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interstitial cystitis &
bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS)
other pelvic pain conditions
overactive bladder syndrome
the urinary tract: how it works
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literature: new scientific
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Treatment of IC/PBS
Treatment Overview (2009)
• list of commonly used treatments, many off-label, few evidence-based
Interstitial cystitis / Painful Bladder Syndrome: diagnosis & treatment
- October 2011
• by Jane Meijlink
- October 2009
courtesy of Philip Hanno MD, MPH.
From course #58: Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain syndrome: A Primer and an Update. 28 April 2009. AUA Annual Meeting 2009.
Diagnostic & Treatment Algorithm
• algorithm by Prof. P. Hanno
PBS/IC Treatment Algorithm
• algorithm by Prof. J. Nordling (ESSIC)
Algorithm Interstitial Cystitis/Hypersensitive Bladder Syndrome
courtesy of Yukio Homma, MD, Tokyo, Japan
Guidelines for Intravesical Drug Instillation
ourtesy: Robert Moldwin, MD, Director, Pelvic Pain Center, The Arthur Smith Institute for Urology, NY USA
Intravesical cocktails for painful bladder syndrome / interstitial cystitis
Scientific articles on treatment of PBS/IC
- various other treatments
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