Alternative methods for management of prostatic outflow obstruction.


Journal Article (Review)

During the past year no new therapies for prostatic outflow obstruction were introduced. Instead, research focused on refinement of treatments previously available. Further reports on the efficacy and safety of alpha 1-adrenergic receptor subtype selective agents have appeared. The long-term effects of finasteride on the natural history bladder outflow obstruction have become clearer. The clinical efficacy of device therapy has evolved, and information regarding intermediate-term outcomes is now available.

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Cited Authors

  • Donatucci, CF

Published Date

  • January 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 9 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 39 - 44

PubMed ID

  • 10726070

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10726070

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0963-0643

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00042307-199901000-00007


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States