A double blind balanced Latin-square study was conducted on 20 adult patients with decompensated bladders to determine the relative effectiveness of oral and parenteral bethanechol chloride (Urecholine) on the stretch response of bladder muscle. Detrusor reaction was measured by modified cystometry. Five mg. of subcutaneous bethanechol chloride produced a… (More)
OBJECTIVES To ascertain the pediatric urology experience and contributions of Reed Nesbit, a urologist known primarily as an educator, transurethral resectionist, and prostate expert. METHODS The writings of Nesbit and appropriate background references were analyzed. RESULTS Nesbit's contributions to pediatric urology, particularly the Cabot-Nesbit… (More)
In the dog the denervation supersensitivity response of the detrusor appears within 7 to 21 days after bilateral pelvic nerve transection. Unilateral denervation cannot be detected by the standard Urecholine test.