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Rings pessaries to improve female pelvic organ prolapse and quality of life

Posted by on Jan 18, 2019 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the effectiveness of ring pessaries on pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in women. It concluded that ring pessaries are safe and effective.  Some background Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a common condition among women. It is most common in those who have given birth and those who are postmenopausal. It involves the...

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Yoga for urinary incontinence

Posted by on Jan 12, 2019 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the effectiveness of yoga for female urinary incontinence. It concluded that yoga can help stress and mixed urinary incontinence.  Some background Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is urine leakage when there is pressure on the bladder. It is often observed when a patient coughs, sneezes or exercises....

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Can the ProACT device help with stress urinary incontinence after surgery for prostate cancer?

Posted by on Jan 12, 2019 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the long-term safety and effectiveness of a surgical implant called the ProACT, on stress urinary incontinence after prostate cancer surgery. This study found that this implant led to significant improvements in quality of life in these patients. Some background Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is the...

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Evaluating the effectiveness of the adjustable transobturator male system (ATOMS) to treat urinary incontinence

Posted by on Jan 8, 2019 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of a surgical implant called the adjustable transobturator male system (ATOMS), in improving quality of life and side-effects of stress urinary incontinence after prostate cancer surgery. This study found that this implant led to significant improvements in quality of life in these...

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A bulking agent for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence

Posted by on Dec 28, 2018 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the safety and effectiveness of a urethral bulking agent used to treat female stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The study concluded that it could be a safer alternative to surgery. Some background Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is urine leakage when there is pressure on the bladder. It is often observed...

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A bulking agent for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence

Posted by on Dec 28, 2018 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the safety and effectiveness of a urethral bulking agent used to treat female stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The study concluded that it could be a safer alternative to surgery. Some background Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is urine leakage when there is pressure on the bladder. It is often observed...

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Can bulking agents fix failed urethral slings?

Posted by on Dec 28, 2018 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the effectiveness of bulking agents being used to rescue failed urethral slings in patients with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). It concluded that bulking agents could improve persistent SUI symptoms after urethral sling surgery.  Some background Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is urine leakage when there...

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Can bulking agents fix failed urethral slings?

Posted by on Dec 28, 2018 in Urinary incontinence | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study looked at the effectiveness of bulking agents being used to rescue failed urethral slings in patients with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). It concluded that bulking agents could improve persistent SUI symptoms after urethral sling surgery.  Some background Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is urine leakage when there...

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