Pharmacotherapy of overactive bladder: epidemiology and pathophysiology of overactive bladder.

@article{Latini2011PharmacotherapyOO,
  title={Pharmacotherapy of overactive bladder: epidemiology and pathophysiology of overactive bladder.},
  author={Jerilyn M. Latini and Antonella Giannantoni},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  year={2011},
  volume={12 7},
  pages={
          1017-27
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Overactive bladder (OAB) describes complex symptoms, comprising of urinary urgency, with or without urinary incontinence, often with increased daytime frequency and nocturia in the absence of infection or other obvious etiology. OAB is highly prevalent and affects physical and mental health, activities of daily life and the quality of life of millions of adults. The pathophysiology of OAB and detrusor overactivity is still not completely known, but is most probably multifactorial… CONTINUE READING
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