Detrusor Underactivity: Detection and Diagnosis

Workshop 8

Tuesday 6th October 2015
11:00 - 12:30
513EF
Speakers
Learning Objectives
Links

Workshop Schedule

11:00

Christopher Chapple

11:15

Kevin Rademakers

11:30

Matthias Oelke

11:45

Gommert van Koeveringe

12:00

All

12:15

All

Aims & Objectives

Advanced
90 minutes
Male Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) / Voiding Dysfunction
Clinical
Detrusor underactivity Underactive bladder Detection and diagnosis
Urologists, Gynaecologists, Researchers, Epidemiologists, Colleagues interested in urodynamics

Detrusor underactivity has gained increasing scientific and clinical interest lately, as it became obvious that a substantial number of female or male patients suffer of this bladder condition. However, no consensus on the diagnosis or evaluation approach has been reached. The key speakers of this workshop are intensively involved in new research initiatives within this unexplored field. They will present and discuss the known facts concerning the diagnosis of detrusor underactivity. Which invasive or non-invasive tools to assess contractility are currently available? How can we differentiate detrusor underactivity from bladder outlet obstruction? How do we define the patients with detrusor underactivity and what are differences in assessme