Genomes and Genes
Summary: Inability to control the passage of URINE.
Publications288 found, 100 shown here
- Urinary incontinence symptom scores and urodynamic diagnosesMary P Fitzgerald
Department of Obstetrics Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Neurourol Urodyn 21:30-5. 2002The aim of this study was to determine whether scores on two validated urinary incontinence symptom scales predicted eventual urodynamic diagnoses...
- A team approach to bladder retraining: a pilot studySonja Karon
A+ Links Home and Older Peoples Health, Greenlane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
Urol Nurs 25:269-76. 2005..There were statistically significant reductions in nocturia and episodes of urinary incontinence. There was also a significant increase in the mean amount of urine voided in milliliters...
- Prevalence of overactive bladder, urinary incontinence, and lower urinary tract symptoms: results of Korean EPIC studyYoung Suk Lee
Department of Urology, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Irwon Dong 50, Gangnam Gu, Seoul, 135 710, Korea
World J Urol 29:185-90. 2011Despite growing interest in overactive bladder (OAB), urinary incontinence (UI), and lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), there is no epidemiologic study on the prevalence in general population of Korea...
- Fecal and urinary incontinence in primiparous womenDiane Borello-France
Duquesne University, Department of Physical Therapy, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15282, USA
Obstet Gynecol 108:863-72. 2006To prospectively investigate the relationship between anal sphincter tears and postpartum fecal and urinary incontinence.
- Urinary incontinence in women: variation in prevalence estimates and risk factorsVatche A Minassian
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
Obstet Gynecol 111:324-31. 2008To understand variation in prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) and risk factors, given different definitions.
- Two-stage transperineal management of posterior urethral strictures or bladder neck contractures associated with urinary incontinence after prostate surgery and endoscopic treatment failuresAlchiede Simonato
Luciano Giuliani Department of Urology, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
Eur Urol 52:1499-504. 2007The treatment of posterior urethral strictures or bladder neck contracture associated with severe urinary incontinence after prostate surgery and failure of endoscopic treatments is controversial...
- Impact of functional results on quality of life after rectal cancer surgeryJaana H Vironen
Helsinki University Central Hospital, Jorvi Hospital, Espoo, Finland
Dis Colon Rectum 49:568-78. 2006..Permanent colostomy is not always the factor that disrupts a person's quality of life most...
- Impact of vaginal surgery on sexuality and quality of life in women with urinary incontinence or genital descensusLotti Helström
Department of Women and Child Health, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 84:79-84. 2005To study the effect of vaginal surgery for urinary incontinence and genital descensus on sexual function and quality of life.
- Effect of childhood dysfunctional voiding on urinary incontinence in adult womenVatche A Minassian
Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Geisinger Health System, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
Obstet Gynecol 107:1247-51. 2006To determine whether a history of childhood dysfunctional voiding is associated with urinary incontinence in adulthood.
- Prioritizing research: Patients, carers, and clinicians working together to identify and prioritize important clinical uncertainties in urinary incontinenceBrian S Buckley
Department of General Practice, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Neurourol Urodyn 29:708-14. 2010..This partnership of patients and clinicians aimed to identify and prioritize "clinical uncertainties" relating to treatment of urinary incontinence (UI).
- Transurethral ultrasonography-guided injection of adult autologous stem cells versus transurethral endoscopic injection of collagen in treatment of urinary incontinenceH Strasser
Department of Urology, Medical University of Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
World J Urol 25:385-92. 2007..The present clinical results demonstrate that, in contrast to injections of collagen, urinary incontinence can be treated effectively with ultrasonography-guided injections of autologous myo- and fibroblasts.
- Factors influencing the outcome of mid urethral sling procedures for female urinary incontinenceJae Seung Paick
Department of Urology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
J Urol 178:985-9; discussion 989. 2007We evaluated the outcome at least 6 months after the tension-free vaginal tape or transobturator tape procedure in women with urinary incontinence, and identified factors predicting persistent stress urinary incontinence.
- Pessary test to predict postoperative urinary incontinence in women undergoing hysterectomy for prolapseChing-Chung Liang
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, 5 Fu-Shin Street, Kweishan, Taoyuan, Taiwan, ROC 333
Obstet Gynecol 104:795-800. 2004OBJECTIVE: We sought to demonstrate that a positive pessary test could predict postsurgical stress urinary incontinence in women with severe pelvic organ prolapse and that performing tension-free vaginal taping (TVT) could effectively ..
- Evaluation of parturition and other reproductive variables as risk factors for urinary incontinence in later lifeD H Thom
Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California, USA
Obstet Gynecol 90:983-9. 1997To assess specific parturition and reproductive variables as potential risk factors for urinary incontinence in later life.
- 5-year urinary and sexual outcomes after radical prostatectomy: results from the prostate cancer outcomes studyDavid F Penson
Department of Urology, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90089, USA
J Urol 173:1701-5. 2005..In this study we assessed temporal changes in urinary and sexual function up to 5 years following radical prostatectomy in a population based cohort...
