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Category: Urology--->Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)
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Question 6#Print Question

The following investigations are not routinely recommended for the specialist assessment of bothersome LUTS by NICE (CG97).

a. Flow rate
b. Post-void residual
c. Symptom score
d. Frequency volume chart
e. Ultrasound of renal tract


Question 7#Print Question

With reference to the MTOPS trial, which of the following is TRUE?

a. Single centre randomised double blinded controlled trial
b. Had the following four arms: placebo, tamsulosin, finasteride and combination
c. Defined an IPSS score increase in 4 or more as a secondary outcome
d. Defined stress incontinence as a primary outcome
e. Revealed a relative risk reduction in acute urinary retention of 81% in the combination arm compared with placebo


Question 8#Print Question

With reference to the PLESS trial, which of the following is NOT TRUE?

a. Inclusion criteria included moderate-tosevere LUTS
b. 57% relative risk reduction in AUR with finasteride compared to placebo
c. Number needed to treat to prevent 1 episode of retention was 25
d. Incidence of high-grade malignancy was higher in the finasteride arm
e. Acute retention developed in 3% of men on finasteride over 4 years


Question 9#Print Question

Which of the following are important predictors for clinical progression of BPH?

a. Age > 75
b. PSA > 1.3 ng/mL
c. Qmax < 12
d. Prostate volume > 40 g
e. Chronic inflammation of the prostate


Question 10#Print Question

Anticholinergics are contraindicated in the following, EXCEPT:

a. Post-void residual > 150 mL
b. Patients with open angle glaucoma
c. Toxic megacolon
d. Patients with untreated narrow-angle glaucoma
e. Patients with surgically treated closed-angle glaucoma




Category: Urology--->Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH) and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)
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