Intravaginal electrical stimulation. Clinical experiments of urethral closure.

@article{Erlandson1977IntravaginalES,
  title={Intravaginal electrical stimulation. Clinical experiments of urethral closure.},
  author={B. E. Erlandson and Magnus Fall and Tomas Sundin},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology. Supplementum},
  year={1977},
  volume={44},
  pages={31-9}
}
The effect on the urethra of intravaginal electrical stimulation (IVS) was registered by means of urethral pressure profiles (UPP). With the object of finding the most appropriate electrical parameters and optimal electrode positions within the vagina, 24 patients with stress incontinence, 22 with urgency and 4 continent women were studied. Electrical stimulation was given via an obturator with seven electrodes, which could be connected in different combinations of pairs. In all the women… CONTINUE READING

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