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Overactive Bladder

Known as: Hyperactivity of bladder, Overactive Urinary Bladder, hypertonic bladder 
Symptom of overactive detrusor muscle of the URINARY BLADDER that contracts with abnormally high frequency and urgency. Overactive bladder is… 
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Review
2012
Review
2012
PURPOSE The purpose of this guideline is to provide a clinical framework for the diagnosis and treatment of non-neurogenic… 
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Review
2008
Review
2008
CONTEXT Antimuscarinic agents are currently the first-line pharmacotherapy for overactive bladder. OBJECTIVES A systematic… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
To examine the effect overactive bladder (OAB) and other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) on health‐related quality of life… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
OBJECTIVE Estimate the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI), overactive bladder (OAB), and other lower urinary tract symptoms… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES Overactive bladder (OAB) is a common symptom syndrome with urgency, urinary frequency, and urgency incontinence. To… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
1 The effectiveness of antimuscarinic agents in the treatment of the overactive bladder (OAB) syndrome is thought to arise… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Abstract.Context: the National Overactive BLadder Evaluation (NOBLE) Program was initiated to better understand the prevalence… 
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Objective To determine the prevalence of chronic and debilitating symptoms of the overactive bladder, defined here as the… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Overactive bladder (OAB), with symptoms of frequency, urgency, and urge incontinence, substantially affects the lives of millions… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVES This article summarizes evidence supporting the conclusion that the spontaneous rises in pressure that occur in the…