Extracorporeal magnetic energy stimulation of pelvic floor muscles for urodynamic stress incontinence of urine in women.

@article{Ismail2009ExtracorporealME,
  title={Extracorporeal magnetic energy stimulation of pelvic floor muscles for urodynamic stress incontinence of urine in women.},
  author={Sharif I. M. F. Ismail and G. L. Forward and Lucy Bastin and Kathie Wareham and Simon J. Emery and Malcolm G. Lucas},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={35-9}
}
The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy, side effects and drop out rate of extra-corporeal magnetic energy stimulation of pelvic floor muscles for urodynamic stress incontinence of urine in women. It was a prospective non-controlled study at 2 district general hospitals in South Wales. It included 48 female patients with urodynamic stress incontinence of urine, who had 16, twice weekly treatment sessions. Pad test was the primary outcome measure and continence diary, King's Health and… CONTINUE READING