pelvic floor disorders


Summary: Injury, weakening, or PROLAPSE of the pelvic muscles, surrounding connective tissues or ligaments (PELVIC FLOOR).

Top Publications

  1. Deprest J, Feola A. The need for preclinical research on pelvic floor reconstruction. BJOG. 2013;120:141-143 pubmed publisher
  2. Whicker M, Black J, Altwerger G, Menderes G, Feinberg J, Ratner E. Management of sexuality, intimacy, and menopause symptoms in patients with ovarian cancer. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017;217:395-403 pubmed publisher
  3. Tan A, Hong L, Zhao Y, Jiang L. [Influence of postoperative pelvic floor function on different surgical procedures of hysterectomy]. Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi. 2017;52:301-306 pubmed publisher
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  4. Kruger J, Budgett S, Wong V, Nielsen P, Nash M, Smalldridge J, et al. Characterizing levator-ani muscle stiffness pre- and post-childbirth in European and Polynesian women in New Zealand: a pilot study. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2017;96:1234-1242 pubmed publisher
    ..There are strong associations between muscle damage and subsequent pelvic floor disorders. This study aimed to quantify levator-ani muscle stiffness during the third trimester of pregnancy and ..
  5. Reginelli A, Di Grezia G, Gatta G, Iacobellis F, Rossi C, Giganti M, et al. Role of conventional radiology and MRi defecography of pelvic floor hernias. BMC Surg. 2013;13 Suppl 2:S53 pubmed publisher define the role of conventional radiology and MRI in the evaluation of pelvic floor hernias in female pelvic floor disorders. A MEDLINE and PubMed search was performed for journals before March 2013 with MeSH major terms 'MR ..
  6. Akulenko L, Kasyan G, Kozlova Y, Tupikina N, Vishnevsky D, Pushkar D. [Female pelvic floor dysfunction from the perspectives of genetic studies]. Urologiia. 2017;:76-81 pubmed
    ..The systematic accumulation of data, their reproduction in different populations and ethnic groups is necessary to further generalize the evidence on the pathogenesis and the functional significance of each gene variant. ..
  7. Osborne L, Whittall C, Emanuel R, Emery S, Reed P. Randomized Controlled Trial of the Effect of a Brief Telephone Support Intervention on Initial Attendance at Physiotherapy Group Sessions for Pelvic Floor Problems. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017;98:2247-2252 pubmed publisher
    ..A brief telephone support call may be an effective method to enhance patient attendance at treatment, but it may work best when targeted at certain groups of individuals. ..
  8. van Gruting I, Stankiewicz A, Kluivers K, De Bin R, Blake H, Sultan A, et al. Accuracy of Four Imaging Techniques for Diagnosis of Posterior Pelvic Floor Disorders. Obstet Gynecol. 2017;130:1017-1024 pubmed publisher
    ..imaging (MRI), transperineal ultrasonography, and endovaginal ultrasonography for detecting posterior pelvic floor disorders (rectocele, enterocele, intussusception, and anismus) in women with obstructed defecation syndrome and ..
  9. Zhao Y, Xiao M, Tang F, Tang W, Yin H, Sun G, et al. The effect of water immersion delivery on the strength of pelvic floor muscle and pelvic floor disorders during postpartum period: An experimental study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e8124 pubmed publisher
    ..the effect of water immersion delivery on increasing strength of pelvic floor muscle (PFM) and relieving pelvic floor disorders (PFDs) during postpartum period...