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Male Chronic Pelvic Pain; Smith, Christopher,Indian Journal of Urology. Pages 34-39. January 4th, 2016.


Complementary therapies for bladder pain syndrome: a systematic review; Verghese, Riordain, Champaneria, Latthe. International Urogynecology Journal. Pages 1-10. December 7th, 2015.


Treating Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome as a Chronic Disease; Bosch, P., Bosch D., Reviews in Urology, Vol. 16, No. 2, 2014


Complementary and Alternative Medications for Chronic Pelvic Pain; Che Leong, F., Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America, 41, 503-510, 2014


Interstitial Cystitis Patients’ Use and Rating of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Therapies; Hoffmann A, et al; International Continence Society (ICS) Annual Meeting (poster presentation), August 23-27, 2010, Toronto, Canada.


Minimally Invasive Therapies for Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome; Wehbe, SA, et al; Current Urology Reports, 11.4: 276-285, 2010.


Urologic Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome; Martinez-Bianchi, V, et al; Prim Care Clin Office Pract, 37.3: 527-546, 2010.


Promoting Urinary Tract Health with Select Botanicals and Minerals; Olivier, R; The Original Internist, June 2010, pp.61-64.


Differences in Food Sensitivities Between Female Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome (IC/ PBS) and Chronic Prostatitis/Chronic Pelvic Pain Syndrome (CP/CPPS) Patients; Herati, AS, et al; American Urological Association Annual Meeting (study presentation), April 25-30, 2009, Chicago, IL.
Poster Presentation


Interstitial Cystitis; Myers, DL; Medicine & Health/Rhode Island, 92.1: 22-26, 2009.


The Management of Interstitial Cystitis or Painful Bladder Syndrome in Women; Marinkovik, SP, et al; British Medical Journal, 2009; 339:b2707.


A Practical Approach to Diagnosis and Treatment of Interstitial Cystitis; Evans R, et al; Urol Today Int J. 2009; Oct; 2(5).


Patient Perceived Outcomes of Treatments Used for Interstitial Cystitis; Hill, J R, et al; Urology, 71.1: 62-66, 2008.


Neurology, Diet and Painful Bladder; Kuo, H, et al; Rev Urol, 2008 Winter, 10(1): 70-72.


Evidence-based Criteria for the Pain of Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome in Women; Warren, JW, et al; Urology, 71.3: 444-448, 2008.


Effect of Comestibles on Symptoms of Interstitial Cystitis; Shorter, B, et al; J Urology, 178:1, 145-152, July 2007.


Painful Bladder Syndrome and Interstitial Cystitis; Jha, S, et al; The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, 9: 34-41, 2007.


The Hidden Pain of Interstitial Cystitis; Etingin, OR (Ed.); The Center for Women’s Health, Weil Medical College of Cornell University: Women’s Health Advisor, Feb. 2004.


Dietary Modifications For Improving Interstitial Cystitis Pain; Rejba A and Whitmore KE; The International Pelvic Pain Society Vision, Vol.7, No.1, 2003.


Interstitial Cystitis; Newsome, G; Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 2003 Feb;15(2):64-71.


Interstitial Cystitis and Chronic Pelvic Pain: New Insights in Neuropathy, Diagnosis, and Treatment; Butrick, CW; Clin Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dec. 2003, (Vol.46, Issue 4)


Complementary and Alternative Therapies as Treatment Approaches for Interstitial Cystitis; Whitmore, KE; Reviews in Urology 2002; 4 (supplement 1): S28–S35


The Painful And Overactive Bladder Syndromes: Interstitial Cystitis: A Pathophysiology and Treatment Update; Moldwin, RM and Sant, GR; Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology: Vol. 45, Issue 1, 259-272; March 2002.


The Efficacy of Calcium Glycerophosphate in the Prevention of Food-Related Flares in Interstitial Cystitis; Bologna, RA, et al; Urology, June 2001 supplement (Vol. 57-6A, 119-120).


Solving the Interstitial Cystitis Mystery; Willis, A; Los Angeles: Holistic Life Enterprises, 2001, pp. 17-18.


Interstitial Cystitis and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction: A Comprehensive Review; Lukban, JC, et al; Pain Medicine, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2001, 60-71.


Drug Update: Interstitial Cystitis; Zoler, ML, et al; OB/GYN News, Dec.1, 2001.


The Therapeutic Effect of Calcium Glycerophosphate (Prelief®) in Interstitial Cystitis; Jones, P; Interstitial Cystitis Support Group (ICSG), United Kingdom; 2000 [Not a clinical study; done by support association]


Survey of the Effect of Prelief on Food-Related Exacerbation of Interstitial Cystitis Symptoms (statistical analysis and summary); Visintainer, PF; New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY; 1999.


Interstitial Cystitis: Update on Etiologies and Therapeutic Options; Erickson, DR; J Womens Health Gend Based Med, Vol. 8, No. 6. (1999), pp. 745-758.


A Retrospective Analysis of Calcium Glycerophosphate (Prelief®) in the Treatment of Food Sensitive Interstitial Cystitis; Tu, LM, et al; Quebec Urological Association (presentation), Quebec University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada; 1998


The Effectiveness of Calcium Glycerophosphate (Prelief®) in Decreasing Symptoms of Interstitial Cystitis and Improving Quality of Life of Patients with Food-related Exacerbations; Bologna, RA, et al; MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, and Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH; 1998.