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The long-term effect of doxazosin, finasteride, and combination therapy on the clinical progression of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
BACKGROUND Benign prostatic hyperplasia is commonly treated with alpha-adrenergic-receptor antagonists (alpha-blockers) or 5alpha-reductase inhibitors. The long-term effect of these drugs, singly orExpand
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Epidemiology and Natural History of Urinary Incontinence
Abstract: This paper examines or current state of knowledge of the epidemiology of urinary incontinence. The population studied was community-dwelling non-institutionalized persons. The reviewExpand
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Factors associated with women's decisions to seek treatment for urinary incontinence.
BACKGROUND Urinary incontinence is a highly prevalent and burdensome condition among women. However, fewer than half of women with symptoms talk to a physician about incontinence, and theExpand
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A new injectable bulking agent for treatment of stress urinary incontinence: results of a multicenter, randomized, controlled, double-blind study of Durasphere.
OBJECTIVES To assess the safety and effectiveness of Durasphere compared with bovine collagen in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) due to intrinsic sphincter deficiency (ISD). Expand
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Epidemiology and natural history of urinary incontinence in women.
Understanding the epidemiology (distribution and determinants) of urinary incontinence (UI), as well as its natural history is a very important issue. In this article, we discuss prevalence,Expand
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Two-year incidence, remission, and change patterns of urinary incontinence in noninstitutionalized older adults.
In this study, patterns of urinary incontinence, its severity and types were studied by three sequential data collections at annual intervals. The data are from a panel survey of a probability sampleExpand
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Prospective, randomized, double-blind study of the efficacy and tolerability of the extended-release formulations of oxybutynin and tolterodine for overactive bladder: results of the OPERA trial.
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy and tolerability of extended-release formulations of oxybutynin chloride and tolterodine tartrate in women with overactive bladder. PATIENTS AND METHODS The OPERAExpand
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Clean, intermittent self-catheterization in the treatment of urinary tract disease.
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Burden of stress urinary incontinence for community-dwelling women.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to better understand the subjective bothersomeness of stress urinary incontinence symptoms and their impact on the quality of life of community-dwelling women.Expand
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Based upon a series of studies involving urinary infection we postulated that most cases of urinary tract infection are due to some underlying structural or functional abnormality of the urogenitalExpand
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