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Prostate Symptom Score[html]
Summary: A decision tool to help determine severity of lower urinary tract symptoms. The American Urological Association Symptom Score.[/html]
[select name="Q1" value="Not at all (0 points)=0|Less than 1 in 5 times (1 point)=1|Less than half the time (2 points)=2|About half the time (3 points)=3|More than half the time (4 points)=4|Almost always (5 points)=5"] <-- 1. Incomplete Emptying: Over the last month, how often have you had a sensation of not emptying your bladder?
[select name="Q2" value="Not at all (0 points)=0|Less than 1 in 5 times (1 point)=1|Less than half the time (2 points)=2|About half the time (3 points)=3|More than half the time (4 points)=4|Almost always (5 points)=5"] <-- 2. Frequency: Over the last month, how often have you had to urinate less than every two hours?
[select name="Q3" value="Not at all (0 points)=0|Less than 1 in 5 times (1 point)=1|Less than half the time (2 points)=2|About half the time (3 points)=3|More than half the time (4 points)=4|Almost always (5 points)=5"] <-- 3. Intermittency: Over the last month, how often have you found you stopped and started again several times when you urinated?
[select name="Q4" value="Not at all (0 points)=0|Less than 1 in 5 times (1 point)=1|Less than half the time (2 points)=2|About half the time (3 points)=3|More than half the time (4 points)=4|Almost always (5 points)=5"] <-- 4. Urgency: Over the last month, how often have you found it difficult to postpone urination?
[select name="Q5" value="Not at all (0 points)=0|Less than 1 in 5 times (1 point)=1|Less than half the time (2 points)=2|About half the time (3 points)=3|More than half the time (4 points)=4|Almost always (5 points)=5"] <-- 5. Weak Stream: Over the last month, how often have you had a weak urinary stream?
[select name="Q6" value="Not at all (0 points)=0|Less than 1 in 5 times (1 point)=1|Less than half the time (2 points)=2|About half the time (3 points)=3|More than half the time (4 points)=4|Almost always (5 points)=5"] <-- 6. Straining: Over the last month, how often have you had to strain to start urination?
[select name="Q7" value="None (0 points)=0|Once (1 point)=1|Twice (2 points)=2|Three times (3 points)=3|Four times (4 points)=4|Five times (5 points)=5"] <-- 7. Nocturia: Over the last month, how many times did you typically get up at night to urinate?
[calc value="score=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4)+(Q5)+(Q6)+(Q7)" memo="score"] out of 35 points. Interpretation: [calc value="score=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4)+(Q5)+(Q6)+(Q7);score>19?'Severe':score>7?'Moderate':score>0?'Mild':'Asymptomatic'" memo="interpretation"]
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reference: <a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1279218" target="_blank">Barry, MJ, Fowler, FJ Jr, O'Leary, MP, et al. The American Urological Association Symptom Index for Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. J Urol 1992; 148:1549-57</a>[/html][/conditional]
Prostate Symptom Score
Summary: A decision tool to help determine severity of lower urinary tract symptoms. The American Urological Association Symptom Score.

<-- 1. Incomplete Emptying: Over the last month, how often have you had a sensation of not emptying your bladder?
<-- 2. Frequency: Over the last month, how often have you had to urinate less than every two hours?
<-- 3. Intermittency: Over the last month, how often have you found you stopped and started again several times when you urinated?
<-- 4. Urgency: Over the last month, how often have you found it difficult to postpone urination?
<-- 5. Weak Stream: Over the last month, how often have you had a weak urinary stream?
<-- 6. Straining: Over the last month, how often have you had to strain to start urination?
<-- 7. Nocturia: Over the last month, how many times did you typically get up at night to urinate?
scorescore=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4)+(Q5)+(Q6)+(Q7) out of 35 points. Interpretation: interpretationscore=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4)+(Q5)+(Q6)+(Q7);score>19?'Severe':score>7?'Moderate':score>0?'Mild':'Asymptomatic'

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