Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Effect of pelvic muscle exercise on transient incontinence during pregnancy and after birthC M Sampselle
School of Nursing, Division of Health Promotion Risk Reduction, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
Obstet Gynecol 91:406-12. 1998..To test the effect of pelvic muscle exercise on postpartum symptoms of stress urinary incontinence and pelvic muscle strength in primigravidas during pregnancy and postpartum...
- Learning outcomes of a group behavioral modification program to prevent urinary incontinenceCarolyn M Sampselle
Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, 400 North Ingalls, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 16:441-6. 2005..Adherence ranged from 63 to 82% for PFMT and 58 to 67% for BT. Group instruction supplemented with brief individual instruction as needed is an effective teaching method for BT and PFMT...
- Nurse engagement and contributions to the clinical and translational science awards initiativeCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Clin Transl Sci 6:191-5. 2013....
- The CTSA mandate: are we there yet?Carolyn M Sampselle
Department of Health Promotion Risk Reduction, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48105, USA
Res Theory Nurs Pract 24:64-73. 2010..While the manuscript focuses most closely on the CTSA Community Engagement mission, the challenges to interdisciplinarity and bidirectionality extend beyond the focus of community engagement...
- Nickel-and-Dimed in America: underserved, understudied, and underestimatedCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Fam Community Health 30:S4-14. 2007....
- Provider support of spontaneous pushing during the second stage of laborCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan School of Nursing, 400 N Ingalls, Room 4236, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 34:695-702. 2005..To describe the association between provider communication and actual maternal pushing behavior in second-stage labor and to test differences in length of second stage and total maternal pushing time by maternal pushing behavior...
- Prevention of urinary incontinence in adults: population-based strategiesCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Nurs Res 53:S61-7. 2004..Urinary incontinence (UI) affects large numbers of adults, especially older adults, with an estimated 200 million adults worldwide having this life-altering condition...
- Behavioral intervention: the first-line treatment for women with urinary incontinenceCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, 400 North Ingalls, Room 4236, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA E mail
Curr Urol Rep 4:356-61. 2003..This article summarizes the relevant research and outlines intervention strategies that clinicians can readily translate into everyday practice...
- Urinary incontinence predictors and life impact in ethnically diverse perimenopausal womenCarolyn M Sampselle
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
Obstet Gynecol 100:1230-8. 2002....
- Continence for women: evaluation of AWHONN's third research utilization project. Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal NursesC M Sampselle
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 29:9-17. 2000..To develop an evidence-based protocol for initial evaluation and treatment of urinary incontinence and to design procedures that would facilitate the protocol's implementation into clinical practice...
- Behavioral interventions in young and middle-age women: simple interventions to combat a complex problemCarolyn M Sampselle
Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Studies, University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Am J Nurs . 2003
- Continence for women: a test of AWHONN's evidence-based protocol in clinical practice. Association of Women's Health Obstetric and Neonatal NursesC M Sampselle
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 29:18-26. 2000..To test the effectiveness of an evidence-based protocol for urinary incontinence in increasing identification of women with the condition and improving their outcomes...
- Midlife development and menopause in African American and Caucasian womenCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor 48109 0482, USA
Health Care Women Int 23:351-63. 2002..Further study should assess the role that feminist insights may play in the well-being of midlife women...
- Adherence to a behavioral program to prevent incontinenceSandra H Hines
University of Michigan, School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, USA
West J Nurs Res 29:36-56; discussion 57-64. 2007..0-38.8, p < .001) at a high level at 3 months and significantly more likely to maintain that level 12 months post-intervention (OR = 2.7, CI = 1.2-6.0, p < .014). Practicing BT was related to high adherence...
- Group session teaching of behavioral modification program for urinary incontinence: establishing the teachersMichelle J Lajiness
William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
Urol Nurs 27:124-7. 2007..This study determined that the same knowledge could be taught by an experienced nurse practitioner and an experienced urology nurse...
- Fecal incontinence in pregnancy and post partumCynthia Brincat
Pelvic Floor Research Group, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 106:236-8. 2009..To assess the prevalence of fecal incontinence (FI) during pregnancy and post partum, and to determine any associations with demographic and birth variables...
