
    Pages 121-128
  9. Humphrey Atiemo, J. Quentin Clemens
    Pages 129-140
  10. Andrew J. Stephenson
    Pages 141-154
  11. Richard A. Santucci, Mang L. Chen
    Pages 155-168
  12. Kevin Chandler, Edmund Sabanegh Jr.
    Pages 169-180
  13. Jonas S. Benson, Laurence A. Levine
    Pages 181-187
  14. Dean A. Tripp, Jessica Ginting
    Pages 189-207
  15. Back Matter
    Pages 209-215

About this book

Introduction

Urological Men’s Health: A Guide for Urologists and Primary Care Physicians covers the major urologic conditions that have an impact on the health and well being of the adult male. It opens with an overview of general men's preventative health, as practiced by a world leading Executive Health center. The volume covers the major genitourinary malignancies and addresses the latest controversies in screening and treatment selection. This is followed by coverage of the conditions that don't shorten life but have major impact on quality of life and health care expenditure: BPH, urinary incontinence, infertility, urethral strictures, erectile dysfunction, urinary tract infections and chronic pelvic pain. Also included are chapters on herbal and complementary therapy, psychological and spousal support in urologic illness and the links between genitourinary disease and general vascular endothelial dysfunction. Urological Men’s Health: A Guide for Urologists and Primary Care Physicians will be of great value to Urologists, Internists, General Practitioners and the residents and fellows who train within these specialties.

Keywords

Androgen Decline BPH and LUTS Chronic Orchialgia Endothelial Dysfunction Epididymitis Erectile Dysfunction Male Menopause PSA Screening Pelvic Pain Peyronie's Disease Urinary Tract Infection

Editors and affiliations

  • Daniel A. Shoskes
    • 1
  1. 1.The Glickman Urologic and, Kidney InstituteDepartment of UrologyClevelandUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Urological Men’s Health
  • Book Subtitle A Guide for Urologists and Primary Care Physicians
  • Editors Daniel A. Shoskes
  • Series Title Current Clinical Urology
  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-61779-900-6
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-1-61779-899-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4939-6003-3
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-61779-900-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 215
  • Number of Illustrations 13 b/w illustrations, 25 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Urology
    General Practice / Family Medicine
    Internal Medicine
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Reviews

From the reviews:

“Men’s health is a relatively recent topic strongly related to urology. … Editor Shoskes and more than 30 co-authors aimed to write a textbook covering the bothersome aspects of urological conditions and their consequences on men’s health. … This textbook provides the reader with an original and useful approach to men’s health and will be of interest to many physicians, whether they are urologists or general practitioners.” (European Urology Today, March/May, 2013)

“This book touches on the most common conditions for which men seek urological care, providing an overview and in-depth review of timely topics. … It is written for primary care practitioners as well as urologists, in recognition of the fact that men often seek medical care from their urologist as well as their primary care provider. … an excellent overview for all readers interested in men’s health. As there are few contemporary books in this rapidly expanding field, it will become a valuable reference.” (Perry R. Weiner, Doody’s Review Service, September, 2012)