Factors that influence the urodynamic results of botulinum toxin in the treatment of neurogenic hyperactivity.
Actas UrolÃ³gicas EspaÃ±olas 39(4):217 (2015)
To determine the urodynamic efficacy and factors that influence the urodynamic results of treatment of neurogenic detrusor hyperactivity with intradetrusor injection of botulinum toxin type A (BTX-A) in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI).
A retrospective study was conducted with a cohort of ...
[Periurethral injections of dextranomer/hyaluronic acid copolymer in the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: description of the technique and bibliographic review].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 59(7):713 (2006)
The system enables a non endoscopic, outpatient treatment of the female stress urinary incontinence. The article intends to familiarize the readers with the procedure.
We describe the technique, graphically, with all steps, and perform a bibliographic review.
In accordance to the main clinical s...
[Urinary calculi in myelomeningocele adults].
Actas UrolÃ³gicas EspaÃ±olas 30(7):675 (2006)
The improvements in the management of newborns with myelomeningocele (MMC) have obtained a big increase in survival, allowing them to get longevity like never before, but data regarding urologic diseases during adult age are still missing. We herein evaluate the features of urinary lithiasis in ...
[Urogenital alterations in hereditary and sporadic neurodegenerative ataxias].
NeurologÃa 20(1):17 (2005)
Sporadic and hereditary ataxias (HA) represent a group of clinically and genetically heterogeneous syndromes characterized by spinocerebellar degeneration producing a motoneuron coordination disorder. In these diseases urinary and sexual symptoms are commonly associated to the neurological alter...
[Experimental study of the expression of the bladder wall proteins in bladder outlet obstruction in the rabbit].
Actas UrolÃ³gicas EspaÃ±olas 28(5):341 (2004)
To determine the relationship of the bladder wall levels of the contractile proteins: whole actin, beta-actin, alpha-sarcomeric-actina caldesmon and of the Heat Stress Protein HSP-70, with the partial bladder outlet obstruction.
It was carried out an experimental study on 43 New-Zealand rabbits....
[Cajal in current urology].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 54(5):405 (2001)
[Neuromuscular erectile dysfunction: the need for a correct identification and application of a targeted treatment].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 54(1):1 (2001)
[Urinary incontinence in menopause].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 53(4):349 (2000)
To determine if menopause increases the risk of developing bladder hyperactivity or stress urinary incontinence.
A case control study was conducted on 111 women, 57 with bladder hyperactivity and 54 controls without hyperactivity, and 55 cases with stress urinary incontinence and 55 controls wit...
[Periurethral sphincter hyperactivity and sacral neuromodulation].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 53(3):193 (2000)
[Bladder schistosomiasis. Etiologic diagnosis of detrusor contraction insufficiency].
Actas UrolÃ³gicas EspaÃ±olas 24(1):61 (2000)
This paper reports a case of bladder bilharziasis with histopathological exam and different patterns of urodynamic evaluation. The need for urodynamics is emphasized in order to avoid diagnostic and therapeutic mistakes.
[Evidence-based medicine. Usefulness of isolated cystomanometry for the diagnosis of periurethral detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia in patients with suprasacral lesion].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(10):1073 (1999)
To determine the utility of cystomanometry alone in the diagnosis of periurethral detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia in patients with suprasacral spinal cord lesion.
Cystomanometry and selective electromyography were performed to evaluate the periurethral sphincter of 40 patients (16 female and 24 m...
[Evidence-based and science-based medicine].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(8):817 (1999)
Routine medical practice is an admixture of scientific knowledge, uncontrasted physiopathological deduction and intuition based on personal experience. Evidence-based medicine is a new approach to medical practice that is based on appropriately contrasted data and includes the following steps: 1...
[The clinical and flowmetric results of the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia with doxazosin].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(7):739 (1999)
To evaluate the clinical efficacy of doxazosin for 6 months in the treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH).
A prospective clinical and uroflowmetric study was conducted on 65 males with BPH treated with doxazosin 4 mg daily for 6 months. Patient mean age was 66.7 years (range 45-79). Cli...
[Toward a simplified method of classifying urinary incontinence in the elderly based on a multivariate analysis of 948 cases].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(5):440 (1999)
The present study analyzes the main clinical types of urinary incontinence in the elderly population and its clinical-urodynamic correlation to facilitate definitive diagnosis.
The study was conducted in 948 elderly patients (382 male, 566 female; mean age 72.4 years) with urinary incontinence. ...
[Evaluation of new intraurethral occlusive depot (ORIS FEMININO) in the management of female stress urinary incontinence].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(4):351 (1999)
To determine the utility and safety of an intraurethral device (Oris Femenino) in the management of female stress urinary incontinence.
A prospective clinical study was conducted on 54 female patients, mean age 46.4 years, with stress urinary incontinence. The degree and severity of the incontin...
[Female urinary incontinence: clinical-urodynamic correlation].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(3):237 (1999)
To determine the diagnostic utility of the urinary symptoms and physical examination in the urodynamic diagnosis of the type of female urinary incontinence.
A descriptive longitudinal study was conducted in 100 women undergoing urodynamic evaluation. The patients were asked about the urinary sym...
[Diabetic neurocystopathy: multivariate study].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(2):149 (1999)
To analyze the prevalence of urodynamic disorders and the factors associated with bladder instability in patients with diabetes mellitus.
We conducted a clinical and urodynamic study on 138 diabetic patients (71 males, 51%; 67 females, 49%) with a mean age of 64.04 years. Patient evaluation incl...
[Reliability of fractal dimension measurement of uroflow curves].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(2):143 (1999)
To determine the reliability of fractal analysis of uroflow curves.
We analyzed the correlation between the fractional dimension analysis of two series of uroflow curves with an interval of 88.21 days. The fractal dimension was calculated by two methods.
A good correlation was found for both met...
[The usefulness of vaginal cones as a method of measuring perineal muscle strength. The RECOVA Group. REeducación COnos VAginales].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(1):49 (1999)
To determine the utility of vaginal cones for the measurement of perineal muscle strength.
A study was conducted on 134 women (mean age 31.8 years) to determine the correlation between a clinical test for measuring perineal muscle strength and the number of vaginal cones retained by the patients...
[The therapeutic efficacy of vaginal cones in rehabilitating the perineal musculature. The RECOVA Group. REeducación COnos VAginales].
Archivos EspaÃ±oles de UrologÃa (Ed impresa) 52(1):53 (1999)
To determine the utility of vaginal cones in the rehabilitation of the perineal muscles.
A study was conducted on 134 women (mean age 31.8 years). The control group comprised 51 women (38%) and study the group comprised 85 patients (62%) undergoing rehabilitation of the perineal muscles with vag...