Overactive bladder: magnetic versus electrical stimulation.

  title={Overactive bladder: magnetic versus electrical stimulation.},
  author={S Takahashi and Tadaichi Kitamura},
  journal={Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology},
  volume={15 5},
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review recent literature on the electrical and magnetic stimulation of the sacral nerve roots and pelvic floor for the treatment of overactive bladder. RECENT FINDINGS Overactive bladder is a common condition affecting millions of women worldwide, with a significant effect on quality of life. Electrical stimulation and neuromodulation of the sacral nerve roots have provided a useful alternative for these patients with satisfactory outcomes. The use of the procedures has… CONTINUE READING