Resources and Publications

The Impotence Sourcebook
by Christopher P. Steidle
Availability: This title usually ships within 2-3 days.
Hardcover – 224 pages (April 1998)
Lowell House; ISBN: 1565658760
Testosterone: a User’s Manual
by Christopher P. Steidle
Availability: Currently out-of-print.
Paperback – 130 pages (February 24, 2001)
Christopher Steidle, M.D.; ISBN: 0970811209

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Prostate Cancer Foundation (

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American Urological Association (

A professional organization for urologists, this website offers resources on various men’s health issues, including incontinence, erectile dysfunction, and more.

Movember Foundation (

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Other publications by Dr. Steidle


  1. Steidle, C.P. “The Impotence Sourcebook.” Lowell House Anodyne Press. 1998
  2. Steidle, C.P. “Calculus Disease of the Kidney and Bladder.” Clinical Practice of Emergency medicine. A. Harwood-Nuss J.B. Lippincott. 1991.
  3. Steidle, C.P. “Bladder Fistulae.” Surgical Management of Urologic Disease. M.A. Droller (Ed). St. Louis: Mosby Year Book. 1992.
  4. Steidle, C.P. “ESWL Research II.” Urinary and Biliary Lithotripsy. New York: Plenum Press. 1989.
  5. Steidle, C.P. “Female Sexual Dysfunction” Wellness Web, 2000


