Conclusion: The Urdu version of the International Prostate Symptoms Score stood validated for assessing lower urinary track symptoms.
The international prostate symptom score (IPSS) is an assessment tool for the evaluation of LUTS.
37 EPIC: Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite; IPSS: International Prostate Symptom
Score; SHIM: Sexual Health Inventory for Men; PR25: Prostate cancer-specific module of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire; [SAC.
The correlation between bladder outlet obstruction and lower urinary tract symptoms as measured by the international prostate symptom
Two large meta-analyses including more than 7,000 men from 38 studies showed that saw palmetto extracts produced significant improvements in the International Prostate Symptom
Score, reductions in frequency of nighttime urinations, and improvements in peak urine flow rates.
Madam, International Prostate Symptoms
Score (IPSS)1 is frequently used to assess the severity of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) both in the clinical and community based research.
Baseline and follow-up data were compared both subjectively and objectively in terms of the International Prostate Symptoms
Score (IPSS), quality of life (QoL), peak flow rate (Qmax) (mL/sec), and post-void residual urine volume (PVR) (mL).
Based on current data, pollen extract is a useful strategy to complement and boost a daily regimen to reduce prostate symptoms
and maintain prostate health.
Among more than 4,700 men in the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial, those who were taking at least 10 micrograms of selenium in supplements every day were just as likely to report prostate symptoms
over a nine-year period as those who were taking less than 10 mcg.
Subjective scales for the evaluation of prostate symptoms
and quality of life parameters where conducted at each visit, along with measurements of urodynamic parameters.
He and associates at 25 European centers studied about 1,000 men with mild symptoms of bladder outlet obstruction--defined as an International Prostate Symptoms
Score (IPSS) less than 8--and found that 30% of them progressed within a mean of 4 years to an IPSS of 8 or higher, which usually triggers medical therapy.
The AUA has developed a symptom index, International Prostate Symptom
Score (IPSS), to help categorize enlarged prostate symptoms
International Prostate Symptoms
Score, Quality of Life scores, uroflowmetry pre-operatively and 3 months post-operatively were obtained.
Doxazosin is approved for both hypertension and prostate symptoms
but rarely is used as monotherapy for hypertension.
Utilize questionnaires, such as the International Prostate Symptom
Score to evaluate the patient's perception of symptom severity and quality of life (A).