Essential Urology

A Guide to Clinical Practice

  • Jeannette M. Potts

Part of the Current Clinical Urology book series (CCU)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Jonathan H. Ross
    Pages 1-14
  3. Richard W. Grady
    Pages 15-26
  4. Martin B. Richman, Richard Ghavami, George Stern
    Pages 43-63
  5. Mark J. Noble
    Pages 65-86
  6. Mitchell R. Humphreys, John C. Lieske
    Pages 87-121
  7. Christopher K. Payne
    Pages 137-160
  8. Jason P. Gilleran, Kenneth M. Peters
    Pages 161-172
  9. Christopher K. Payne, Jeannette M. Potts
    Pages 173-192
  10. Jeannette M. Potts
    Pages 193-201
  11. Emily C. Keller, Kenneth J. Tomecki
    Pages 203-228
  12. Jonathan A. Wu, Michael L. Eisenberg
    Pages 229-241
  13. Christopher S. Elliott, Christopher K. Payne
    Pages 243-257
  14. Jeannette M. Potts
    Pages 259-276
  15. Ragi Doggweiler
    Pages 277-298
  16. Back Matter
    Pages 299-306

About this book


Extensively revised and updated, the second edition of Essential Urology: A Guide to Clinical Practice provides support to primary care physicians through its review of common genitourinary problems. This edition continues to provide the primary care physician with tools to better recognize urological diseases as well as updated management strategies for these disorders. To enhance the theme of comprehensive care and family medicine, the volume is formatted according to the life cycle and the urological challenges, which may be detected and diagnosed by primary care physicians respective of the patient’s stage in life, beginning with pregnancy and in utero diagnoses. Pediatric themes such as infection and voiding dysfunctions are followed by adult urological topics ranging from prostate diseases, nephrolithiasis, overactive bladder syndromes, incontinence and urological cancer screening. Three new chapters are added addressing male infertility/andrology and the growing demand for integrative and alternative medical care of urologic patients,  as well as commonly encountered dermatological problems in the genital area.

Essential Urology: A Guide to Clinical Practice, Second Edition is extremely comprehensive and yet, very accessible. It is authored by experts representing the spectrum of urological subspecialties, further enhancing the value of this unique work.

Editors and affiliations

  • Jeannette M. Potts
    • 1
  1. 1.Men's Health ConsultantPalo AltoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2012
  • Publisher Name Humana Press, Totowa, NJ
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-1-62703-091-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-62703-092-2
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