Pelvic floor muscle activation during singing : a pilot study

@inproceedings{Bedekar2012PelvicFM,
  title={Pelvic floor muscle activation during singing : a pilot study},
  author={Nilima Bedekar},
  year={2012}
}
The objectives of this study were to examine the effects of voluntary sub-maximal activation of the pelvic floor muscles (PFMs) during singing on PFM strength and compliance with the exercise regime. The participants in this pilot interventional study were a convenience sample of 11 asymptomatic (eight at follow-up) and seven symptomatic (five at follow-up) individuals. The primary outcome measures were: PFM strength assessment by vaginal examination; biofeedback evaluation of electromyographic… CONTINUE READING