Effect of pelvic-floor muscle strengthening on bladder neck mobility: a clinical trial.

@article{Hung2011EffectOP,
  title={Effect of pelvic-floor muscle strengthening on bladder neck mobility: a clinical trial.},
  author={Hsiu-Chuan Hung and S M Hsiao and Shu-Yun Chih and Ho-Hsiung Lin and Jau-Yih Tsauo},
  journal={Physical therapy},
  year={2011},
  volume={91 7},
  pages={
          1030-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Pelvic-floor muscle (PFM) strengthening has been widely used to treat people with urinary incontinence (UI). However, its effect on bladder neck position and stiffness is unknown. OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to investigate the effect of PFM strengthening on bladder neck mobility for women with stress UI (SUI) or mixed UI (MUI). DESIGN This study was conducted as a single-group pretest-posttest design. SETTING This study was conducted mainly at the Life Quality & Health… CONTINUE READING

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