Ruth R Sapsford

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Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of pelvic floor muscles utilizing trunk stabilization
    Ruth Sapsford
    Mater Misericordiae Hospital, South Brisbane 4101, QLD, Australia
    Man Ther 9:3-12. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Co-activation of the abdominal and pelvic floor muscles during voluntary exercises
    R R Sapsford
    Department of Physiotherapy, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Neurourol Urodyn 20:31-42. 2001
  3. doi request reprint Effect of abdominal and pelvic floor tasks on muscle activity, abdominal pressure and bladder neck
    Baerbel Junginger
    NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int Urogynecol J 21:69-77. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Sitting posture affects pelvic floor muscle activity in parous women: an observational study
    Ruth R Sapsford
    Department of Physiotherapy, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 52:219-22. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Pelvic floor muscle activity in different sitting postures in continent and incontinent women
    Ruth R Sapsford
    Department of Physiotherapy, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1741-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The effect of abdominal and pelvic floor muscle activation patterns on urethral pressure
    Ruth R Sapsford
    School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    World J Urol 31:639-44. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The effect of abdominal and pelvic floor muscle activation on urine flow in women
    Ruth R Sapsford
    NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4072
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1225-30. 2012

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Rehabilitation of pelvic floor muscles utilizing trunk stabilization
    Ruth Sapsford
    Mater Misericordiae Hospital, South Brisbane 4101, QLD, Australia
    Man Ther 9:3-12. 2004
    ..Abdominal muscle activity is then used in PFM strengthening, motor relearning for functional expiratory actions and finally impact training...
  2. ncbi request reprint Co-activation of the abdominal and pelvic floor muscles during voluntary exercises
    R R Sapsford
    Department of Physiotherapy, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
    Neurourol Urodyn 20:31-42. 2001
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Effect of abdominal and pelvic floor tasks on muscle activity, abdominal pressure and bladder neck
    Baerbel Junginger
    NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int Urogynecol J 21:69-77. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Sitting posture affects pelvic floor muscle activity in parous women: an observational study
    Ruth R Sapsford
    Department of Physiotherapy, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Aust J Physiother 52:219-22. 2006
    ..Do different sitting postures require different levels of pelvic floor and abdominal muscle activity in healthy women?..
  5. doi request reprint Pelvic floor muscle activity in different sitting postures in continent and incontinent women
    Ruth R Sapsford
    Department of Physiotherapy, Mater Health Services, Brisbane, Australia
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1741-7. 2008
    ..To determine whether resting activity of the pelvic floor muscles (PFMs) and abdominal muscles varied in different sitting postures in parous women with and without stress urinary incontinence (SUI)...
  6. doi request reprint The effect of abdominal and pelvic floor muscle activation patterns on urethral pressure
    Ruth R Sapsford
    School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, National Health and Medical Research Council Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, 4072, Australia
    World J Urol 31:639-44. 2013
    ..As PF and abdominal muscle activity is coordinated, this study aimed to determine whether specific abdominal muscle actions also change urethral pressure...
  7. doi request reprint The effect of abdominal and pelvic floor muscle activation on urine flow in women
    Ruth R Sapsford
    NHMRC Centre of Clinical Research Excellence in Spinal Pain, Injury and Health, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 4072
    Int Urogynecol J 23:1225-30. 2012
    ..However, the PFM are also activated during specific abdominal manoeuvres. This study aimed to assess the effect of similar abdominal manoeuvres on urine flow and compare this with the effect of PFM contraction...