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The Pocket Guide to Urology - 5th Edition
Since the first edition was released in 1999, the Pocket Guide to Urology has become one of the most popular urology texts. Over 37,000 copies of the Pocket Guide to Urology have been printed and distributed worldwide (over 50 countries on 6 continents). The 5th edition is currently for sale.
The 5th edition of the Pocket Guide to Urology is a comprehensive evidence-based reference book that emphasizes clinical guidelines, consensus statements, and landmark studies. Information is compiled and is presented in a thorough, organized, and logical format.  Each chapter contains detailed references.   
The 5th edition of the Pocket Guide to Urology contains a plethora of new information (see what is new).
It has 620 pages and contains the following chapters:

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Sample Pages

Renal Tumors
Wilms’ Tumor & Other Pediatric Renal Tumors 
Bladder Tumors
Upper Tract Urothelial Tumors
Tumor Markers for Urothelial Cancer
Penile Tumors
Testicular Tumors
Prostate Cancer
Androgen Deprivation
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
Voiding & Urodynamics
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Urinary Incontinence: General Concepts
Urge Incontinence & Overactive Bladder
Stress Incontinence in the Female
Stress Incontinence in the Male

Strictures of the Lower Urinary Tract
Strictures of the Upper Urinary Tract
Imaging & Radiology
Pregnancy: Urologic Considerations
Vesicoureteral Reflux (VUR)
Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
Male Hypogonadism
Ejaculatory Disorders
Male Infertility
Emergent Urologic Conditions
Genitourinary Trauma
Genitourinary Infections: General Concepts
Lower Urinary Tract Infections
Upper Urinary Tract Infections
Genital Infections
Prostatitis & Prostate Infections
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Gas Forming Infections
Fungal Infections
Malacoplakia & Tuberculosis
Surgical Principles for the Urologist
Ureteral Stents
Use of Intestine in the Urinary Tract
Doses of Commonly Used Medications
Formulas and Conversions

Updates in the 5th Edition
Chapter Updates:              
              ● Renal Tumors - added NCCN 2014 guideline, AUA 2013 follow up guideline, EAU 2014 guideline, axitinib,
                  EORTC 30904 update, tumor thrombus section, and many other updates.
              ● Bladder Tumors - added EAU 2014 guidelines, 2nd International Consultation on Bladder Cancer 2012,
                  NCCN 2014 guideline, PUNLMP, small cell carcinoma, narrow band imaging, and many other updates.
              ● Upper Tract Urothelial Tumors - added NCCN 2014 guideline, EAU 2014 guideline, Lynch syndome,
                  aristolochia (cause of Balkan nephropathy), and many other updates.
              ● Penile Tumors - added the ICUD-SUI 2010 guidelines,  NCCN 2014 guideline, EAU 2014 guideline,
                  more detail on inguinal node dissection, dynamic sentinel node biopsy, and other updates.
              ● Testicular Tumors - added International Consultation on Testicular Cancer 2011, NCCN 2014 guideline,
                  EAU 2011 guideline, and other updates.
              ● Prostate cancer - added abiratrone, enzalutamide, sipuleucel-T, docetaxel, cabazitaxel, denosumab for mets,
                  zoledronic acid, Radium-223 (alpharadin), mitoxantrone, PIVOT trial, more randomized trials comparing
                  treatments, 2012 American Brachytherapy Society Guidelines for permanent and HDR brachytherapy,
                  AUA 2013 screening guidelines, AUA 2013 guideline for castration resistant prostate cancer,
                  ASTRO/AUA 2013 guideline for XRT after prostatectomy, NCCN 2014 guidelines,
                  molecular markers (ERG, ConfirmMDx, etc.), ductal prostate cancer, technique for seminal vesicle biopsy,
                  atypical adenomatous hyperplasia (AAH), atypical small acinar proliferation (ASAP),
                  and many other updates.
               ● Androgen deprivation - AUA/ACS/AUA advisory on androgen deprivation and cardiovascular risk,
                  National Osteoporosis Foundation Guidelines, denosumab for osteoporosis, microsurges on LHRH agonist.
               ● BPH - added cialis, 2010 AUA BPH guidelines, Urolift, and other updates.
               ● Urge Incontinence & Overactive bladder - added mirabegron, 2014 AUA/SUFU guideline, 4th international
                  consultation on incontinence, EAU 2014 guideline, onabotulinumtoxinA (Botox), permiability glycoprotein pump
                  and its impact on CNS toxicity, and other updates.
               ● Stress Incontinence - added EAU 2014 guideline, many minor updates.
               ● Hematuria - 2012 AUA guidelines for microhematuria.
               ● Uroliothiasis -  EAU 2014 guideline, AUA 2014 medical management guideline, treatment and prevention of
                  catheter encrustation, arrythmia with ESWL, potential renal acid load, and many other updates.
               ● Strictures of the Lower Urinary Tract - added International Consulation on Urethral Strictures 2014,
                  blood supply to urethra and scrotum, and many minor updates.
               ● Imaging & Radiology - added endorectal MRI (dynamic contrast enhancement, diffusion weighted images,
                  spectroscopy), NaF-18 PET/CT, and minor updates.
               ● Embryology - added Tourneux's fold, Rathke's plicae, Bochdalek's foramen, Horseshoe kidney,
                  Chwalla's membrane.
               ● Vesicoureteral reflux - added AUA 2010 guidelines, bowel-bladder dysfunction.
               ● Erectile Dysfunction - added avanfil,  2012 American Heart Association statement on sex and cardiac disease,
                  Princeton 3 Consensus on ED and cardiac disease, details on complications from penile prosthesis,
                  extensive update Peyronie's of section, Xiaflex, EAU 2013 guidelines on penile curvature.
               ● Male Infertility - added 2012 AUA Vasectomy guideline, added 2010 AUA Best practice polices for infertility,
                  extensive update of flow diagrams, WHO 2010 manual for semen examination & processing of semen.
               ● Priapism - added the ICUD 2013 guidelines (from ICUD on sexual dysfunction), updated shunt info, revised
                  and clarified flow diagram.
               ● Genoturinary Trauma - added revised AAST grading of renal trauma, 2014 EAU guideline, 2014 AUA guideline
               ● GU Infections: General Concepts - added IDSA 2009 catheter associated UTI guidelines.
               ● Lower urinary tract infections - added 2010 IDSA/ESCMID guidelines for acute cystitis.
               ● Upper urinary tract infections - added 2010 IDSA/ESCMID guidelines for acute pyelonephritis.
               ● STDs - added 2010 CDC guidelines and 2012 CDC gonorrhea update, STD screening, STD prevention,
                  condom types and failure rates.
               ● Surgical principles - 2012 update of AUA antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines, updated mechanical bowel prep
                  studies to include urologic data.    
 New Chapters:               
              ●Fungal Infections - cystitis, pyelonephritis, fungus balls, 2009 IDSA guidelines.
              ● Hypogonadism - multiple guidelines, hormonal axis diagram, primary and secondary hypogonadism,
                 diagnosis and treatment.

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