- The impact of overactive bladder, incontinence and other lower urinary tract symptoms on quality of life, work productivity, sexuality and emotional well-being in men and women: results from the EPIC studyKarin S Coyne
United BioSource Corporation, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
BJU Int 101:1388-95. 2008..To examine the effect overactive bladder (OAB) and other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in a population sample, as OAB often occurs in conjunction with many other LUTS...
- The standardisation of terminology in lower urinary tract function: report from the standardisation sub-committee of the International Continence SocietyPaul Abrams
Bristol Urological Institute, Bristol, United Kingdom
Urology 61:37-49. 2003
- Posterior reconstruction of the rhabdosphincter allows a rapid recovery of continence after transperitoneal videolaparoscopic radical prostatectomyBernardo Rocco
Division of Urology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
Eur Urol 51:996-1003. 2007b>Urinary incontinence is one of the major drawbacks of radical retropubic prostatectomy (RRP). One of the possible reasons for this urinary incontinence is a postoperative deficiency of the rhabdosphincter (RS)...
- Urinary incontinence in community dwelling elderly: are there sex differences in help-seeking behaviour?Doreth Teunissen
Department of General Practice and Social Medicine, Nijmegen University, The Netherlands
Scand J Prim Health Care 22:209-16. 2004To assess sex differences in disorder- and patient-specific factors influencing help-seeking behaviour by independently living elderly people with urinary incontinence.
- Burch colposuspension does not provide any additional benefit to pelvic organ prolapse repair in patients with urinary incontinence: a randomized surgical trialElisabetta Costantini
Department of Medical Surgical Specialties and Public Health, Section of Urology and Andrology, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
J Urol 180:1007-12. 2008We evaluated the impact of Burch colposuspension as an anti-incontinence measure in patients with urinary incontinence undergoing abdominal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse repair.
- Localization of brain white matter hyperintensities and urinary incontinence in community-dwelling older adultsGeorge A Kuchel
UConn Center on Aging, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 5215, USA
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 64:902-9. 2009..WMHs) on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be linked to geriatric syndromes involving mobility, cognition, and affect, we postulated that involvement of areas critical to bladder control could influence urinary incontinence (UI).
- Geriatric patients' preferences for treatment of urinary incontinence: a study of hospitalized, cognitively competent adults aged 80 and olderMathias H D Pfisterer
Bethanien Krankenhaus Geriatric Center, Heidelberg, Germany
J Am Geriatr Soc 55:2016-22. 2007To elicit preferences for different urinary incontinence (UI) treatments of geriatric patients, to contrast these answers with answers from potential health proxies and providers, and to understand how select demographic factors might ..
- Urinary incontinence, overactive bladder, and other lower urinary tract symptoms: a longitudinal population-based survey in men aged 45-103 yearsUlf G H Malmsten
Department of Geriatric Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
Eur Urol 58:149-56. 2010Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) such as urinary incontinence (UI) and overactive bladder (OAB) are highly prevalent conditions, but there are few studies describing progression and remission of LUTS in men, especially over the long ..
- Incontinence in the frail elderly: report from the 4th International Consultation on IncontinenceCatherine E DuBeau
Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts 01605 2300, USA
Neurourol Urodyn 29:165-78. 2010To summarize current knowledge on the etiology, assessment, and management of urinary incontinence (UI) in frail older persons...
- Prevalence of urinary incontinence in men: results from the national health and nutrition examination surveyAlayne D Markland
Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
J Urol 184:1022-7. 2010We estimated the prevalence of urinary incontinence in the United States adult male population and identified associated factors.
- [Prevalence of urinary incontinence and hyperactive bladder in the Spanish population: results of the EPICC study]Eduardo Martínez Agulló
Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Valencia, Espana
Actas Urol Esp 33:159-66. 2009Despite the growing interest on Urinary Incontinence (UI) in our country, nocturnal enuresis and Overactive Bladder (OAB), there are no epidemiologic studies on the prevalence of these health problems in the different affected groups of ..
- Myoblast and fibroblast therapy for post-prostatectomy urinary incontinence: 1-year followup of 63 patientsMichael Mitterberger
Department of Urology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
J Urol 179:226-31. 2008We assessed the efficacy and safety of the application of autologous fibroblasts and myoblasts for treatment in post-prostatectomy urinary incontinence after a minimal followup of 1 year.
- Effects of timed voiding for the management of urinary incontinence in adults: systematic reviewJoan Ostaszkiewicz
Co ordinator Aged Care and Rehabilitation Nursing Research, Peter James Centre, School of Nursing, Deakin University, Burwood, Victoria, Australia
J Adv Nurs 52:420-31. 2005The aim of this paper is to present a systematic review assessing the effectiveness of timed voiding for the management of urinary incontinence in adults.
- Evolution of robotic radical prostatectomy: assessment after 2766 proceduresKetan K Badani
Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Cancer 110:1951-8. 2007..Using a continuous quality improvement initiative, several technical refinements were adopted, evaluating the impact of this on patient outcome...
- Artificial urinary sphincter for post-radical prostatectomy urinary incontinence: long-term subjective resultsA E Gousse
Urology Department, University of Miami, Jackson's Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, USA
J Urol 166:1755-8. 2001..A standard definition of treatment success and studies of homogenous groups of patients with an artificial urinary sphincter would enable better understanding and patient education in the future...
