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interstitial cystitis

Interstitial Cystitis
Author: Dr Rajesh Taneja, New Delhi, India
Contributing authors: Prof. Jorgen Nordling, Prof. Philip Hanno
Published 2014 by Kontentworx

ISBN: 978-93-83988-00-6

An IC book for India comprising a history of IC, definitions and nomenclature, pathology and pathogenesis, clinical presentation, evaluation and diagnosis, management, future trends and directions.

bladder pain syndrome Bladder Pain Syndrome– An Evolution.
P.M. Hanno, J. Nordling, D.R. Staskin, A.J. Wein, J.J. Wyndaele (Eds.)
Current guidelines compiled from the United States, Europe and Asia will be provided, which discuss disease management to give the reader a quick reference guide.
Contains chapters from members of the International Association for the Study of Bladder Pain Syndrome. Written from a global perspective
This updated volume provides reflections on the original edition, as well as information on the developments that have occurred within bladder pain syndrome since the publication of the first edition. The epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis, and management of bladder pain syndrome are all covered. The book aims to give healthcare providers up to date guidelines and management suggestions within a quick-reference text. This book is relevant to clinicians who focus on bladder pain syndrome, as well as the gynaecologists, general urologists, and primary care providers who see these patients as a part of their practice.

2nd ed. 2018, VII, 175 p. 177 illus., 108 illus. in color.

interstitial cystitis

Campbell-Walsh Urology, 10th Edition 4 volumes
by Alan J. Wein, MD, PhD(hon), Louis R. Kavoussi, MD, Andrew C. Novick, MD, Alan W. Partin, MD, PhD and Craig A. Peters, MD, FACS, FAAP
by Philip Hanno, MD provides a complete update and comprehensive overview.

  IC Naturally: A natural remedy approach to treatment of Interstitial Cystitis
by Diana Brady MA
CNC Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Diana Brady, MA, CNC;
1st edition (November 9, 2009)
ISBN-10: 1441588922 ISBN-13: 978-1441588920
  Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome
Edited by Daniel A. Shoskes, MD
Excellent book on CP/CPPS, with chapter 15 on Interstitial Cystitis in Men: Diagnosis, Treatment and Similarities to Chronic Prostatitis by Jonathan D. Kaye & Robert M. Moldwin.
Published by Humana Press (2008)
ISBN: 978-1-934115-27-5

Penn Clinical Manual of Urology
Philip M. Hanno, S. Bruce Malkowicz, Alan J. Wein
Published by Saunders Elsevier, 2007
ISBN-13: 978-1-4160-3848-1

This useful 1 volume reference book contains an excellent chapter by Philip Hanno MD on painful bladder syndrome/interstitial cystitis. Chapter 7, pages 217-234.



The Interstitial Cystitis Survival Guide: Your Guide to the Latest Treatment Options and Coping Strategies
Robert M. Moldwin
New Harbinger Publications
October 2000

l Interstitial Cystitis
Grannum R. Sant
September 1997
l Patient to Patient : Managing Interstitial Cystitis & Overlapping Conditions
Gaye Grissom Sandler, Andrew B. Sandler
Bon Ange LLC
1 February, 2001

Diagnosis and Treatment of Interstitial Cystitis in Women (in Russian)
O.B. Loran, A.W. Zaitcev, W.S. Lipsky
ISBN: 5-7633-0893-X

l Interstitial cystitis (in Japanese)
Dr Tomohiro Ueda
ISBN: 4-87151-311-4
l Intersticiální cystitida
Tomáš Hanuš and Libor Zámecník
Nucleus HK
ISBN: 80-86225-30-5
l Cystitis: A Time to Heal with Yoga & Accupressure, An Eight Week Exercise Program with Special Information on Interstitial Cystitis & Urethral Syndrome
Emmey A. Ripoll and Dawn R. Mahowald
February, 2003
l A Taste of the Good Life: A Cookbook for an Interstitial Cystitis Diet
Beverley Laumann
July, 1998

Because You Care
Exploring the Unique Intimacy Issues of People with Interstitial Cystitis
A 40 page booklet on sexual issues for PBS/IC patients

published by the Interstitial Cystitis Association (ICA)
Order from:


Along The Healing Pain
Recovering from Interstitial Cystitis
Catherine M. Simone


Awakening Through The Tears
From one IC patient to another
Catherine M. Simone


To Wake in Tears
Understanding Interstitial Cystitis
Catherine M. Simone

chronic pelvic pain

Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome
Edited by Daniel A. Shoskes, MD
Excellent book on CP/CPPS, with chapter 15 on Interstitial Cystitis in Men: Diagnosis, Treatment and Similarities to Chronic Prostatitis by Jonathan D. Kaye & Robert M. Moldwin.
Published by Humana Press (2008)
ISBN: 978-1-934115-27-5

Secret Suffering, How Women’s Sexual And Pelvic Pain Affects Their Relationships
Susan Bilheimer and Robert J. Echenberg, MD
Foreword by Daniel Brookhof, MD.
Publisher: Praeger, 2009
ISBN: 978-0-313-35921-7

overactive bladder
l Overcoming Overactive Bladder. Your complete self-care guide
Diane K. Newman and Alan J. Wein
New Harbinger Publications, Inc
ISBN: 1-57224-339-2
incontinence Regaining Bladder Control - What Every Woman Needs to Know
Rebecca G. Rogers, MD, Janet Yagoda Shagam, PhD, Shelley Kleinschmidt
Foreword by Ingrid Nygaard, MD
Published by: Prometheus Books, 2006
ISBN: 1591024161
A down-to-earth approach to incontinence, suitable for patients and health professionals.
lll A Headache in the Pelvis: a new understanding and treatment for prostatitis and chronic pelvic pain syndromes
David Wise and Rodney Anderson
2003 National Center for Pelvic Pain Research

