Measuring urgency in clinical practice

  title={Measuring urgency in clinical practice},
  author={Roger Dmochowski and Mary Pat Fitzgerald and J -J Wyndaele},
  journal={World Journal of Urology},
The study of urinary urgency is challenging for a number of reasons, including our lack of understanding of the normal physiology of urinary sensation and the pathophysiology of abnormal sensation. Issues with nomenclature and lack of agreement about the nature of the experience of normal and abnormal urinary sensation add to this difficulty. Review of published literature and critique. Currently available tools for measurement of urgency include validated questionnaires that describe the… CONTINUE READING