Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome by Daniel A. ShoskesChronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome by Daniel A. Shoskes

Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome

EditorDaniel A. Shoskes

Paperback | November 19, 2010

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Chronic Prostatitis is a common and debilitating condition affecting 5-12% of men worldwide. The most common form is category III, or Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome. Cutting-edge clinical research has led to advancements in the diagnosis and treatment of prostatitis, a group of conditions that is at once extremely common, poorly understood, inadequately treated and under-researched. In Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome, the author provides today's most current information covering the four categories of prostatitis (acute, chronic bacterial, CPPS and asymptomatic inflammation). A diverse international group of contributors that includes urologists (academic, primary care and front line private practice), scientists, psychologists, and pain specialists from the National Institutes of Health provide the reader with novel approaches to helping their patients. The chapters in this important new work cover general evaluation of the prostatitis patient, the approach to acute prostatitis, chronic bacterial prostatitis and chronic pelvic pain syndrome, evidence behind individual therapies and ancillary topics such as erectile dysfunction, infertility, the link between chronic prostatitis and prostate cancer, male interstitial cystitis and the potential etiologic role of calcifying nanoparticles. Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome offers novel approaches to diagnosing this condition as well as providing ways in which to ease the suffering of the patient with prostatitis.
Title:Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain SyndromeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:291 pagesPublished:November 19, 2010Publisher:Humana PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1617379263

ISBN - 13:9781617379260

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Evaluation of the Prostatitis Patient Carvell T. Nguyen MD and Daniel A. Shoskes, MDChapter 2: Acute Bacterial Prostatitis Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Florian M.E. Wagenlehner, MD, PhD, Univ. Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Weidner, MD, PhD Prof. Dr. med. Kurt G Naber, MD, PhDChapter 3: Chronic Bacterial Prostatitis Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. Florian M.E. Wagenlehner MD, PhD, Univ. Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Weidner, MD, PhD Prof. Dr. med. Kurt G Naber, MD, PhDChapter 4: Prostatitis in the Immunocompromised Patient. Alain J. Duclos, Ph.D., M.D.Chapter 5: The Quality Of Life And Economic Impact Of Chronic Prostatitis Elizabeth A. Calhoun, Ph.D., M.S. Duloy BE, J. Quentin Clemens MDChapter 6: Antibiotic Therapy In Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome Russell Blair Egerdie, B.Sc. (Chem. Eng.), M.D., F.R.C.S. (C)Chapter 7: Alpha Blocker Therapy for Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome Shaun Wen Huey Lee, Men Long Liong, Kah Hay Yuen, Yee Vonne Liong, John N. Krieger, M.D. Chapter 8: Phytotherapy and the Prostatitis Syndromes Daniel A. Shoskes, MDChapter 9: Neuromuscular and Psychoactive treatments for Chronic Prostatitis Michel Pontari M.D. Chapter 10: The Role Of Surgery And Minimally Invasive Prostate Therapies In Prostatitis Scott I. Zeitlin, MDChapter 11: Physical Therapy for Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome Jeanette Potts, MDChapter 12: A Biopsychosocial Therapy Model for Chronic Prostatitis / Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome Dean A. Tripp, Ph.D.Chapter 13: Pain Management in Chronic Prostatitis Amgad Abdu, MD, Samer Narouze, MD, MS, Nagy Mekhail, MD, PhD Chapter 14: Sexual Dysfunction and Infertility in Chronic Prostatitis Lawrence S. Hakim, MD, FACSChapter 15: Interstitial Cystitis in Men: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Similarities to Chronic Prostatitis Jonathon D. Kaye MD and Robert Moldwin, MDChapter 16: Category IV Prostatitis: Implications for Prostate Cancer Screening, Diagnosis, and Carcinogenesis J. Stephen Jones, MD Chapter 17: The Role of Nanobacteria/Calcifying Nanoparticles in Prostate Disease Jeffrey A. Jones, MD, MS, FACS, FACPM, Neva Ciftcioglu, PhD, David McKay, PhDChapter 18: Strategies for Increasing the Understanding of Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CP/CPPS) John W. Kusek, Ph.D and Leroy M. Nyberg Jr. PhD, MDChapter 19: Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome: The Past, Present And Future J. Curtis Nickel, M.D. Chapter 20: Therapy for Category III Prostatitis: A Synthesis Daniel A. Shoskes, MD

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From the reviews:"This work makes novel inroads into our contemporary understanding of prostatitis. . The clinical relevance of this work makes it ideally suited for medical students, urology residents, and practicing urologists. Those nonurologists involved in chronic pain management and integrative medicine will benefit . . The vast majority of the clinically relevant progress in the field of prostatitis has emerged in the past decade. This book provides a readable and practical synthesis of these contemporary advances." (Irvin H Hirsch, Doody's Review Service, September, 2008)"This clear and concise book, written by a multidisciplinary, international group of contributors, covers the NIH four categories of prostatitis: acute, chronic bacterial, chronic pelvic pain syndrome and asymptomatic inflammation, providing practical guidelines for evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. . The aim of this book is to achieve better understanding and management of this large group of patients and to help maximise quality of life . . this excellent book which will be an indispensable guide to everyone involved in treating these patients." (ICS News, Vol. 5 (2), July, 2009)