New 4th edition now available at www.pelvicpainhelp.com

WOMENS WATERWORKS - Curing Incontinence
Dr Pauline Chiarelli
Womens Waterworks is available as a free eBook or you can order a hardcopy


"Understand Cystitis" (in Japanese)
Dr Hikaru Tomoe
ISBN: 4-8376-1189-3
The book is available in bookshops in Japan and can be ordered via the website of the publisher Makino Shuppan:

  l Coping with Cystitis
Caroline Clayton
a book on bladder infection published by Sheldon Press
ISBN: 0-85969-715-0

Blasenentzündungen, Blasenschmerzen -
damit müssen Sie nicht leben!
(in German)
Dr.med.Ines Ehmer
172 pages, 7 illustrations, paperback
DocDurchblick-Verlag (Buchgroßhandel: Fa. Brockhaus)
ISBN: 3-9808824-0-3
€ 14.80

Infections urinaires, douleurs vésicales au
quotidien : Les infections bactériennes, la cystite
the same book as above in French
Dr. Ines Ehmer
224 pages
ed. Doin, 2008,
ISBN: 978-2-7040-1254-1
€ 21.90



Probleme im Intimbereich -
damit müssen Sie nicht leben!
(in German)
Dr.med.Ines Ehmer

172 pages, 7 illustrations, paperback
DocDurchblick-Verlag (Buchgroßhandel: Fa. Brockhaus)
ISBN: 3-9808824-1-1
€ 14.80

l The Vulvodynia Survival Guide
How to Overcome Painful Vaginal Symptoms and Enjoy an Active Lifestyle
Howard Glazer and Rae Rodke
New Harbinger Publications Inc

The Prostatitis Manual: A Practical Guide to Management
J. Curtis Nickel
Bladon Medical Publishing
ISBN: 1904218083


Book on the prostate in Dutch
Joop Noordzij
Published by Unieboek Uitgevers 2005
ISBN: 9026927428



The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook
Your self-treatment guide for pain relief
Clair Davies
2001 New Harbinger Publication Inc


The Chronic Pain Control Workbook
A step-by-step guide for coping with and overcoming pain
Ellen Mohr Catalano & Kimeron Hardin
New Harbinger Publications
associated systemic disorders


Understanding Sjögren’s Syndrome
Sue Dauphin
Pixel Press – Tequesta, FL


The New Sjögren’s Syndrome Handbook
Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation
3rd Edition
Edited by Daniel J. Wallace
Oxford University Press 2005
ISBN: 0-19-517228-0

l Sjögren's Syndrome Survival Guide
Teri P. Rumpf, Ph.D. and Katharine Morland Hammitt
New Harbinger Publications Inc
l The Lupus book
Daniel Wallace
Oxford University Press
l Lupus: the facts
Graham Hughes
Oxford Medical Publications
Oxford University Press

Fibromyalgia and Myofascial Pain Syndrome
2nd ed.
Devin Starlanyl Mary Ellen Copeland and Christopher R. Brown
New Harbinger Publications Inc

various NORD Compendium of Rare Diseases and Disorders
Provides comprehensive information on the diagnosis and management of over 1,100 rare diseases and disorders.
ISBN: 0-913113-41-7

Further information: www.liebertpub.com/nord

A Seat on the Aisle, Please!
The essential guide to urinary tract problems in women by Elizabeth Kavaler, MD
ISBN: 10:0-387-95509-7
Published by Copernicus Books, Springer Science+Business Media, Inc.

l The Ultimate Guide to Sex and Disability
Miriam Kaufman, Cory Silverberg & Fran Odette
Cleis Press
l Coping with Thrush
by Caroline Clayton
Published by Sheldon Press

Confident Choices: Customizing the Interstitial Cystitis Diet
by Julie Beyer, RD
NutraConsults, LLC
ISBN: 0-9767246-1-8

Order via: www.NutraConsults.com/confidentchoices.html


Coping with Candida
by Shirley Trickett
Sheldon Press, Second Edition 2007
ISBN: 978-1-84709-012-6

Men with pelvic pain or prostatitis

A Guided Imagery CD to Enhance Healing for Men with Pelvic Pain or Prostatitis
Written and produced by Donna Carrico
Can be ordered from:
The Beaumont Foundation/Urology Research
P.O. Box 58002
Troy, MI
48007-9620, USA

WISH program

The WISH Program
A new 2009 Guided Imagery CD is available from Beaumont’s WISH Program.  The CD has two tracks, Rest & Relax - basic relaxation for anyone; and Soothing Shore - specific to women with pelvic pain,interstitial cystitis or vulvar pain. To order, contact:
Donna Carrico NP, MS
The WISH Program
Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan
Phone: 248-551-3565.

interstitial cystitis and pelvic pain

Guided Imagery for Relaxation in Women with Pelvic Pain or Interstitial Cystitis
This CD, written and produced by a nurse Donna Carrico, comes from the William Beaumont Hospital, department of urology. All proceeds are used for research. It is part of the Beaumont WISH programme: Women's Initiative for Pelvic Pain and Sexual Health.

For more information, please call the WISH program @ 1-248-551-3565, the Beaumont Women’s Initiative for Pelvic Pain and Sexual Health, Royal Oak, Michigan
Or e-mail LLampkins@beaumont.edu

interstitial cystitis

Living with IC DVD, produced by the Cystitis & Overactive Bladder Foundation, UK.
Five COB Foundation members, all IC sufferers, describe their personal experience of what it means to live with IC. They talk about the pain, but also the effect the condition has had on relationships and employment. The DVD can be obtained from the Office for £3.00.

Further information may be obtained from the COB Foundation:

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