- 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. 2006OBJECTIVES: 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...
- Risk factors for urinary incontinence in womenF Parazzini
Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italia
Eur Urol 37:637-43. 2000To review the epidemiological evidence on risk factors for urinary incontinence (UI) in women.
- Management of urinary incontinence in women: scientific reviewJayna M Holroyd-Leduc
San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
JAMA 291:986-95. 2004b>Urinary incontinence is a common health problem among women that negatively impacts quality of life. Therefore, it is important that primary care physicians have an understanding of how to manage urinary incontinence effectively.
- Vaginal pessaries in managing women with pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence: patient characteristics and factors contributing to successLesley Ann M Hanson
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Urogynecology Clinic, Royal Alexandra Hospital, Women s Health Clinics, University of Alberta, 10240, Kingsway Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, T5H 3V9
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 17:155-9. 2006An aging population has resulted in higher prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP). This study examines a nurse-run clinic and analyzes the factors contributing to successful pessary use.
- Validity and reliability of an interviewer-administered questionnaire to measure the severity of lower urinary tract symptoms of storage abnormality: the Leicester Urinary Symptom QuestionnaireC Shaw
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
BJU Int 90:205-15. 2002..To develop a valid and reliable interviewer-administered questionnaire to measure the presence and severity of storage abnormality symptoms of incontinence, urgency, frequency and nocturia...
- The effect of behavioral therapy on urinary incontinence: a randomized controlled trialLeslee L Subak
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94115, USA
Obstet Gynecol 100:72-8. 2002To evaluate the effect of a low-intensity behavioral therapy program on urinary incontinence in older women.
- A prospective comparison of radical retropubic and robot-assisted prostatectomy: experience in one institutionA Tewari
Vattikuti Urology Institute, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
BJU Int 92:205-10. 2003..05). CONCLUSIONS: The VIP procedure appears to be safer, less bloody and requires shorter hospitalization and catheterization. The oncological and functional results were favourable in patients undergoing VIP...
- A short form of the Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ-12)Rebecca G Rogers
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, 2211 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 14:164-8; discussion 168. 2003..and self-administered instrument to evaluate sexual function in women with pelvic organ prolapse and/or urinary incontinence. The Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire -12 (PISQ-12) was developed from the ..
- Urodynamic characterization of obese women with urinary incontinence undergoing a weight loss program: the Program to Reduce Incontinence by Diet and Exercise (PRIDE) trialHolly E Richter
Women s Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 618 20th Street South, NHB 219, Birmingham, AL, 35233 7333, USA
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:1653-8. 2008The purpose of this study was to describe urodynamic characteristics of overweight or obese women with urinary incontinence and explore the relationship between urodynamic parameters, body mass index (BMI), and abdominal circumference (AC)..
- Prevalence of urinary incontinence in Korean women:an epidemiologic surveyMyung Soo Choo
Department of Urology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 18:1309-15. 2007The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) in a Korean national community sample of female adults aged 30-79 years...
- The "costs" of urinary incontinence for womenLeslee L Subak
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
Obstet Gynecol 107:908-16. 2006To estimate costs of routine care for female urinary incontinence, health-related quality of life, and willingness to pay for incontinence improvement.
- Measuring health-related quality of life in women with urogenital dysfunction: the urogenital distress inventory and incontinence impact questionnaire revisitedC Huub van der Vaart
Department of Obstetrics, Neonatology and Gynecology, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Neurourol Urodyn 22:97-104. 2003..Unfortunately, the validity of the UDI and IIQ has only been tested in highly selected subgroups of female patients. Therefore, it is unclear whether this questionnaire is suitable for use in populations with different characteristics...
- Tension-free vaginal tape, suprapubic arc sling, and transobturator tape in the treatment of mixed urinary incontinence in womenJae Seung Paick
Department of Urology, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:123-9. 2008..tape (TVT), suprapubic arc (SPARC) sling, or transobturator tape (TOT) procedure in women with mixed urinary incontinence and identified factors predicting the outcome in these patients...
- An International Urogynecological Association (IUGA)/International Continence Society (ICS) joint report on the terminology for female pelvic floor dysfunctionBernard T Haylen
University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Neurourol Urodyn 29:4-20. 2010..Next to existing terminology of the lower urinary tract, due to its increasing complexity, the terminology for pelvic floor dysfunction in women may be better updated by a female-specific approach and clinically based consensus report...
- Comparison of two questionnaires for assessing the severity of urinary incontinence: The ICIQ-UI SF versus the incontinence severity indexAtle Klovning
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section for General Practice, University of Bergen, Kalfarveien, 31, N 5018, Bergen, Norway
Neurourol Urodyn 28:411-5. 2009To compare the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire-Urinary Incontinence Short Form (ICIQ-UI SF) with the Incontinence Severity Index (ISI), and to propose intervals for four severity levels of ICIQ-UI SF.
- How widespread are the symptoms of an overactive bladder and how are they managed? A population-based prevalence studyI Milsom
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden, Bristol Urological Institute, Southmead Hospital, Bristol, UK
BJU Int 87:760-6. 2001....
