Can pelvic floor muscle training reverse pelvic organ prolapse and reduce prolapse symptoms? An assessor-blinded, randomized, controlled trial.

@article{Braekken2010CanPF,
  title={Can pelvic floor muscle training reverse pelvic organ prolapse and reduce prolapse symptoms? An assessor-blinded, randomized, controlled trial.},
  author={I. H. Braekken and M. Majida and M. E. Engh and K. B{\o}},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2010},
  volume={203 2},
  pages={
          170.e1-7
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle training in reversing pelvic organ prolapse and alleviating symptoms. STUDY DESIGN This assessor-blinded, parallel group, randomized, controlled trial conducted at a university hospital and a physical therapy clinic randomly assigned 109 women with prolapse stages I, II, and III to pelvic floor muscle training (n = 59) or control (n = 50). Both groups received lifestyle advices and learned "the Knack… Expand
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