- Why do supportive birth attendants become directive of maternal bearing-down efforts in second-stage labor?Joyce M Roberts
Nurse Midwifery Program at the University of Michigan, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 52:134-41. 2007..A category of "supportive direction" (20%) was identified. This care strategy has not been previously reported. It combined direction with support in a way that was supportive rather than overriding the woman's involuntary efforts...
- Women's self-care agency to manage urinary incontinence: the impact of nursing agency and body experienceSandra H Hines
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 30:175-88. 2007..Women with urinary incontinence (UI) report that the disease negatively impacts their quality of life but, paradoxically, under-report symptoms...
- Self-efficacy as a predictor to PFMT adherence in a prevention of urinary incontinence clinical trialKassandra L Messer
Kidney Epidemiology and Cost Center, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48103, USA
Health Educ Behav 34:942-52. 2007..01, and Regulatory SE, beta = .43, SE (beta) = .06, p < .0001, predict adherence. Also, the authors found a modest decline in self-efficacy scores over time. These findings highlight the importance of SE in sustained behavioral change...
- Indices for studying urinary incontinence and levator ani function in primiparous womenCathy L Antonakos
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, 400 N Ingalls Street, Room 4243, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0482, USA
J Clin Nurs 12:554-61. 2003..33, P = 0.029). The findings suggest the LI and LAFI are reliable and valid measures of UI and levator ani function in primiparous women, which can be used with confidence in clinical and research settings...
- Clarification and confirmation of the Knack maneuver: the effect of volitional pelvic floor muscle contraction to preempt expected stress incontinenceJanis M Miller
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:773-82. 2008..001). This study confirms the effect from the Knack maneuver as immediate and provides a partial explanation for early response to widely applied pelvic muscle training regimens in women with stress incontinence...
- Evaluation of a mass mailing recruitment strategy to obtain a community sample of women for a clinical trial of an incontinence prevention interventionKassandra L Messer
School of Nursing, University of Michigan, 400 N Ingalls, Room 4236, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0482, USA
Int Urol Nephrol 38:255-61. 2006..This paper seeks to expand the literature of mass mailing recruitment strategies for prevention studies by describing the procedures used to recruit healthy, continent, post-menopausal women aged 55-80 years...
- Validity and reliability of a scale to measure genital body imageRuth E Zielinski
School of Nursing, College of Health and Human Services, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008, USA
J Sex Marital Ther 38:309-24. 2012..Ability to measure genital body image is limited by lack of valid and reliable questionnaires. We subjected a previously developed questionnaire, the Genital Self Image Scale (GSIS) to psychometric testing using a variety of methods...
- Adolescents' experiences of childbirth: contrasts with adultsLisa Kane Low
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 48:192-8. 2003..The results provide an entrée into understanding unique characteristics of giving birth as an adolescent and potential roles health care providers can play to promote a positive experience...
- Prevention of urinary incontinence by behavioral modification program: a randomized, controlled trial among older women in the communityAnanias C Diokno
Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48073, USA
J Urol 171:1165-71. 2004..We determined whether a behavioral modification program (BMP) taught to groups of continent older women would decrease the incidence of urinary incontinence, increase pelvic muscle strength and improve voiding control...
- Teaching women to use a voiding diaryCarolyn M Sampselle
University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor, USA
Am J Nurs 103:62-4. 2003
- Factors associated with prevalent and incident urinary incontinence in a cohort of midlife women: a longitudinal analysis of data: study of women's health across the nationL Elaine Waetjen
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Am J Epidemiol 165:309-18. 2007..In midlife women, incident incontinence is mild with different characteristics and baseline risk factors; overweight women have a higher risk of developing incontinence...
- Factors associated with worsening and improving urinary incontinence across the menopausal transitionL Elaine Waetjen
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Statistics, University of California, Davis, California, USA
Obstet Gynecol 111:667-77. 2008..To evaluate whether the menopausal transition is associated with worsening of urinary incontinence symptoms over 6 years in midlife women...