Relationship among vaginal palpation, vaginal squeeze pressure, electromyographic and ultrasonographic variables of female pelvic floor muscles

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BACKGROUND The proper evaluation of the pelvic floor muscles (PFM) is essential for choosing the correct treatment. Currently, there is no gold standard for the assessment of female PFM function. OBJECTIVE To determine the correlation between vaginal palpation, vaginal squeeze pressure, and electromyographic and ultrasonographic variables of the female… (More)

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@inproceedings{Pereira2014RelationshipAV, title={Relationship among vaginal palpation, vaginal squeeze pressure, electromyographic and ultrasonographic variables of female pelvic floor muscles}, author={Vanessa Santos Pereira and Humberto Sadanobu Hirakawa and Ana Beatriz Bortolozo Oliveira and P Driusso}, booktitle={Brazilian journal of physical therapy}, year={2014} }