Pelvic floor electrical stimulation for the treatment of urge and mixed urinary incontinence in women.

@article{Siegel1997PelvicFE,
  title={Pelvic floor electrical stimulation for the treatment of urge and mixed urinary incontinence in women.},
  author={Steven W. Siegel and D. Ashley Richardson and Kim L Miller and Mickey M. Karram and N. B. Blackwood and Peter K. Sand and David R. Staskin and Jeffrey P Tuttle},
  journal={Urology},
  year={1997},
  volume={50 6},
  pages={934-40}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the efficacy of daily or every-other-day electrical stimulation in treating detrusor instability (urge) or urge plus genuine stress (mixed) urinary incontinence in women. METHODS A multicenter, prospective, nonrandomized study enrolled subjects with urge and mixed urinary incontinence assigned to daily or every-other-day treatments (15 minutes twice daily) using pelvic floor stimulation. Outcome measures assessed were (1) leakage episodes, nocturnal episodes, voiding… CONTINUE READING

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