ABC of Urology

ABC of Urology

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The ABC of Urology provides a comprehensive review of current practice in urology and is a structured and practical guide to the diagnosis, treatment and management of the most common urological conditions. This new third edition has been fully revised and expanded with additional chapters and improved coverage of renal and testis cancer, management of haematuria, laparoscopy, trauma and new urological advances. Prostate, bladder, renal and penile cancers are also covered in detail and new techniques and procedures for safer and effective treatment options are featured. The ABC of Urology is the ideal reference for general practitioners and general practitioner trainees, junior doctors and practice nurses, medical students and all primary health care professionals working to provide the best possible care for patients with urological conditions.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 6mm | 288g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 3rd Edition
  • 0470657170
  • 9780470657171
  • 872,261

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Urological conditions are prevalent and account for up to one third of all surgical admissions to hospital. Outside of hospital care urological problems are a common reason for patients needing to see their general practitioner. Urological malignancy is increasingly important within an ageing population.



The ABC of Urology provides a comprehensive review of current practice in urology and is a structured and practical guide to the diagnosis, treatment and management of the most common urological conditions. This new third edition has been fully revised and expanded with additional chapters and improved coverage of renal and testis cancer, management of haematuria, laparoscopy, trauma and new urological advances. Prostate, bladder, renal and penile cancers are also covered in detail and new techniques and procedures for safer and effective treatment options are featured.



The ABC of Urology is the ideal reference for general practitioners and general practitioner trainees, junior doctors and practice nurses, medical students and all primary health care professionals working to provide the best possible care for patients with urological conditions.
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Table of contents

Contributors vii Preface ix 1 Assessment of the Urological Patient 1 Deborah Skennerton 2 Guidelines for the Management of Haematuria 5 Daniel Swallow 3 Bladder Outflow Obstruction 9 James Allan 4 Urinary Incontinence 14 Janine M. Nethercliffe 5 Urological Emergencies 19 William J.G. Finch 6 Subfertility and Male Sexual Dysfunction 23 Helen Hegarty 7 The Management of Adult Urinary Tract Infection 27 Richard Cetti and Suzie Venn 8 Prostate Cancer 31 Simon R.J. Bott and Stephen E.M. Langley 9 Bladder Cancer 37 Pippa Sangster and Alan Thompson 10 Renal Cancer 42 Esther McLarty Jonathan Aning and Simon J. Freeman 11 Testicular Tumours 46 Jessica Wrigley Anne Y. Warren and Danish Mazhar 12 Urinary Tract Stone Disease 51 Farooq A. Khan 13 The Role of Laparoscopy in Urology 56 Richard Johnston and Nimish Shah 14 Paediatric Urology 61 Peter Cuckow 15 Urological Trauma 66 Tamsin Greenwell 16 Penile Cancer and Gender Reassignment 71 Majid Shabbir and Nim Christopher Index 77
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About Chris Dawson

Mr Chris Dawson BSc MS FRCS LLDip, Consultant Urological Surgeon/Urologist, Stamford and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, Fitzwilliam Hospital, Peterborough, UK.
Miss Janine M Nethercliffe MBBS FRCS(Urol), Urology Consultant, Edith Cavell Hospital, Bretton Gate, Peterborough, UK.
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