Botulinum Toxin-A for Refractory Overactive Bladder: Efficacy, Mechanism of Action and Practical Tips and Tricks.

Workshop 1

Workshop Schedule

14:00

Arun Sahai

14:10

Christopher Fry

14:35

All

14:40

Jalesh Panicker

15:05

All

15:10

All

15:30

None

16:00

Arun Sahai

16:25

All

16:30

Thomas Kessler

16:50

All

16:55

All

Aims & Objectives

Basic
180 minutes
Detrusor Overactivity
botulinum toxin overactive bladder detrusor overactivity
urologists, urogynaecologists, gynaecologists, nurses, physiotherapists

Botulinum toxin-A is an effective treatment option for treating refractory overactive bladder and detrusor overactivity. This workshop will provide an overview of the published literature on the subject but will focus on level I evidence. Its use in neurogenic bladder, 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.