Bladder Pain Syndrome – An Evolution

Editors: Hanno, P.M., Nordling, J., Staskin, D.R., Wein, A.J., Wyndaele, J.J. (Eds.)

  • Current guidelines compiled from the United States, Europe and Asia will be provided, which discuss disease management to give the reader a quick reference guide
  • Contains chapters from members of the International Association for the Study of Bladder Pain Syndrome
  • Written from a global perspective
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About this book

This updated volume provides reflections on the original edition, as well as information on the developments that have occurred within bladder pain syndrome since the publication of the first edition. The epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis, and management of bladder pain syndrome are all covered.

The book aims to give healthcare providers up to date guidelines and management suggestions within a quick-reference text.

This book is relevant to clinicians who focus on bladder pain syndrome, as well as the gynaecologists, general urologists, and primary care providers who see these patients as a part of their practice.

About the authors

Philip M. Hanno, MD, MPH, has a long-standing interest in bladder pain syndrome and female urology, and is Co-Chair of the Medical Advisory Board of the Interstitial Cystitis Association. He is chair of the American Urological Association Guideline Committee on Interstitial Cystitis.  He has been Chief of the Division of Urology of the Philadelphia Veterans Administration Medical Center and Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology at Temple University School of Medicine. He was a Medical Officer in the Division of Reproductive and Urologic Drugs in the Food and Drug Administration. He is currently an Emeritus Professor of Urology at the University of Pennsylvania  and is Clinical Professor of Urology at Stanford University School of Medicine.


Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD(hon.), FACS Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD(hon.), FACS is the Founders Professor of the Division of Urology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Director of the Residency Program in Urology at the University of Pennsylvania.  He is a graduate of Princeton University and received his MD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.  He completed training in Surgery and Urology at the University of Pennsylvania including a fellowship at the Harrison Department of Surgical Research.  He has been certified and recertified (voluntary) by the American Board of Urology.  He was awarded an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Patras, Greece in September 2005.  He was made an honorary professor of the Federal State Institute of Urology of Russia in 2010.


David R. Staskin, M.D. Dr. Staskin is an associate professor of urology at Tufts University. He held similar positions at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Harvard. Dr. Staskin has an international reputation in lower urinary tract pharmacology and devices. He has specific expertise in pharmaceuticals used to treat overactive bladder and stress incontinence. He was member of HHS-AHCPR and a Section Chairperson of ICI-WHO. He has held advisory positions with numerous pharmaceutical and medical device companies.

Table of contents (36 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Hanno, Philip (et al.)

    Pages 1-2

  • Historical Perspectives

    Meijlink, Jane

    Pages 3-10

  • The Epidemiology of Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS): How Good Was a Study of 30-Years Ago

    Held, Philip J. (et al.)

    Pages 11-21

  • Epidemiology Commentary

    Nickel, J. Curtis

    Pages 23-25

  • The Prevalence of Bladder Pain Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis in Italy: The importance of a National Registry

    Nasta, Loredana

    Pages 27-32

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-61449-6
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-61448-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Bladder Pain Syndrome – An Evolution
Editors
  • Philip M. Hanno
  • Jørgen Nordling
  • David R. Staskin
  • Alan J. Wein
  • Jean Jacques Wyndaele
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-61449-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-61449-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-61448-9
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
VII, 175
Number of Illustrations and Tables
69 b/w illustrations, 108 illustrations in colour
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