Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia News and Clinical Highlights

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  • The Importance of Treating the Median Lobe in BPH

    Aug 01, 2020

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    Editorial Commentary by Bilal Chughtai, MD, associate professor, Urology, Weill Cornell Medicine, associate attending, Urology, NY-Presbyterian Hospital.
    This article outlines how the role of the median lobe in BPH-related lower urinary tract symptoms may be underappreciated. Dr. Chugtai references clinical studies that demonstrate the prevalence of intravesical prostatic protrusion (IPP), often caused by an enlargement of the median lobe and should therefore be considered in treatment planning.

  • Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy Patient Resources and Information

    Jun 01, 2020

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    In April 2020, we launched the Rezū website for patients that includes in-depth information about the procedure, FAQ and a Find a Specialist platform to find physicians in their area who offer Rezūm Therapy.

  • Clinical Summary: Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy Patient Selection and Comfort

    Jun 01, 2019

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    Contributed by Christopher Cantrill, MD

    Originally published in “How I Do It” in the Canadian Journal of Urology International, this clinical summary outlines Dr. Cantrill’s approaches to patient selection and comfort during a Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy procedure.

  • Three-Year Outcomes of Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy Compared to Drug Therapy: Cohort Data from the MTOPS Trial

    Aug 01, 2018

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    In this study, investigators evaluated the long-term outcomes of treatment of lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) to compare a one-time water vapor thermal therapy procedure with daily medical therapy in cohorts from the MTOPS (Medical Therapy of Prostatic Symptoms) study.

  • Sexual Function Preservation Following Rezūm Water Vapor Therapy

    Jun 01, 2016

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    In this study, the authors set out to determine whether water vapor thermal therapy, when conducted in a randomized controlled trial, would significantly improve lower urinary tract symptoms secondary to benign prostatic hyperplasia and urinary flow rate while preserving erectile and ejaculatory functions.