Category Archives: Scientific articles

Innovative treatment modalities for urinary incontinence: a European survey identifying experience and attitude of healthcare providers

By Arnoud W. Kastelein, Maarten F. A. Dicker, Brent C. Opmeer, Sònia Anglès, Kaisa E. Raatikainen, Joan F. Alonso, Diana Tăut, Olavi Airaksinen, Linda D. Cardozo, Jan-Paul W. R. Roovers, on behalf of the WOMEN-UP consortium. Urinary incontinence is a common condition in women, with a reported prevalence ranging from 25% to 51%. Of these women, an estimated 38% suffer from stress urinary incontinence (SUI). A European research consortium is investigating an innovative system based on information…
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Prevalence, incidence, and remission rates of urinary incontinence in women attended in gynecological practice

  By Montserrat Espuña-Pons, Cristina Ros, Jose Antonio Ortega, Francisca Aliaga, Amelia Pérez-González, Maria José Palau. This paper aims to assess the prevalence of urinary incontinence (UI) in a cohort of women attended in primary care gynecological and estimate the incidence and remission rates of UI symptoms at 1 year. METHODS We performed a multicenter prospective…
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