Chapter 3. Cystometry

  1. Jerry Blaivas1,
  2. Michael B. Chancellor2,
  3. Jeffrey Weiss3 and
  4. Michael Verhaaren4

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692141.ch3

Atlas of Urodynamics, Second Edition

Atlas of Urodynamics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Blaivas, J., Chancellor, M. B., Weiss, J. and Verhaaren, M. (2007) Cystometry, in Atlas of Urodynamics, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692141.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    Clinical Professor of Urology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Medical Director of UroCenter of New York, New York, NY, USA

  2. 2

    Professor of Urology and Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  3. 3

    Clinical Associate, Professor of Urology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, UroCenter New York, NY, USA

  4. 4

    UroCenter New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146258

Online ISBN: 9780470692141

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Keywords:

  • cystometry;
  • urodynamicist;
  • detusor activity;
  • intravesical pressure;
  • bladder

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Terminology

  • Filling versus voiding cystometry

  • Infusants for cystometry

  • Cystometric patterns

  • Bladder wall compliance

  • Technique of cystometry

  • Pitfalls of cystometry

  • Suggested Reading