Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Modern Alternative to Transurethral Resection of the Prostate

  • Bilal Chughtai
  • Alexis E. Te
  • Steven A. Kaplan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Bilal Chughtai, Claire Dunphy, Alexis E. Te, Steven A. Kaplan
    Pages 1-2
  3. Alexander M. Sarkisian, Aaron M. Bernie, Richard Lee
    Pages 3-6
  4. Jeffrey D. Branch, Grace B. Delos Santos, Bethany A. Kearns
    Pages 7-17
  5. Rajeev Kumar, Jaspreet S. Sandhu
    Pages 19-24
  6. Bilal Chughtai, Steven A. Kaplan
    Pages 25-28
  7. Malte Rieken, Alexander Bachmann
    Pages 29-32
  8. Michael Shy, Victor Lizarraga, Ricardo R. Gonzalez
    Pages 33-44
  9. Jonathan Shoag, Bilal Chughtai, Alexis E. Te
    Pages 45-48
  10. Lori B. Lerner, Joseph Shirk, Tony Nimeh
    Pages 49-59
  11. Arman Adam Kahokehr, Peter J. Gilling
    Pages 61-73
  12. Joseph J. Pariser, Doreen E. Chung
    Pages 75-79
  13. Doreen E. Chung
    Pages 81-89
  14. Malte Rieken, Alexander Bachmann
    Pages 91-97
  15. Saman Shafaat Talab, Shahin Tabatabaei
    Pages 99-112
  16. Rao S. Mandalapu, Adnan Ali, Sailaja Pisipati, Ashutosh K. Tewari
    Pages 113-120
  17. Ilija Aleksic, Vladimir Mouraviev, David M. Albala
    Pages 121-129
  18. Ciara S. Marley, Matthew P. Rutman
    Pages 131-135
  19. Henry H. Woo
    Pages 137-144
  20. Gina M. Badalato, Matthew P. Rutman
    Pages 145-149
  21. Roger Valdivieso O’Donova, Pierre-Alain Hueber, Naeem Bhojani, Quoc-Dien Trinh, Kevin C. Zorn
    Pages 151-162
  22. Alexander C. Small, Michael A. Palese
    Pages 163-172

About this book


Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Modern Techniques is an up-to-date review of modern techniques used to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia. It provides a comprehensive review of both office and operating room based techniques. Both electrosurgical and laser based techniques are covered.These include high powered 532 nm laser photoselective laser vaporization of the prostate (PVP), holmium laser enucleation/ablation of the prostate (HoLEP/HoLAP), and Bipolar Electrovaporization of the Prostate (Bipolar EVP/Bipolar TURP). In addition, a comprehensive review of office based techniques and future therapies currently being developed is presented. Each of these techniques are presented in a balanced fashion with a focus on modern literature.


Treatment of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Modern Techniques will be of great value to Urologists, Urology Residents, Iternists, and Family Practitioners. ​


Electrocautery Holmium Ablation Laser Vaporization Plasmakinetic Vaporization Thulium Resection Transurethral Microwave

Editors and affiliations

  • Bilal Chughtai
    • 1
  • Alexis E. Te
    • 2
  • Steven A. Kaplan
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of UrologyWeill Cornell Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of UrologyWeill Cornell Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Department of UrologyWeill Cornell Medical CollegeNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-1586-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-1587-3
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