Health care sought and received by men with urinary symptoms, and their views on prostatectomy.

@article{Hunter1995HealthCS,
  title={Health care sought and received by men with urinary symptoms, and their views on prostatectomy.},
  author={David J. Hunter and C. M. McKee and Nick A. Black and Colin F. B. Sanderson},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={1995},
  volume={45 390},
  pages={27-30}
}
BACKGROUND Urinary symptoms are common among middle aged and elderly men. AIM A study was undertaken to describe the health care sought by men aged 55 years and over with urinary symptoms, the action taken by general practitioners and urologists, and the men's views on prostatectomy. METHOD A postal questionnaire was sent to 516 men aged 55 years and over in the North West Thames Regional Health Authority, with previously identified mild, moderate or severe urinary symptoms. RESULTS The… CONTINUE READING