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Evaluation of quality of life and sexual satisfaction in women suffering from chronic pelvic pain with or without endometriosis.
INTRODUCTION Chronic pelvic pain (CPP) is one of the most frequent symptoms in women of reproductive age. This is an enigmatic clinical condition that results from the complex interactions ofExpand
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Single-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training, Electrical Stimulation, Vaginal Cones, and No Active Treatment in the Management of Stress Urinary Incontinence
PURPOSE To compare the effectiveness of pelvic floor exercises, electrical stimulation, vaginal cones, and no active treatment in women with urodynamic stress urinary incontinence. PATIENTS ANDExpand
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Pelvic floor muscle training for treatment of pelvic organ prolapse: an assessor-blinded randomized controlled trial
Introduction and hypothesisThis pilot study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse.MethodsThirty-seven women withExpand
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Efficacy of pelvic floor muscle training and hypopressive exercises for treating pelvic organ prolapse in women: randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE Previous studies have shown that women with pelvic floor dysfunctions present decreased cross-sectional area (CSA) of the levator ani muscle. One way to assess the effects ofExpand
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Impact of pelvic floor muscle training on the quality of life in women with urinary incontinence.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of pelvic floor muscle (PFM) training on the quality of life (QOL) in women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). METHODS Prospective clinical trial with 36 womenExpand
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Prospective randomized comparison of oxybutynin, functional electrostimulation, and pelvic floor training for treatment of detrusor overactivity in women
The purpose of this study is to compare the effectiveness of oxybutynin, functional electrostimulation (FES), and pelvic floor training (PFT) for treatment of women with detrusor overactivity.Expand
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Impact of supervised physiotherapeutic pelvic floor exercises for treating female stress urinary incontinence.
CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE Urinary incontinence is a public health problem that affects more than 200 million people worldwide. Stress incontinence is the most prevalent type. Pelvic floor muscleExpand
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Anterior vaginal wall prolapse: a randomized controlled trial of SIS graft versus traditional colporrhaphy
Introduction and hypothesisThis study seeks to compare the small intestine submucosa (SIS) graft with traditional colporrhaphy (TC) for surgical treatment of anterior vaginal prolapse.MethodsSubjectsExpand
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Can hypopressive exercises provide additional benefits to pelvic floor muscle training in women with pelvic organ prolapse?
The aim of the study was to compare the effect of hypopressive exercises including pelvic floor muscle contraction, pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) alone and control on pelvic floor muscleExpand
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Randomized controlled trial comparing TVT-O and TVT-S for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: 2-year results
Introduction and hypothesisThe aim was to compare the efficacy and safety of single-incision sling TVT-Secur (TVT-S) and transobturator midurethral sling (TVT-O) for the treatment of stress urinaryExpand
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