K S Williams
Affiliation: University of Leicester
- Development, implementation and evaluation of a new nurse-led continence service: a pilot studyK S Williams
Leicestershire MRC Incontinence Study, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
J Clin Nurs 9:566-73. 2000..The service was shown to be effective in reducing urinary symptoms and led to high levels of patient satisfaction. This service is currently being evaluated in a randomized controlled trial...
- A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of pelvic floor therapies for urodynamic stress and mixed incontinenceKate S Williams
Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
BJU Int 98:1043-50. 2006..To assess the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle therapies (PFMT) in women aged > or = 40 years with urodynamic stress incontinence (USI) and mixed UI...
- Clinical and cost-effectiveness of a new nurse-led continence service: a randomised controlled trialKate S Williams
University of Leicester, Leicester
Br J Gen Pract 55:696-703. 2005..Consequently, questions remain about the most cost-effective method of delivering these services...
- Stress urinary incontinence: treatment and supportKate Williams
Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester
Nurs Stand 18:45-52; quiz 54-6. 2004..Most women with SUI would prefer to be treated in primary care settings. Specialists become involved when surgery, pelvic floor re-education and drug-based treatments are used...
- Long term follow-up of a randomised controlled trial of services for urinary symptomsKate S Williams
Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 11:58. 2011..This study aims to determine the long term (6 year) clinical effectiveness and costs of a new continence nurse led service compared to standard care for urinary symptoms...
- Patients' views of a new nurse-led continence serviceC Shaw
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, 22 28 Princess Road West, LE1 6TP
J Clin Nurs 9:574-82. 2000..Good communication skills conveyed the nurses' specialist technical skills and knowledge, encouraging patient compliance with treatments...
- Systematic review and evaluation of methods of assessing urinary incontinenceJ L Martin
Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, UK
Health Technol Assess 10:1-132, iii-iv. 2006..To identify and synthesise studies of diagnostic processes of urinary incontinence and to construct an economic model to examine the cost-effectiveness of simple, commonly used primary care tests...
- Objective assessment of urinary incontinence in women: comparison of the one-hour and 24-hour pad testsGurminder S Matharu
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Leicester General Hospital, Gwendolen Road, LE5 4PW Leicester, UK
Eur Urol 45:208-12. 2004..To compare the performance and clinical usefulness of the one-hour and 24-hour pad tests in terms of the relationship with reported symptoms and urodynamic diagnosis...
- Good practice in continence care: development of nurse-led serviceKate S Williams
University of Leicester, UK
Br J Nurs 11:548-59. 2002..This service is currently being evaluated in a randomised controlled trial...
- Urinary diaries: a comparison of data collected for three days versus seven daysDouglas G Tincello
Reproductive Science Section, Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine, and Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
Obstet Gynecol 109:277-80. 2007..To compare the quality of data recorded in urinary diaries completed for 3 days compared with those completed for 7 days...
- A survey of help-seeking and treatment provision in women with stress urinary incontinenceChristine Shaw
Cardiff University, Cardiff, Wales, UK
BJU Int 97:752-7. 2006....