Botulinum Toxin Treatment for Overactive Bladder: Efficacy, Mechanism of Action, Techniques and Practical Tips

Workshop 16

Workshop Schedule

14:00

Mohammad Khan

14:15

Jalesh Panicker

14:40

All

14:50

Arun Sahai

15:15

All

15:30

None

16:00

Prokar Dasgupta

16:20

All

16:30

Mohammad Khan

16:50

All

Aims & Objectives

Basic
180 minutes
Detrusor Overactivity
botulinum toxin overactive bladder detrusor overactivity
urologists, urogynaecologists, gynaecologists, geriatric physicians, continence nurses, continence advisors

Botulinum toxin is an effective 2nd line treatment option for treating refractory overactive bladder syndrome and detrusor overactivity. This workshop will provide an overview of the published literature on the subject but will focus on level I evidence from randomized placebo controlled trials. Its use in bladder oversensitivity and painful bladder syndrome will also be discussed. Current knowledge on mechanism of action will be presented. The workshop will deliver practical points, technical aspects of drug delivery, tips and tricks which will be helpful to both new and established users.