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Urinary Incontinence

The importance of dedicated colorectal team participation in the management of spina bifida and spinal cord injury patients.

Oct 18, 2021

In September 2020, the colorectal team of the International Center for Colorectal and Urogenital Care joined the spina bifida and spinal cord injury multidisciplinary clinic at Children's Hospital Col...

Efficacy and safety of intradetrusor botulinum toxin injections for idiopathic overactive bladder syndrome in patients with an artificial urinary sphincter.

Oct 11, 2021

To assess the efficacy and safety of intradetrusor botulinum toxin type A injections (IBTI) for idiopathic overactive bladder (iOAB) in non-neurological adults with an artificial urinary sphincter (AU...

Peptostreptococcus anaerobius: Pathogenicity, identification, and antimicrobial susceptibility. Review of monobacterial infections and addition of a case of urinary tract infection directly identified from a urine sample by MALDI-TOF MS.

Oct 11, 2021

Peptostreptococcus anaerobius is a gram-positive anaerobic coccus (GPAC) found in the gastrointestinal and vaginal microbiota. The organism is mainly found in polymicrobial and scarcely in monobacteri...

A new titanium-covered transobturator tape for surgical treatment of stress urinary incontinence.

Oct 04, 2021

To assess the long-term satisfaction, cure rate and safety of a new titanium-covered transobturator tape compared to polypropylene tape for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI).A prospec...

Systematic review and meta-analysis of early removal of urinary catheter after colorectal surgery with infraperitoneal anastomosis.

Oct 04, 2021

To review and to analyse the feasibility of using no urinary catheter or a catheter for less than 24 h compared with longer post-operative catheter after colorectal surgery with infraperitoneal disse...

Application of a solid-phase microextraction-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry/metal oxide sensor system for detection of antibiotic susceptibility in urinary tract infection-causing Escherichia coli - A proof of principle study.

Sep 27, 2021

Antibiotic resistance is widespread throughout the world and represents a serious health concern. There is an urgent need for the development of novel tools for rapidly distinguishing antibiotic resis...

Efficacy of Urine Dipstick Test in Diagnosing Urinary Tract Infection and Detection of the blaCTX-M Gene among ESBL-Producing .

Sep 27, 2021

A urine dipstick test used for prompt diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI) is a rapid and cost-effective method. The main objective of this study was to compare the efficacy of the urine dipstic...

Underrepresentation of Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Research Informing the AUA/SUFU Stress Urinary Incontinence Guideline.

Sep 20, 2021

To characterize the racial/ethnic representation in the studies used in the American Urological Association (AUA)/ Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital Reconstruction (SUFU)...

Nurse perspectives on the psychosocial care of patients with urinary incontinence in home hospice: A qualitative study.

Sep 06, 2021

Urinary incontinence is prevalent among patients receiving home hospice and presents multiple care management challenges for nurses and family caregivers.This study sought to understand how urinary in...

The Impact of Preoperative Pelvic Pain on Outcomes after Vaginal Reconstructive Surgery.

Sep 06, 2021

Pelvic pain is a debilitating condition that is common among women with pelvic floor disorders. Limited information is known about the impact of preoperative pelvic pain on outcomes after vaginal reco...

Comparative phenotypic characterization of hybrid Shiga toxin-producing / uropathogenic Escherichia coli, canonical uropathogenic and Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli.

Aug 26, 2021

Hybrid Shiga toxin (Stx)-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) and uropathogenic E. coli (UPEC) strains are phylogenetically positioned between STEC and UPEC and can cause both diarrhea and urinary tract ...

Integrated Ultrasound with Urodynamics Illustrates Effect of Bladder Volume on Upper Tract Dilation: Should We Trust Surveillance Ultrasounds?

Aug 26, 2021

To evaluate if ultrasound during urodynamics (uUS) will show that traditional ultrasound (tUS) routinely underestimates the potential magnitude of upper tract dilation (UTD).Prospective pilot study of...

Patient-reported outcomes after Low-dose-rate versus High-dose-rate brachytherapy boost in combination with external beam radiation for intermediate and high risk prostate cancer.

Aug 23, 2021

Addition of a brachytherapy boost to external beam radiation therapy (EBRT) reduces prostate cancer (PCa) recurrence at the expense of genitourinary (GU) toxicity. Whether brachytherapy boost techniqu...

Role of antibiotic resistance in urinary tract infection management: a cost-effectiveness analysis.

Aug 23, 2021

Urinary tract infections and recurrent urinary tract infections pose significant burdens on patients and healthcare systems. Testing and treatment strategies are increasingly important in the age of a...

Systematic review and meta-analysis of all randomized controlled trials comparing gynecologic laparoscopic procedures with and without robotic assistance.

Aug 23, 2021

Following the publication of several high quality randomized controlled trials regarding the comparison of similar laparoscopic gynecologic procedures being performed with or without robotic assistanc...

Mass Spectrometry-Based Detection of Beta Lactam Hydrolysis Enables Rapid Detection of Beta Lactamase Mediated Antibiotic Resistance.

Aug 19, 2021

Antibiotic resistance by beta lactamase expression is a serious and growing threat. We aimed to determine whether beta-lactamase activity is detectable in urine specimens to enable faster identificati...

Urgent Inpatient Colectomy Carries a Higher Morbidity and Mortality than Elective Surgery.

Aug 19, 2021

Emergency colorectal surgery confers a higher risk of adverse outcomes compared to elective surgery. Few studies have examined the outcomes after urgent colectomies, typically defined as those perform...

Anesthetic Technique (Spinal vs. General Anesthesia) in Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate: Retrospective Analysis of Procedural and Functional Outcomes among 1,159 Patients.

Aug 19, 2021

The aim of the study was to compare procedural efficacy, early and late functional outcomes in holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) under spinal anesthesia (SA) versus general anesthesia ...

Community-based Versus Traditional Research Among Older Minority Women With Urinary Incontinence.

Aug 16, 2021

The aim of this study was to evaluate research retention of older minority women with urinary incontinence (UI) using a community-based participatory research (CBPR) versus a traditional research appr...

A mouse model displays host and bacterial strain differences in Aerococcus urinae urinary tract infection.

Aug 16, 2021

In recent years, the clinical significance of Aerococcus urinae has been increasingly recognized. A. urinae has been implicated in cases of urinary tract infection (UTI; acute cystitis and pyelonephri...