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History of the microscope and development of microsurgery: A revolution for reproductive tract surgery
Summary.  In the mid‐1970s urologists in the field of paediatric and andrologic surgery felt that operating loupes did not provide sufficient magnification for their surgical work. Thus, urologyExpand
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Central effects of sildenafil (Viagra) on auditory selective attention and verbal recognition memory in humans: a study with event-related brain potentials
Abstract The purpose of this study was to assess possible central side-effects of sildenafil (Viagra) on attention and memory functions. Sildenafil and placebo were administered in young maleExpand
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Historical Aspects of the Treatment of Urinary Incontinence
Ancient reports on urinary incontinence are rather rare and mainly address cases of extraurethral incontinence, e.g. due to a fistula acquired during childbirth or overflow incontinence, e.g. inExpand
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The penile implant for erectile dysfunction.
INTRODUCTION Penile prostheses, introduced as the first effective organic treatment for erectile dysfunction over three decades ago, have an important role in the treatment of erectile dysfunctionExpand
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Urogenital infections and male sexuality: effects on ejaculation and erection
The relation of urogenital infections and sexual dysfunction in men was largely neglected in the past but has attracted increasing interest recently. Despite direct anatomical and physiologicalExpand
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Initial clinical experience with the selective phosphodiesterase-I isoenzyme inhibitor vinpocetine in the treatment of urge incontinence and low compliance bladder
Abstract Current pharmacological treatment modalities for urge incontinence and low compliance bladder are limited by a low clinical efficacy and the significant side effects of the standard drugsExpand
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Biological vascularized matrix for bladder tissue engineering: matrix preparation, reseeding technique and short-term implantation in a porcine model.
PURPOSE We generated a vascularized, autologous, reseeded bladder substitute and evaluated immediate vascularization and perfusion of the graft after implantation to the recipient organism in aExpand
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Uncircumcision: a historical review of preputial restoration.
Throughout history, demands for restoration of the prepuce after circumcision were most commonly related to the political or religious persecution of the Jewish people. The first evidence for such aExpand
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Congenital and Acquired Penile Deviation Treated with the Essed Plication Method
Objectives: To evaluate our results with the Essed procedure for the correction of penile curvature, either congenital or due to Peyronie’s disease, and compare it with the data from the literature,Expand
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Sexual function and fertility after treatment of testicular cancer
As a result of the introduction of effective cisplatin-based chemotherapeutic regimens into the clinical routine, even patients with metastatic testicular cancer at initial diagnosis can be cured ofExpand
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