Meta-Analysis of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training: Randomized Controlled Trials in Incontinent Women

@article{Choi2007MetaAnalysisOP,
  title={Meta-Analysis of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training: Randomized Controlled Trials in Incontinent Women},
  author={Heejung Choi and M. Palmer and Jeongok Park},
  journal={Nursing Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={56},
  pages={226-234}
}
  • Heejung Choi, M. Palmer, Jeongok Park
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • Nursing Research
  • Background: Although many studies have reported the effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) for treating female urinary incontinence, the magnitude of the effect and the optimal configuration of the parameters of the training have not been clearly determined. Objectives: The aims of this meta-analysis were: (a) to calculate the effect size of pelvic floor muscle training compared to no treatment on incontinent episodes, urine leakage amount, and perceived severity of urine loss… CONTINUE READING
    45 Citations
    Effect of Weight Training with Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in Elderly Women with Urinary Incontinence
    • 2
    Osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) for lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in women.
    • 18
    • PDF
    Effectiveness of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training for Urinary Incontinence: Comparison Within and Between Nonhomebound and Homebound Older Adults
    • S. Engberg, S. Sereika
    • Medicine
    • Journal of wound, ostomy, and continence nursing : official publication of The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society
    • 2016
    • 7

    References

    SHOWING 1-10 OF 46 REFERENCES
    Pelvic floor muscle training for urinary incontinence in women.
    • 159
    • Highly Influential
    Physical therapies for prevention of urinary and faecal incontinence in adults.
    • 77
    Conservative treatment of stress urinary incontinence in women: a systematic review of randomized clinical trials.
    • 303
    • Highly Influential
    An objective assessment of physiotherapy for female genuine stress incontinence
    • 161
    Controlled trial of pelvic floor exercises in the treatment of urinary stress incontinence in general practice.
    • 117
    • PDF
    Management of urinary incontinence in women: scientific review.
    • 202
    • PDF
    A comparison of effectiveness of biofeedback and pelvic muscle exercise treatment of stress incontinence in older community-dwelling women.
    • 224
    • Highly Influential
    FES-biofeedback versus intensive pelvic floor muscle exercise for the prevention and treatment of genuine stress incontinence.
    • 36
    • PDF
    Biofeedback and Pelvic Floor Exercises for the Rehabilitation of Urinary Stress Incontinence
    • 91
    • Highly Influential