- Causes of fecal and urinary incontinence after total mesorectal excision for rectal cancer based on cadaveric surgery: a study from the Cooperative Clinical Investigators of the Dutch total mesorectal excision trialChristian Wallner
Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Liver Center, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Clin Oncol 26:4466-72. 2008..Because the levator ani muscle plays an important role in both urinary and fecal continence, an explanation could be peroperative damage of the nerve supply to the levator ani muscle...
- Is urinary incontinence a barrier to exercise in women?Ingrid Nygaard
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
Obstet Gynecol 106:307-14. 2005To describe the prevalence of urinary incontinence during exercise in women, estimate whether exercise intensity is related to leakage severity, and report women's assessments of incontinence as a barrier to exercise.
- Effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle exercise therapy supplemented with a health education program to promote long-term adherence among women with urinary incontinenceDianne Alewijnse
Department of Health Education and Health Promotion, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Neurourol Urodyn 22:284-95. 2003..with a health education program to promote long-term adherence among women with stress, mixed, and urge urinary incontinence (UI)...
- Predictors of institutionalization in elderly people living at home: the impact of incontinence and commode use in rural JapanMasatoshi Matsumoto
Division of Community and Family Medicine, Centre for Community Medicine, Jichi Medical University, 3311 1 Yakushiji, Shimotsuke, Tochigi 329 0498, Japan
J Cross Cult Gerontol 22:421-32. 2007..In conclusion, incontinence is a predictor for institutionalization in elderly men. Use of a commode, however, does not appear to have a preventive effect with respect to institutionalization in elderly men...
- Prevalence of urinary incontinence in community dwelling men: a cross sectional nationwide epidemiological surveyAnanias C Diokno
Department of Urology, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
Int Urol Nephrol 39:129-36. 2007Epidemiological studies on urinary incontinence (UI) in adult men of all ages are scarce. We aim to describe the UI phenomenon among community dwelling adult males in the United States (US).
- Comparison of the effects of episiotomy and no episiotomy on pain, urinary incontinence, and sexual function 3 months postpartum: a prospective follow-up studyShiow Ru Chang
Department of Nursing, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Int J Nurs Stud 48:409-18. 2011..The effects of episiotomy on women's health should be a constant concern. Few data are available on the effect of episiotomy by validated measures...
- Urinary incontinence in women: diagnosis and managementNatalia Price
Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury
Practitioner 254:27-32, 2-3. 2010b>Urinary incontinence is a common symptom that can affect women of all ages. It has been estimated that there are more than 3.5 million sufferers in the UK alone...
- Urinary incontinence quality improvement in nursing homes: where have we been? Where are we going?Mary H Palmer
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Nursing, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Urol Nurs 28:439-44, 453. 2008The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has made urinary incontinence (UI) a quality indicator as part of the Nursing Home Quality Initiative (NHQI)...
- The incidence of urinary incontinence across Asian, black, and white women in the United StatesMary K Townsend
Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:378.e1-7. 2010We calculated incidence rates of urinary incontinence by incontinence frequency and type over 4 years in Asian, black, and white women in the United States.
- Association between urinary incontinence and depressive symptoms in overweight and obese womenVivian W Sung
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:557.e1-5. 2009The objective of the study was to determine the association between urinary incontinence (UI) and depressive symptoms.
- Prevalence of urinary incontinence in men, women, and children--current evidence: findings of the Fourth International Consultation on IncontinenceBrian S Buckley
Department of General Practice, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Urology 76:265-70. 2010To summarize existing evidence relating to the prevalence and risk factors of urinary incontinence in order to provide a concise reference source for clinicians, health researchers, and service planners.
- The impact of urinary incontinence on quality of life among women in Hong KongM W Pang
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong
Hong Kong Med J 11:158-63. 2005To determine the prevalence of female urinary incontinence in Hong Kong and its impact on quality of life.
- Urinary incontinence in Belgium; prevalence, correlates and psychosocial consequencesH Van Oyen
Unit of Epidemiology, Scientific Institute of Public Health, J Wytsmanstreet 14 1050 Brussels Belgium
Acta Clin Belg 57:207-18. 2002This article describes the prevalence of urinary incontinence in the Belgian population and assesses factors associated with urinary incontinence...
- Self-reported urinary incontinence in noninstitutionalized long-term stroke survivors: A population-based studyLone Jørgensen
Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:416-20. 2005..To compare the prevalence of self-reported incontinence among noninstitutionalized long-term stroke survivors with population controls without stroke and to identify risk factors associated with urinary incontinence in the stroke survivors.
- Global ratings of patient satisfaction and perceptions of improvement with treatment for urinary incontinence: validation of three global patient ratingsKathryn L Burgio
Birmingham Atlanta Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35233, USA
Neurourol Urodyn 25:411-7. 2006To test the validity of three patient global ratings, satisfaction, perception of improvement, and estimated percent improvement, for measuring outcomes of behavioral treatment for urinary incontinence.
- Portuguese validation of the Urinary Incontinence-Specific Quality-of-Life Instrument: I-QOLCarolina Chaves Cunha Souza
Section of Urogynecology and Pelvic Surgery, Department of Gynecology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:1183-9. 2009Our objective was to translate and validate a Portuguese version of the Urinary Incontinence-Specific Quality-of-Life Instrument (I-QOL), a questionnaire that is widely used in clinical trials.
