Urologic nursing : official journal of the American Urological Association Allied

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1053-816X
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2168-4626
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Gale
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1152
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1112
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Ovid from 2003 and Gale

  1. Retrospective Audit: Does Prior Assessment by Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Reduce the Risk of Osteonecrosis of The Jaw in Patients Receiving Bone-Targeted Therapies for Metastatic Cancers to the Skeleton?--Part II.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):117 (2016) PMID 27501592

    Men who receive bone-targeted therapy for metastatic prostate cancer are at increased risk of osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ). Development of ONJ has been associated with the administration of bone-targeted therapies in association with other risk factors. ONJ can be distressing for a patient bec...
  2. Preoperative Nutritional Status and The Impact on Radical Cystectomy Recovery: An International Comparative Study.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):133 (2016) PMID 27501594

    In radical cystectomy, under-nutrition is common and has detrimental physiological and clinical effects, which can lead to increased complications and prolonged recovery. This article compares measurements and outcomes across continents in this patient population with advanced bladder cancer. Th...
  3. Osteonecrosis of the Jaw in Patients Receiving Bone-Targeted Therapies: An Overview--Part I.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):111 (2016) PMID 27501591

    Urologic patients receiving bone-targeted therapies are at risk of developing osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ). ONJ has historically been associated with bisphosphonate therapy. More recently, RANK-Ligand inhibitors (denosumab) have also been used to reduce the risk of skeletal-related events in p...
  4. Sleepless in America: Burning the Candle at Both Ends? At What Cost?

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):109 (2016) PMID 27501590

  5. Pelvic Muscle Exercises Using A Home Trainer for Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction: A Case Report.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):82 (2016) PMID 27281865

    Pelvic muscle exercises can help improve symptoms of pelvic floor muscle dysfunction. This article describes the case of a 66-year-old woman with moderate pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and mild urinary incontinence (UI) who initiated pelvic muscle exercises with the assistance of a novel, at-home ...
  6. Anesthetic Concerns for Patients Undergoing a Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP).

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):75 (2016) PMID 27281864

    Although there are competing alternatives available to treat benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) remains the gold standard using either general or spinal anesthesia. There are advantages and disadvantages related to spinal or general anesthesia. Ane...
  7. Application to the Evidence Base: Effect of an Education Intervention on Urinary Tract Infection Knowledge.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):72 (2016) PMID 27281863

  8. Urinary Catheter Dependent Loops as a Potential Contributing Cause of Bacteriuria: An Observational Study.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(1):7 (2016) PMID 27093758

    Urologic studies suggest that urinary catheter dependent loops (tubing low points) may be a contributing cause of bacteriuria and urinary tract infection among catheterized patients. The means by which this type of contaminant transmission occurs, however, remains poorly understood. An observati...
  9. It's an Election Year.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(1):5 (2016) PMID 27093757

  10. Cycling Versus Continuous Mode In Neuromodulator Programming: A Crossover, Randomized, Controlled Trial.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):123 (2016) PMID 27501593

    This is a randomized, controlled, blind, crossover trial comparing cycling versus continuous programming of a sacral neuromodulator in women diagnosed with overactive bladder (OAB). At 6 months, treatment order significantly affected Overactive Bladder Questionnaire - Short Form (OABq-SF) sympto...
  11. Authors' Response.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(1):46 (2016) PMID 27093765

  12. Effect of an Education Presentation On the Knowledge and Awareness of Urinary Tract Infection among Non-Licensed and Licensed Health Care Workers in Long-Term Care Facilities.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):67 (2016) PMID 27281862

    This article presents the findings of a pre-test, post-test quality improvement project that describes the change in knowledge from prior to and following an evidence-based education presentation. The presentation addressed the clinical symptoms, diagnostic processes, interventions, and responsi...
  13. Pelvic Floor Biofeedback via a Smart Phone App for Treatment Of Stress Urinary Incontinence.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):88 (2016) PMID 27281866

    Biofeedback can be useful for treatment of stress urinary incontinence. Many women have difficulty isolating their pelvic floor muscles and adhering to a daily exercise regimen. This case study highlights a woman's experience using PeriCoach, a home biofeedback device that assists women in stren...
  14. Genitourinary Syndrome Of Menopause and Vaginal Estrogen Use.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):59 (2016) PMID 27281861

    The prevalence of women experiencing the genitourinary syndrome of menopause is expected to escalate due to the rising numbers of menopausal women. In no other time in history has it been more important for nurses to possess current knowledge regarding menopause management.
  15. Nursing in Urology: Where Can We Go from Here?

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(2):57 (2016) PMID 27281860

  16. Skeletal Health Part 2: Development of a Nurse Practitioner Bone Support Clinic for Urologic Patients.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(1):22 (2016) PMID 27093760

    Part 1 of this article highlighted the potential negative effects of cancer on the skeleton and provided an overview of available treatment options. Part 2 presents a nurse practitioner-led Bone Support Clinic, which was developed for patients with cancer-induced bone disease and cancer therapy-...
  17. Application to the Evidence Base: Decision-Making in Prostate Cancer: Active Surveillance over Other Treatment Options.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):150 (2016) PMID 27501596

  18. Decision-Making in Prostate Cancer: Active Surveillance Over Other Treatment Options.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(3):141 (2016) PMID 27501595

    A qualitative-descriptive study of four patients with prostate cancer used the Cognitive-Social Health Information Processing framework to understand how and why men diagnosed with prostate cancer choose active surveillance over other treatment options. In accordance with the literature, it was ...
  19. Skeletal Health Part 1: Overview Of Bone Health and Management In the Cancer Setting.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(1):17 (2016) PMID 27093759

    Cancer-induced bone disease and cancer therapy-induced bone loss are significant skeletal problems related to the treatment for urological and other cancers. Our team of specialists and nurse practitioners developed a nurse practitioner-led Bone Support Clinic for urologic cancer patients at a u...
  20. Diabetes Mellitus Review.

    Urologic nursing : official journal of the Amer... 36(1):27 (2016) PMID 27093761

    Diabetes mellitus is a group of physiological dysfunctions characterized by hyperglycemia resulting directly from insulin resistance, inadequate insulin secretion, or excessive glucagon secretion. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is an autoimmune disorder leading to the destruction of pancreatic beta-cells...