Diane F Borello-France

Summary

Affiliation: Duquesne University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Adherence to behavioral interventions for stress incontinence: rates, barriers, and predictors
    Diane Borello-France
    D Borello France, PT, PhD, Department of Physical Therapy, Rangos School of Health Sciences, Duquesne University, 104 Health Sciences Bldg, 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15282 USA
    Phys Ther 93:757-73. 2013
  2. pmc Adherence to behavioral interventions for urge incontinence when combined with drug therapy: adherence rates, barriers, and predictors
    Diane Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1493-505. 2010
  3. pmc Continence and quality-of-life outcomes 6 months following an intensive pelvic-floor muscle exercise program for female stress urinary incontinence: a randomized trial comparing low- and high-frequency maintenance exercise
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 88:1545-53. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Pelvic-floor muscle function in women with pelvic organ prolapse
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 87:399-407. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Fecal and urinary incontinence in primiparous women
    Diane Borello-France
    Duquesne University, Department of Physical Therapy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:863-72. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of pelvic-floor muscle exercise position on continence and quality-of-life outcomes in women with stress urinary incontinence
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 86:974-86. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Voluntary upper-extremity movements in patients with unilateral peripheral vestibular hypofunction
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 82:216-27. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between overactive bladder and sexual activity in women
    Ankur S Patel
    Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 32:77-87. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical treatment of urinary incontinence
    Diane Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Rangos School of Health Sciences Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:70-82. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Pelvic-floor strength in women with incontinence as assessed by the brink scale
    Mary P Fitzgerald
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 S First Ave, Bldg 103, Room 1004, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Phys Ther 87:1316-24. 2007

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Adherence to behavioral interventions for stress incontinence: rates, barriers, and predictors
    Diane Borello-France
    D Borello France, PT, PhD, Department of Physical Therapy, Rangos School of Health Sciences, Duquesne University, 104 Health Sciences Bldg, 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15282 USA
    Phys Ther 93:757-73. 2013
    ..First-line conservative treatment for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) in women is behavioral intervention, including pelvic-floor muscle (PFM) exercise and bladder control strategies...
  2. pmc Adherence to behavioral interventions for urge incontinence when combined with drug therapy: adherence rates, barriers, and predictors
    Diane Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 90:1493-505. 2010
    ..Behavioral intervention outcomes for urinary incontinence (UI) depend on active patient participation...
  3. pmc Continence and quality-of-life outcomes 6 months following an intensive pelvic-floor muscle exercise program for female stress urinary incontinence: a randomized trial comparing low- and high-frequency maintenance exercise
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 88:1545-53. 2008
    ..This study: (1) evaluated continence and quality-of-life outcomes of women 6 months following formalized therapy and (2) determined whether low- and high-frequency maintenance exercise programs were equivalent in sustaining outcomes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Pelvic-floor muscle function in women with pelvic organ prolapse
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 87:399-407. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether pelvic organ prolapse severity, pelvic symptoms, quality of life, and sexual function differ based on pelvic-floor muscle function in women planning to have prolapse surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fecal and urinary incontinence in primiparous women
    Diane Borello-France
    Duquesne University, Department of Physical Therapy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 108:863-72. 2006
    ..To prospectively investigate the relationship between anal sphincter tears and postpartum fecal and urinary incontinence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of pelvic-floor muscle exercise position on continence and quality-of-life outcomes in women with stress urinary incontinence
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 86:974-86. 2006
    ..This study explored the effect of exercise position on treatment outcomes in women with SUI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Voluntary upper-extremity movements in patients with unilateral peripheral vestibular hypofunction
    Diane F Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Duquesne University, 111 Health Sciences Bldg, Pittsburgh, PA 15282, USA
    Phys Ther 82:216-27. 2002
    ..This study investigated the influence of unilateral peripheral vestibular hypofunction on voluntary arm movement...
  8. ncbi request reprint The relationship between overactive bladder and sexual activity in women
    Ankur S Patel
    Department of Urology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Int Braz J Urol 32:77-87. 2006
    ..We assessed the relationships between bladder symptoms, demographic, and medical history variables and sexual dysfunction in women with overactive bladder (OAB) disorder...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical treatment of urinary incontinence
    Diane Borello-France
    Department of Physical Therapy, Rangos School of Health Sciences Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 47:70-82. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Pelvic-floor strength in women with incontinence as assessed by the brink scale
    Mary P Fitzgerald
    Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 S First Ave, Bldg 103, Room 1004, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Phys Ther 87:1316-24. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe how clinical pelvic-floor muscle (PFM) strength (force-generating capacity) is related to patient characteristics, lower urinary tract symptoms, and fecal incontinence symptoms...