The Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Registry and Patient Survey: study design, methods and patient baseline characteristics

@article{Roehrborn2007TheBP,
  title={The Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Registry and Patient Survey: study design, methods and patient baseline characteristics},
  author={Claus G. Roehrborn and James G. Nuckolls and J.T. Wei and William D. Steers},
  journal={BJU International},
  year={2007},
  volume={100}
}
The first paper describes the design and baseline characteristics of patients in the BPH Registry and Patient Survey in the USA. This important study will provide information on management practices and outcomes of men with this condition, as well as examining the effects of demographics, socio‐economics, comorbidities and medical therapies. 
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