Nocturia & Lower Urinary Tract Conditions VL

Defining Nocturia and Management Strategies - Alan Wein

(Length of Discussion: 29 minutes) Alan Wein provides a presentation from the Société Internationale d'Urologie (SIU) 2018 meeting on nocturia. He defines nocturia highlighting the clinical implications to patients, related to frequency and bother. He reviews therapies and discusses management of these patients for practitioners to consider. Biography: Alan J. Wein, MD, Ph.D. (Hon). FACS, Surgeon,...

A Paradigm Shift in the Treatment of Nocturia - David Sussman

(Length of Conversation: 13 min) David Sussman and Diane Newman share perspectives on historical treatment options for patients presenting with nocturia. Transitioning to an in-depth review of new treatment options and the value of an effective physician/patient dialogue from counseling to evaluation assessing patient-reported outcomes. Biographies: David O. Sussman, DO, FACOS, Professor of Urolog...

Treating Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in the Neuro-Urologic Patient, Focus on Parkinson’s- Lysanne Campeau

(Length of Discussion: 12 min) Ben Brucker and Lysanne Campeau discuss her research and clinical practice in treating lower urinary tract symptoms specifically in the Parkinson's population. Careful assessment of these patients prior to diagnosis coupled with effective physician/patient dialogue may lead to the most effective treatment selection. Biographies: Lysanne Campeau, MDCM, Ph.D, FRCSC, As...

The Medical Condition 72 Percent of Americans Don’t Know About is Stealing Sleep and Disrupting Lives - Interview with Benjamin Brucker

(Length of Interview: 7 min) Benjamin Brucker talks with New England Broadcasting on the recent Harris Poll about Nocturia, the medical condition 72 percent of Americans don’t know about is stealing sleep and disrupting lives. Ben addresses the condition, its prevalence, and the latest surprising findings of what Americans don't know about this condition. Biography: Benjamin M. Brucker, MD Related...

Nocturia in the Aging Patient, Assessment and Treatment- Susann Varano

(Length of Discussion: 33 min) Diane Newman talks with Susann Varano about the serious problem that many geriatric patients suffer from, nocturia and other symptoms of lower urinary tract conditions. They discuss the most effective way to assess the patient in hopes to find the right treatment solution. Dr. Varano provides her clinical opinion on a new agent available on the market and her experie...

Treatment of Nocturia is Modest at Best - Benjamin Brucker

(Length of Presentation: 5 min) Benjamin Brucker, MD details Clinical Evaluation and Treatment of Nocturia is Modest at Best a 2018 AUA meeting presentation by Siri Drangsholt, MD, of the New York University School of Medicine. A retrospective chart review was performed to select patients who had a primary complaint of nocturia. Patients who presented with a new patient encounter were entered into...

Extended First Uninterrupted Sleep Period in Elderly Patients Following Treatment with AV002 - Benjamin Brucker

(Length of Presentation: 11 min) Benjamin Brucker, MD presents his 2018 AUA presentation Extended First Uninterrupted Sleep Period in Elderly Patients Following Treatment with AV002, an Emulsified Low Dose Vasopressin Analog for Nocturia in a detailed video lecture. A brief review of the short-term and long-term negative consequences of nocturia highlights the relevance of this trial. The objectiv...

Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms: Case-Based Discussion with Eric Rovner

(Length of Conversation: 11 min) Eric Rovner, MD and Benjamin Brucker, MD presents a case-based discussion of a 74 year old women, with the complaint of frequent urination. Eric and Ben evaluate this patient’s symptoms of voiding dysfunction, nocturia, daytime frequency and summarize new treatment options for this individual. Biographies: Eric S. Rovner, M.D., is the director of the section of voi...

The Nocturia Patient - David Sussman

(Length of Conversation: 6 min) Alan Wein and David Sussman discuss the nocturia patient. David Sussman talks about the types of patients he sees suffering from overactive bladder. Despite OAB and BPH treatments many patients do not see improvement in the nocturia symptoms and up until now there has not been an FDA approved medical treatment. The field has been searching for years for something to...

Identifying, Assessing, and Treating the Nocturia Patient - Peter Sand

(Length of Discussion: 7 min) Roger Dmochowski, MD and Peter Sand, MD discusses the standard nocturia patient, how to identify, assess, and treat them, behavioral and non pharmacological treatment options as well as the hope of a future possible targeted therapy for the underlying mechanisms of nocturnal polyuria. Biographies: Peter K Sand, MD, is Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at...

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