Pelvic physiotherapy may improve stress urinary incontinence Original paper

In this meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, pelvic floor muscle training improved some clinical symptoms of stress urinary incontinence.

This Study Summary was published on February 8, 2024.

Quick Summary

In this meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials, pelvic floor muscle training improved some clinical symptoms of stress urinary incontinence.

What was studied?

The effect of pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) on clinical symptoms of stress urinary incontinence (SUI).

Specifically, the following outcomes were examined:

  • Urinary incontinence severity assessed using the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire–Short Form (ICIQ-SF) and the pad test
  • Pelvic floor muscle (PFM) function assessed using the Oxford Scale and manometry
  • Urinary incontinence improvement
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Who was studied?

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How was it studied?

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What were the results?

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This Study Summary was published on February 8, 2024.