- Lessons learned: impact of a continence promotion activity for older community-dwelling womenC Tannenbaum
Faculty of Medicine, Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Neurourol Urodyn 29:540-4. 2010..We sought to evaluate the impact of an interactive continence workshop on changing participants' attitudes, knowledge and skills in relation to self-managing or seeking care for incontinence...
- The extent and severity of urinary incontinence amongst women in UK GP waiting roomsChris Shaw
Department of General Practice, Cardiff University, Maelfa Health Centre, Llanedeyrn, UK
Fam Pract 23:497-506. 2006Few women seek help for urinary incontinence. Subsequently, there may be many women accessing primary care services who would benefit from treatment or advice...
- Urinary incontinence in the elderly populationK Y Loh
Deptartment of Family Medicine, International Medical University Malaysia, IMU Clinical School, Jalan Rasah, Seremban 70300, Negeri Sembilan
Med J Malaysia 61:506-10; quiz 511. 2006b>Urinary incontinence is an important and common health care problem affecting the elderly population. Common types of incontinence affecting the elderly are: stress incontinence, urge incontinence, overflow incontinence and mixed type...
- Help-seeking behaviors of women with urinary incontinence: an integrative literature reviewLaura Hunter Koch
Women s Health Nurse Practitioner Program, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 51:e39-44. 2006b>Urinary incontinence (UI) affects approximately 17 million American women. Women with UI have reported a lower quality of life than women who do not experience UI...
- Urinary incontinence in older community-dwelling women: the role of cognitive and physical function declineAlison J Huang
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, and University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
Obstet Gynecol 109:909-16. 2007To examine the association between cognitive decline, physical function decline, and urinary incontinence in older community-dwelling women.
- The effects of involving a nurse practitioner in primary care for adult patients with urinary incontinence: the PromoCon study (Promoting Continence)Pytha Albers-Heitner
Integrated Care Unit, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 8:84. 2008b>Urinary incontinence affects approximately 5% (800.000) of the Dutch population. Guidelines recommend pelvic floor muscle/bladder training for most patients...
- The current role of the artificial urinary sphincter for the treatment of urinary incontinenceMahreen Hussain
Institute of Urology and Nephrology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
J Urol 174:418-24. 2005..Hence, we reviewed the literature to clarify the role of the AUS and offer a possible solution to its problems in the guise of a new sphincter...
- The association between diabetes mellitus and urinary incontinence in adult womenYenal Izci
Department Primary Care and Community Care, Centre for Family Medicine, Geriatric Care and Public Health, Women Studies Medicine, 117, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 20:947-52. 2009The purpose of the study was to investigate the relationship of diabetes mellitus and urinary incontinence in adult women.
- Urinary incontinence and urinary tract infection: temporal relationships in postmenopausal womenElya E Moore
Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Obstet Gynecol 111:317-23. 2008..To estimate the temporal relationship between self-reported urine loss and incident, symptomatic, microbiologically confirmed urinary tract infection (UTI)...
- Clinicians' views on the feasibility of surgical randomized trials in urogynecology: results of a questionnaire surveyEvangelia Bakali
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK
Neurourol Urodyn 30:69-74. 2011To survey the views of clinicians (urologists and gynecologists) about a proposed randomized surgical trial comparing two approaches for the treatment of women with urinary incontinence and vaginal prolapse.
- Urinary incontinence among group fitness instructors including yoga and pilates teachersKari Bø
Department of Sports Medicine, Norwegian School of Sport Sciences, Oslo, Norway
Neurourol Urodyn 30:370-3. 2011Controversies exist on the role of physical activity on urinary incontinence (UI), and search on PubMed revealed no studies on UI in fitness instructors...
- Risk factors for stress, urge or mixed urinary incontinence in ItalyFabio Parazzini
Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
BJOG 110:927-33. 2003OBJECTIVE: To assess risk factors for different type of urinary incontinence-stress, urge or mixed-and overactive bladder without urinary incontinence. DESIGN: Case-control study. SETTING: Gynaecology clinics...
- Cluster randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of audit and feedback and educational outreach on improving nursing practice and patient outcomesFrancine M Cheater
School of Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, and Leicestershire and Rutland Healthcare NHS Trust, Gorse Hill Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom
Med Care 44:542-51. 2006..Current understanding of implementation methods is limited, and research has focused on changing doctors' behaviors...
- National audit of continence care for older people: results of a pilot study*Adrian Wagg
Clinical Effectiveness and Evaluation Unit, Royal College of Physicians of London, London, UK
J Eval Clin Pract 11:525-32. 2005..This study aimed to develop quality standards, to assess the reliability and utility of the resulting audit package and to report on the standards of care provided in primary care, secondary care and care home setting...
- Systematic reviews of bladder training and voiding programmes in adults: a synopsis of findings on theory and methods using metastudy techniquesBrenda Roe
Faculty of Health and Applied Social Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool, UK
J Adv Nurs 57:3-14. 2007..of four Cochrane systematic reviews on bladder training and voiding programmes for the management of urinary incontinence using metastudy descriptive techniques...
