The study examined information from 63,579 ethnically diverse men between 2002 and 2003, and characterized the severity of LUTS using the American Urological Association Symptom Index.
What does AUASI stand for?
AUASI stands for American Urological Association Symptom Index
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The questionnaires used included the Medical Outcomes Study 36-Item Short Form, the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (General and Prostate Specific), the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite (EPIC), and the American Urological Association Symptom Index.
Investigators assessed urinary symptoms from responses to questions on the American Urological Association Symptom Index and the Danish Prostatic Symptom Score questionnaires.
5 ng/mL and less than 10 ng/mL, and BPH diagnosed by medical history and physician examination, including enlarged prostate (greater than or equal to 30 cc) and BPH symptoms that were moderate to severe according to the American Urological Association Symptom Index.
The primary outcome was the 1-year cumulative incidence of falls in men with moderate or severe, vs mild LUTS at baseline, as measured by the American Urological Association Symptom Index.
After 1 year, the two groups did not significantly differ in terms of changes in American Urological Association Symptom Index (AUASI) scores, maximum urinary flow rate, quality of life, and other prostate-related measurements.
The data showed that after three months of treatment, significantly more patients receiving AVODART experienced an improvement in American Urological Association Symptom Index (AUA-SI) score than those receiving PROSCAR.
The questions were similar to those found on the American Urological Association Symptom Index.