Els Visser

Summary

Affiliation: University Medical Center Groningen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Active encouragement of older women with urinary incontinence in primary care to undergo diagnosis and treatment: a matched-pair cluster randomized controlled trial
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, PO Box 196, 9700 AD Groningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Maturitas 80:212-9. 2015
  2. doi The effect of systematic screening of older women for urinary incontinence on treatment uptake: the URINO trial
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Maturitas 74:334-40. 2013
  3. pmc Systematic screening for urinary incontinence in older women: who could benefit from it?
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Scand J Prim Health Care 30:21-8. 2012
  4. doi Impact of urinary incontinence on sexual functioning in community-dwelling older women
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 11:1757-65. 2014
  5. pmc Severity, not type, is the main predictor of decreased quality of life in elderly women with urinary incontinence: a population-based study as part of a randomized controlled trial in primary care
    Janka A Barentsen
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:153. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Active encouragement of older women with urinary incontinence in primary care to undergo diagnosis and treatment: a matched-pair cluster randomized controlled trial
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, PO Box 196, 9700 AD Groningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Maturitas 80:212-9. 2015
    ..The URINO trial investigated the effect of offering treatment to older women with urinary incontinence in the general population, who had not sought help on their own initiative...
  2. doi The effect of systematic screening of older women for urinary incontinence on treatment uptake: the URINO trial
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Maturitas 74:334-40. 2013
    ..In the URINO trial the effects and cost-effectiveness of actively encouraging older women to undergo diagnostics and treatment for urinary incontinence were compared with usual care...
  3. pmc Systematic screening for urinary incontinence in older women: who could benefit from it?
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Scand J Prim Health Care 30:21-8. 2012
    ..To identify women who are suffering from urinary incontinence but do not consult a physician and to identify reasons for this...
  4. doi Impact of urinary incontinence on sexual functioning in community-dwelling older women
    Els Visser
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Sex Med 11:1757-65. 2014
    ..Knowledge on the sexual health of patients with urinary incontinence in primary care is scarce; therefore, the impact of urinary incontinence on sexual functioning was examined in community-dwelling older women...
  5. pmc Severity, not type, is the main predictor of decreased quality of life in elderly women with urinary incontinence: a population-based study as part of a randomized controlled trial in primary care
    Janka A Barentsen
    Department of General Practice, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:153. 2012
    ..This study explores whether differences exist between types of urinary incontinence (stress, urgency or mixed) and severity of the symptoms, with regard to their effects on generic and condition-specific quality of life...