- Brain activity during bladder filling is related to white matter structural changes in older women with urinary incontinenceStasa D Tadic
Division of Geriatric Medicine and Institute on Aging, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Neuroimage 51:1294-302. 2010Evidence from longitudinal studies in community-dwelling elderly links complaints of urgency and urinary incontinence with structural white matter changes known as white matter hyperintensities (WMH)...
- Etiology and predictors of urinary incontinence and its effect on quality of lifeDoris K Y Miu
Department of Medicine and Geriatrics, Kwong Wah Hospital, Hong Kong, China
Geriatr Gerontol Int 10:177-82. 2010b>Urinary incontinence associated with dementia can result in medical comorbidities...
- Prevalence and impact of urinary incontinence among female athletesCristina Jácome
Higher School of Health, University of Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Int J Gynaecol Obstet 114:60-3. 2011To assess the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) in a group of female athletes and to explore its impact on their lives.
- Persistent urinary incontinence and delivery mode history: a six-year longitudinal studyChristine MacArthur
Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, UK
BJOG 113:218-24. 2006OBJECTIVE: To investigate the prevalence of persistent and long term postpartum urinary incontinence and associations with mode of first and subsequent delivery. DESIGN: Longitudinal study...
- A randomized, double-blind, parallel-group comparison of controlled- and immediate-release oxybutynin chloride in urge urinary incontinenceJack Barkin
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Clin Ther 26:1026-36. 2004..CR) QD oxybutynin tablet relative to PO immediate-release (IR) TID oxybutynin in patients with urge urinary incontinence (UI)...
- Treating urinary incontinence in the elderly--conservative therapies that work: a systematic reviewT A M Teunissen
Department of General Practice and Social Medicine, Nijmegen University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Fam Pract 53:25-30, 32. 2004..conservative treatment in the community-based elderly (aged > or = 55 years) with stress, urge, and mixed urinary incontinence. DESIGN: Systematic review of before-after studies or randomized controlled trials on the effect of ..
- Reoperation 10 years after surgically managed pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinenceMary Anna Denman
Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:555.e1-5. 2008This study measured the 10-year risk of reoperation for surgically treated pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence (POPUI) in a community population.
- Behavior profiles in children with functional urinary incontinence before and after incontinence treatmentAn Bael
Department of Pediatric Nephrology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, B 2650 Edegem, Belgium
Pediatrics 121:e1196-200. 2008The purpose of this work was to analyze prospectively the prevalence of behavioral disorders in children with urinary incontinence because of nonneuropathic bladder-sphincter dysfunction before and after treatment for incontinence.
- Urinary incontinence among women with type 1 diabetes--how common is it?Aruna V Sarma
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
J Urol 181:1224-30; discussion 1230. 2009We compared the prevalence, level of bother and effect on daily activities of urinary incontinence among women with type 1 diabetes enrolled in the Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications study to a population based ..
- Pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence in women with surgically managed rectal prolapse: a population-based case-control studyD Altman
Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pelvic Floor Center, Stockholm, Sweden
Dis Colon Rectum 49:28-35. 2006This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of genital prolapse surgery and urinary incontinence in female patients operated on for rectal prolapse compared with a matched control group without rectal prolapse.
- Must colposuspension be associated with sacropexy to prevent postoperative urinary incontinence?Elisabetta Costantini
Department of Medical Surgical Specialties and Public Health, Section of Urology and Andrology, Unit of Urogynaecology, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Eur Urol 51:788-94. 2007..Sixty-six consecutive continent patients with advanced prolapse were randomised into two groups: group A underwent sacropexy combined with a Burch colposuspension; no anti-incontinence procedure was performed in group B patients...
- Holmium laser resection of the prostate (HoLRP): 2-year follow-up dataA Das
Department of Urology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York 10595, USA
Tech Urol 7:252-5. 2001..The HoLRP technique is an effective and durable surgical alternative to standard TURP...
- Quality of life after radical prostatectomy or watchful waitingGunnar Steineck
Department of Oncology and Pathology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
N Engl J Med 347:790-6. 2002..We evaluated symptoms and self-assessments of quality of life in men with localized prostate cancer who participated in a randomized comparison between radical prostatectomy and watchful waiting...
- Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate for men with urinary retentionMatthew D Peterson
Methodist Hospital/Clarian Health Partners, and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
J Urol 174:998-1001; discussion 1001. 2005..CONCLUSIONS: HoLEP is an effective treatment, with low morbidity, for patients with urinary retention. These results suggest that HoLEP may be the ideal treatment for men with urinary retention due to benign prostatic obstruction...
- An initial evaluation of pelvic floor function and quality of life of bladder exstrophy patients after ureterosigmoidostomyJennifer Miles-Thomas
James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, Division of Pediatric Urology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Gastrointest Surg 10:473-7. 2006..In these patients, a significant risk of urofecal incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse exists. Long-term follow-up studies are needed to understand the role of pelvic floor musculature in this complex birth defect...
- Efficacy analysis of trans-obturator tension-free vaginal tape (TVT-O) plus modified Ingelman-Sundberg procedure versus TVT-O alone in the treatment of mixed urinary incontinence: a randomized studyChi Mou Juang
Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, and Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Public Health, National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
Eur Urol 51:1671-8; discussion 1679. 2007The treatment of women with mixed urinary incontinence still poses a great challenge...
