Chronic Urinary Tract Infections and Overactive Bladder: Is Anxiety a Contributing Factor?

If you or a loved one suffers with chronic UTI’s or overactive bladder (OAB), we will be discussing the literature regarding causes of these conditions and their associations in the literature and our clinical observations to anxiety.
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1.Recurrent Lower Urinary Tract Infections Have a Detrimental Effect on Patient Quality of Life: a Prospective, Observational Study.
Renard J, Ballarini S, Mascarenhas T, Zahran M, Quimper E, Choucair J, Iselin CE.
Infect Dis Ther. 2014 Dec 18. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 25519161 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher] Free PMC Article
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2.[Primary and secondary prevention of urinary tract infections].
Wagenlehner FM, Vahlensieck W, Bauer HW, Weidner W, Naber KG, Piechota HJ.
Urologe A. 2011 Oct;50(10):1248, 1250-2, 1254-6. doi: 10.1007/s00120-011-2616-5. Review. German.
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3.Probiotics for Treatment and Prevention of Urogenital Infections in Women: A Systematic Review.
Hanson L, VandeVusse L, Jermé M, Abad CL, Safdar N.
J Midwifery Womens Health. 2016 May;61(3):339-55. doi: 10.1111/jmwh.12472.
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4.[Non-Antibiotic Strategies to Prevent the Recurrence of Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infections in Women].
Bauer HW, Bessler WG.
Aktuelle Urol. 2016 May;47(3):214-9. doi: 10.1055/s-0042-101846. German.
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5.Intravesical administration of combined hyaluronic acid (HA) and chondroitin sulfate (CS) for the treatment of female recurrent urinary tract infections: a European multicentre nested case-control study.
Ciani O, Arendsen E, Romancik M, Lunik R, Costantini E, Di Biase M, Morgia G, Fragalà E, Roman T, Bernat M, Guazzoni G, Tarricone R, Lazzeri M.
BMJ Open. 2016 Mar 31;6(3):e009669. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009669.
PMID: 27033958 [PubMed – in process] Free PMC Article
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6.Antagonistic Activity of Nocardia brasiliensis PTCC 1422 Against Isolated Enterobacteriaceae from Urinary Tract Infections.
Jalali HK, Salamatzadeh A, Jalali AK, Kashani HH, Asbchin SA, Issazadeh K.
Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins. 2016 Mar;8(1):41-5. doi: 10.1007/s12602-016-9207-0.
PMID: 26920557 [PubMed – in process]
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7.Probiotics in obstetrics and gynaecology.
Griffin C.
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2015 Jun;55(3):201-9. doi: 10.1111/ajo.12303. Review.
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8.Estimated Budget Impact of Increased Use of Mirabegron, A Novel Treatment for Overactive Bladder.
Perk S, Wielage RC, Campbell NL, Klein TM, Perkins A, Posta LM, Yuran T, Klein RW, Ng DB.
J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2016 Sep;22(9):1072-84. doi: 10.18553/jmcp.2016.22.9.1072.
PMID: 27579830 [Unknown status] Free Article
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9.Association between Menopausal Symptoms and Overactive Bladder: A Cross-Sectional Questionnaire Survey in China.
Zhu L, Cheng X, Sun J, Lv S, Mei S, Chen X, Xi S, Zhang J, Yang M, Bai W, Yan X.
PLoS One. 2015 Oct 8;10(10):e0139599. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0139599.
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10.Poor nutritional status is associated with urinary tract infection among older people living in residential care facilities.
Carlsson M, Håglin L, Rosendahl E, Gustafson Y.
J Nutr Health Aging. 2013 Feb;17(2):186-91. doi: 10.1007/s12603-012-0087-z.
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11.[Impact of overactive bladder treatment on associated comorbidities].
Espuña-Pons M, Castro-Díaz D, Díaz-Cuervo H, Pérez M.
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12.The relationship between depression and overactive bladder/urinary incontinence symptoms in the clinical OAB population.
Lai HH, Shen B, Rawal A, Vetter J.
BMC Urol. 2016 Oct 6;16(1):60.
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13.The Relationship Between Anxiety and Overactive Bladder or Urinary Incontinence Symptoms in the Clinical Population.
Lai HH, Rawal A, Shen B, Vetter J.
Urology. 2016 Jul 19. pii: S0090-4295(16)30413-7. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2016.07.013. [Epub ahead of print]
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14.Lower urinary tract symptoms, nocturia and overactive bladder in patients with depression and anxiety.
Golabek T, Skalski M, Przydacz M, ?wierkosz A, Siwek M, Golabek K, Stangel-Wojcikiewicz K, Dudek D, Chlosta P.
Psychiatr Pol. 2016;50(2):417-30. doi: 10.12740/PP/OnlineFirst/59162. Review. English, Polish.
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15.Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms, Depression, Anxiety and Systemic Inflammatory Factors in Men: A Population-Based Cohort Study.
Martin S, Vincent A, Taylor AW, Atlantis E, Jenkins A, Januszewski A, O’Loughlin P, Wittert G.
PLoS One. 2015 Oct 7;10(10):e0137903. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137903.
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16.Systemic Nonurological Symptoms in Patients with Overactive Bladder.
Lai HH, Vetter J, Jain S, Andriole GL.
J Urol. 2016 Aug;196(2):467-72. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.02.2974.
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17.Correlation between Overactive Bladder Syndrome and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder in Women.
Ahn KS, Hong HP, Kweon HJ, Ahn AL, Oh EJ, Choi JK, Cho DY.
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18.Screening for depression and anxiety in patients with storage or voiding dysfunction: A retrospective cohort study predicting outcome of sacral neuromodulation.
Drossaerts J, Vrijens D, Leue C, Schilders I, Van Kerrebroeck P, van Koeveringe G.
Neurourol Urodyn. 2016 Nov;35(8):1011-1016. doi: 10.1002/nau.22871.
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19.Affective symptoms and the overactive bladder – a systematic review.
Vrijens D, Drossaerts J, van Koeveringe G, Van Kerrebroeck P, van Os J, Leue C.
J Psychosom Res. 2015 Feb;78(2):95-108. doi: 10.1016/j.jpsychores.2014.11.019. Review.
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20.Relationship between anxiety and overactive bladder syndrome in older women.
Alves AT, Jácomo RH, Gomide LB, Garcia PA, Bontempo AP, Karnikoskwi MG.
Rev Bras Ginecol Obstet. 2014 Jul;36(7):310-4.
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