By Michael B. Chancellor, Christopher P. Smith
The minimally invasive use of botulinum toxin (BoNT) within the decrease urinary tract has revolutionized the therapy of debilitating bladder, urethra, and prostate stipulations refractory to traditional treatment. this is often the 1st publication concentrating on the sensible software of BoNT to the genitourinary tract. An introductory part discusses the biology, pharmacology, and protection of BoNT within the decrease urinary tract. purposes of BoNT within the bladder and the prostate and pelvic flooring are then lined intimately, with experiences of the most recent medical sequence and methods of BoNT injection in either adults and kids. The booklet closes by means of contemplating non-genitourinary makes use of of BoNT and addressing problems with well-being economics in addition to offering insights from specialists from the world over. it is a sensible, hands-on e-book that still contains appendices containing effortless to learn directions for sufferers present process bladder and prostate BoNT injections and particular nursing procedural issues.
The ebook is written in a concise, uniform, and clinically correct type through major pioneers within the box, Drs. Michael Chancellor and Christopher Smith, who have been the 1st to adopt entire simple learn into the mechanisms underlying the efficacy and power makes use of of BoNT in the reduce urinary tract. Botulinum Toxin in Urology might be of curiosity to all urologists and urogynecologists who're contemplating using BoNT of their perform.