- Do clinical or urodynamic parameters predict artificial urinary sphincter outcome in post-radical prostatectomy incontinence?David D Thiel
Department of Urology, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
Urology 69:315-9. 2007..Incontinence after RP is secondary to intrinsic sphincter deficiency, but urodynamics have been advocated before AUS placement to detect factors that could limit surgical success...
- Efficacy of physical therapeutic modalities in women with proven bladder overactivityBary Berghmans
Department of Urology, University Hospital Maastricht, P O Box 5800, 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Eur Urol 41:581-7. 2002..To assess the efficacy of physiotherapeutic treatment modalities in women with proven bladder overactivity...
- Short forms of two condition-specific quality-of-life questionnaires for women with pelvic floor disorders (PFDI-20 and PFIQ-7)M D Barber
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, OH 44195, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:103-13. 2005..condition-specific quality-of-life questionnaires for women with disorders of the pelvic floor including urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and fecal incontinence (Pelvic Floor Distress Inventory and Pelvic Floor Impact ..
- Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in the treatment of neurological patients with urinary symptomsD Skeil
Department of Neurorehabilitation, Sunderland Royal Hospital, Sunderland, UK
BJU Int 88:899-908. 2001..The lack of effect on quality-of-life measures probably reflects the lack of sensitivity in the tools used in this group of patients. We therefore recommend using TENS in this often problematical group of patients...
- Patient-centered goals for pelvic floor dysfunction surgery: what is success, and is it achieved?Kathie L Hullfish
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, 22908, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:88-92. 2002..The purpose of this study was to describe patient-identified goals for pelvic floor dysfunction surgical procedures and patient-reported achievement of those goals...
- Management of complex pelvic floor disorders in a multidisciplinary pelvic floor clinicD S Kapoor
Mayday University Hospital, Department of Urogynaecology and Colorectal Surgery, London Road, Croydon, Surrey, UK
Colorectal Dis 10:118-23. 2008..To identify symptom clusters, management strategies and survey patient satisfaction in our combined multidisciplinary pelvic floor clinic (PFC)...
- Fecal incontinence among morbid obese women seeking for weight loss surgery: an underappreciated association with adverse impact on quality of lifeNir Wasserberg
Division of Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgery, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Int J Colorectal Dis 23:493-7. 2008Morbid obesity is associated with urinary incontinence (UI). The study purpose was to determine the prevalence of fecal incontinence (FI), its associated risk factors, and its impact on quality of life (QOL) in morbidly obese women.
- Follow up of surgical repair of female pelvic floor disorders by a mailed questionnaireHideyasu Matsuyama
Department of Urology, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, Ube, Japan
Int J Urol 13:389-94. 2006..assessed by three disease-specific items (sensation of vaginal bulging, obstructive symptoms, urinary incontinence), and one overall health-related QOL (HR-QOL) item...
- Improving Urinary Continence and Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer PatientsAmy Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2009..10-year survival in patients with prostate cancer - the most common cancer diagnosis in men - incidence of urinary incontinence (UI) resulting from radical prostatectomy is reported to be as high as 87%...
- Iowa Pelvic Floor Disorders Clinical Trials NetworkKarl Kreder; Fiscal Year: 2005Urge and mixed urinary incontinence are common conditions, affecting 10-20% of American women. While several treatment modalities exist, pharmacotherapy remains the mainstay of treatment...
- Natural History of Stress, Urge and Mixed Urinary Incontinence in WomenVATCHE MINASSIAN; Fiscal Year: 2009b>Urinary incontinence (UI) is highly prevalent, affecting women of all ages with significant impact on quality of life. Prevalence of stress UI (i.e. loss of urine on exertion) peaks in midlife, and then declines thereafter...
- Stem Cell Homing for Treatment of Female Pelvic Floor DisordersMargot S Damaser; Fiscal Year: 2010Up to half the women in the U.S. experience female pelvic floor disorders (FPFD): stress urinary incontinence (SUI), fecal incontinence, and pelvic organ prolapse (POP)...
- Visualization of Pelvic Floor ReflexesCHRISTOS EURIPIDES CONSTANTINOU; Fiscal Year: 2010Female urinary incontinence has been recently termed a "silent epidemic", requiring systematic attention and a multidisciplinary approach towards economically ameliorating its impact...
- MOLECULAR AND BIOCHEMICAL STUDY OF COLLAGEN IN PROLAPSEAnthony Visco; Fiscal Year: 2002DESCRIPTION (Adapted from Applicant's Description): Pelvic floor dysfunction including urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse is a major health issue for women resulting in an 11 percent lifetime risk of requiring surgery...
- PRIDE: Program to Reduce Incontinence by Diet & ExerciseDeborah Grady; Fiscal Year: 2007b>Urinary incontinence Is a commonproblem among women that causesdistress, diminished quality of life and dramatic limitations in daily functioning...
- Improving Urinary Continence and Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer PatientsAmy Y Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2010..10-year survival in patients with prostate cancer - the most common cancer diagnosis in men - incidence of urinary incontinence (UI) resulting from radical prostatectomy is reported to be as high as 87%...