  1. Steidle, C.P.: Effects of colchicine on the egglaying capability of Schistoma mansoni. Honors Thesis. Tulane University, 1979.
  2. Rowland, R.G., Donohue, J.P., Kopecky, K.K., Steidle, C.P., Correlation of computized tomographic changes and histological findings in 80 patients having RPLND after chemotherapy for testis cancer. J. Urol., 137(6):1176-9, 1987 Jun.
  3. Kennedy, H.A., Steidle, C.P., Mitchell, M.E., Collateral urethral duplication in the frontal plane: A spectrum of cases. J. Urol., 139(2):332-4, 1988 Feb
  4. Thomalla, J.V., Steidle, C.P., Leapman, S.B., Ureteral obstruction of a renal allograft secondary to Candida krusei. Transplantation Proceedings. 20(3): 551-4, 1988 Jun.
  5. Steidle, C.P., Kennedy, H.A., Mitchell, M.E., Symphyseal diastasis in the absence of the exstrophy-epispadias complex. J. Urol., 140(2):349-50, 1988 Aug
  6. Kopecky, K.K., Steidle, C.P., Eble, J.N., Endoluminal radio-frequency electrocautery for permanent ureteral occlusion of swine. Radiology, 170(3 pt 2):1043-6, 1989 Mar.
  7. Bihrle, R., Foster, R.S., Steidle, C.P., Creation of a transverse colon-gastric composite reservoir: A new technique. J. Urol., 141(5):1217-20, 1989 May.
  8. Steidle, C.P., Mulcahy, J.J.: Erosion of penile prostheses-A complication of urethral catheterization. J. Urol., 142(3):736-9, 1989 Sept.
  9. Steidle, C.P., Cohen, M.D., Hoover, D.M., Comparative contractile response among ventral, dorsal and lateral lobes of the rat prostate. The Prostate. 15(1):53-63, 1989.
  10. Hockley, N.K.M., Steidle, C.P., West, K.W., Mitchell, M.E.: Ectopic ureter presenting as a psoas abscess. J. Urol., 143(4):767-9, 1990 Apr.
  11. Hockley, N.K.M, Foster, R.S., Bihrle, R., Steidle, C.P., Use of magnetic resonance imaging to determine surgical approach to renal cell carcinoma with vena cave extension. Urology, 36(1):55-60, 1990 Jul.
  12. Steidle, C.P., Cohen, M.L., Neubauer, B.L.: Bradykinin induced contractions of canine prostate and bladder effect of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibition. J. Urol., 144(2 pt 1):390-2, 1990 Aug.
  13. Hegland, A., Steidle, C.P.: Stopping incontinence at the source. Contemporary Long Term Care. December, 1990, page 48.
  14. Bihrle, R., Klee, L., Adams, M.C., Steidle, C.P., Transverse colon-gastric tube composite reservoir. Urology, 37(1):36-40, 1991 Jan.
  15. Kennedy, K.L., Steidle, C.P.: Achieving a state of urinary continence for residents of nursing facilities part I: The history and physical examination. Ostomy/Wound Management, 35:72-7, 1991 Jul-Aug.
  16. Jones, J., Lingeman, J.L., Steidle, C.P.: The roles of ESWL and PCNL in the management of pyelocalieal diverticula. J. Urol., 146(3):724-7, 1991 Sept.
  17. Steidle, C.P., Kennedy, K.L.: Achieving a state of urinary continence for residents of nursing facilities part II: Urodynamics and laboratory investigation. Ostomy/Wound Management, 36:45-6, 48-50, 1991 Sep-Oct.
  18. Steidle, C.P., Kennedy, K.L.: Achieving a state of urinary continence for residents of nursing facilities part III: Manufactured incontinence. Ostomy/Wound Management, 38(1):36-8, 1992 Jan-Feb.
  19. Steidle, C.P., Stone, A., Boyd, S., Mulcahy, J.J.: Implanting an AMS Sphincter 800 Urinary Prosthesis after failed collagen injections. Colleagues in Urology, 11:xxx, 1994.
  20. Kennedy, K.L., Steidle, C.P., Letizia, T.: Urinary incontinence: the basics. Ostomy/Wound Management. 41(7):16-8,20,22 passim, quiz 33-4, 1995 Aug
  21. Steidle, C.P.: Terazosin and The Study of BPH. The New England Journal Medicine January 1995 (VA Co-operative #359)
  22. Lowe, Franklin, Turtle, John, Marks, Sheldon, Steidle, Christopher, Jacobs, Thomas, Padley, Robert J.: Blood pressure effects of men with prostatism concurrently treated with antihypertensives and terazosin. Journal of Urology. 153(4):272, 1995
  23. Kaefer, M., Audia, N., Bruchovsky, R.L., Goode, R.L., Hsiao, K.C., Leibovitch, I.Y., Kruschinski, J.H., Lee, C., Steidle, C.P., Sutkowski, D.M., Neubauer, B.L.: Characterization of type 1 5 alpha-reductase activity in human DU-145 human prostate adenocarcinoma cells. The Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 58(2):195-205, 1996 May
  24. Newman, D.K., Steidle, C.P., Wallace, D.: Urinary Incontinence: Overview of diagnosis and management. American Journal of Managed Care. 1(1):68-74 1995 Sept
  25. Goldstein, I., Lue, Tom F., Padma-Nathan, Harin, et al: Oral Sildenafil In The Treatment Of Erectile Dysfunction. The New England Journal Medicine 338:1397-1404
  26. Thrasher, J. Brantley, Deeths, Jeoffrey, Bennett, Charles, Iyer, Padmini, Steidle, Christopher, McLeod, David G.: Comparative study of the clinical efficacy of two dosing regimens of flutamide. Journal of Urology. 161(4):298, 1999 Apr
  27. Childs, Stacy, Klimberg, Ira W., Zinner, Norman, Steidle, Christopher, Krieger, John, Nicolle, Lindsay E., Sandhaus, Robert A.: Treatment of complicated urinary tract infections (UTI) by single-dose liposomal Amikacin (MiKasome(R)). Journal of Urology. 161(4):34, 1999 Apr
  28. Steidle, CP, Feldman, RA, Lettieri, J, Agarwal, V., Segerson, T., Hollister, A.: Pharmacokinetics of vardenafil (a new selective PDE5 inhibitor) in the elderly and subgroup data on efficacy and safety in elderly patients with erectile dysfunction. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 49(4):103, 2001 Apr
  29. Gardner, Thomas A., Koch, Michael O., Shalhav, Arieh, Bihrle, Richard, Foster, Richard S., Murphy, Janye, Rao, Victor V., Sanghvi, Narendra, Resnick Martin I., Seftel, Alan D., Grunberger, Ivan, Steidle, Christopher P., Corhran, James S.: High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) for the treatment of BPH: Interim results of a multicenter phase III study. Journal of Urology. 165(5):369, 2001 May
  30. Koch, Michael, Steidle, Christopher, Abarelix depot (A-D): A GnRH antagonist benefits highly symptomatic prostate cancer (PC) patients who are at risk for a clinical flare phenomenon with LHRH agonist treatment. Journal of Urology. 165(5):288, 2001 May
  31. Pessis, Dennis, Friedel, William, Steidle, Christopher, Trachtenberg, John, Fotheringham, Nick, Campion, Marilyn, Garnick, Marc: Monotherapy with a new GnRH antagonist, abarelix depot (A-D), results in more rapid testosterone (T) suppression without an initial surge compared with leuprolide acetate (L) plus bicalutamaide (B): Results of a multicenter phase 3 study. Journal of Urology. 165(5):167, 2001 May
  32. Steidle, C.: Sexual Dysfunction: Male and Female Issues. International Journal of Fertility and Women’s Medicine 47(1):32-6, 2002 Jan-Feb
  33. Trachtenberg, J., Gittleman, M., Steidle, C., The Abarelix Study Group. A phase 3, multicenter, open label, randomized study of abarelix versus leuprolide plus daily antiandrogen in men with prostate cancer. Journal of Urology. 167(4):1670-4, 2002 Apr.
  34. Kaufman, Joel M., Steidle, Christopher, Dula, Eugene, Wells, Glen, Susset, Jacques: Safety and efficacy of a testosterone (T) gel in a geriatric population. Journal of Urology. 167(4):280, 2002 Apr
  35. Sirls, L.T., Foote, J.E., Kaufman, J.M., Lightner, D.J., Miller, J.L., Moseley, W.G., Nygaard, I.E., Steidle, C.P.: Long-Term Results of the FemSoft® Urethral Insert for the Management of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence. International Urogynecology Journal 13(2):88-95; discussion 95, 2002
  36. Steidle, C., Padma-Nathan, H., et al: Topical Alprostadil Cream for the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction: A Combined Analysis of the Phase II Program. Urology 60(6):1077-82, 2002 Dec
  37. Steidle, Christopher P.: Prostatitis. Rakel and Bope: Conn’s Current Therapy, 767-70, 2003
  38. Padma-Nathan, H., Steidle, C., et al: The Efficacy and Safety of a Topical Alprostadil Cream, Alprox-TD®, for the Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction: Two Phase 2 Studies in Mild-To-Moderate and Severe ED. IJIR In Press