Neuromodulative treatment with percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for intractable detrusor instability: outcomes following a shortened 6-week protocol.

@article{Yoong2010NeuromodulativeTW,
  title={Neuromodulative treatment with percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation for intractable detrusor instability: outcomes following a shortened 6-week protocol.},
  author={Wai Yoong and Alexandra E Ridout and Mellisa Damodaram and Rosemary Dadswell},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2010},
  volume={106 11},
  pages={1673-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe our initial outcome data following a shortened 6-week treatment protocol with percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) in women with overactive bladder syndrome (OABS) unresponsive to bladder retraining and anticholinergic therapy. PATIENTS AND METHODS This was a prospective observational study over a 6-month period. In all, 43 women with OABS refractory to medical therapy were treated with a shortened PTNS protocol that consisted of 6 weekly 30 min sessions. Bladder… CONTINUE READING
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