- Improving Urinary Continence and Quality of Life in Prostate Cancer PatientsAmy Y Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2011..10-year survival in patients with prostate cancer - the most common cancer diagnosis in men - incidence of urinary incontinence (UI) resulting from radical prostatectomy is reported to be as high as 87%...
- Hormones and Female Urinary IncontinenceTom Lue; Fiscal Year: 2009It is estimated that 100 million men and women are affected by urinary incontinence (UI)...
- Physical Activity and Pelvic Floor DisordersIngrid Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2009..how physical activity impacts pelvic floor disorders is important: half of American women have urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse and one in nine undergoes surgery for these conditions...
- Mechanisms of Female Urinary Incontinence in DiabetesMargot Damaser; Fiscal Year: 2006..debilitating and devastating complications, including these of the lower urinary tract (LUT), such as urinary incontinence. Women with DM have a higher prevalence of LUT complications, contributing to the high prevalence of ..
- Natural History of Stress, Urge and Mixed Urinary Incontinence in WomenVatche A Minassian; Fiscal Year: 2010b>Urinary incontinence (UI) is highly prevalent, affecting women of all ages with significant impact on quality of life. Prevalence of stress UI (i.e. loss of urine on exertion) peaks in midlife, and then declines thereafter...
- URINARY INCONTINENCE--REPRODUCTIVE/HORMONAL RISK FACTORSDavid Thom; Fiscal Year: 2001..determine the association between specific childbirth (parturition) events, hysterectomy, hormone use and urinary incontinence (UI) in later life...
- Regeneration of the Lower Urinary Tract in Nonhuman PrimatesJames Koudy Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010..cell transplantation has been applied clinically for a variety of muscle disorders, including stress urinary incontinence (SUI), which is a manifestation of several kinds of injuries and congenital abnormalities leading to ..
- MUSCLE CELLS MEDIATED GENE THERAPY FOR INCONTINENCEMichael Chancellor; Fiscal Year: 2005b>Urinary incontinence is a major health care problem in the United States and an area of high priority for NIDDK...
- Collagenolysis and Elastolysis in Urinary IncontinenceBertha Chen; Fiscal Year: 2007b>Urinary incontinence is a major health problem in the United States, resulting in an 11% lifetime risk of surgery for women with incontinence and/or prolapse...
- Regeneration of the Lower Urinary Tract in Nonhuman PrimatesJames Williams; Fiscal Year: 2009..cell transplantation has been applied clinically for a variety of muscle disorders, including stress urinary incontinence (SUI), which is a manifestation of several kinds of injuries and congenital abnormalities leading to ..
- URINE LOSS AND PROLAPSE IN NUNS AND THEIR PAROUS SISTERSGUNHILDE BUCHSBAUM; Fiscal Year: 2003..b>Urinary incontinence (UT) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) are common health problems in older women, for which the etiologies ..
- Combined Behavioral and Drug Treatment of Overactive Bladder in MenKathryn Burgio; Fiscal Year: 2009..Therefore, this study will yield important information related to optimizing treatment of OAB in men. ..
- Combined Behavioral and Drug Treatment of Overactive Bladder in MenKATHRYN LARSEN BURGIO; Fiscal Year: 2010..Therefore, this study will yield important information related to optimizing treatment of OAB in men. ..
- Physical Activity and Pelvic Floor DisordersIngrid E Nygaard; Fiscal Year: 2010..how physical activity impacts pelvic floor disorders is important: half of American women have urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse and one in nine undergoes surgery for these conditions...
- Risk Factors for Urinary Incontinence in WomenFrancine Grodstein; Fiscal Year: 2010This is the final resubmission of a competing renewal to examine risk factors for urinary incontinence. Estimates in middle-aged and older women indicate that 30-40% have urinary incontinence (UI);in those over 60 years, 12% report ..
- Risk Factors for Urinary Incontinence in WomenFrancine Grodstein; Fiscal Year: 2009This is the final resubmission of a competing renewal to examine risk factors for urinary incontinence. Estimates in middle-aged and older women indicate that 30-40% have urinary incontinence (UI); in those over 60 years, 12% report ..
- Neurophysiology and Biomechanics of Urethra in Stress Urinary IncontinenceNaoki Yoshimura; Fiscal Year: 2007Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is defined as involuntary loss of urine secondary to an increase in abdominal pressure during events such as sneezing, coughing or laughing in the absence of bladder contractions...
- Developmental plasticity of micturation reflexesMARGARET ANN VIZZARD; Fiscal Year: 2010..It is anticipated that these studies will provide insights into potential targets and therapeutic interventions for childhood and adult voiding dysfunctions. ..
- Developmental plasticity of micturation reflexesMARGARET VIZZARD; Fiscal Year: 2009..It is anticipated that these studies will provide insights into potential targets and therapeutic interventions for childhood and adult voiding dysfunctions. ..
- QUALITY-OF-CARE INDICATORS FOR OVERACTIVE BLADDER SYMPTOMSJennifer Anger; Fiscal Year: 2007..bladder (OAB) is defined by the International Continence Society as urinary urgency, with or without urge urinary incontinence, usually with frequency and nocturia...