The effect of non-surgical weight loss interventions on urinary incontinence in overweight women: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

@article{Vissers2014TheEO,
  title={The effect of non-surgical weight loss interventions on urinary incontinence in overweight women: a systematic review and meta-analysis.},
  author={Dirk K. Vissers and Hedwig Neels and Alexandra Vermandel and Stefan G de Wachter and Wiebren A A Tjalma and J-J Wyndaele and Jan Taeymans},
  journal={Obesity reviews : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 7},
  pages={610-7}
}
Although the aetiology of urinary incontinence can be multifactorial, in some cases weight loss could be considered as a part of the therapeutic approach for urinary incontinence in people who are overweight. The objective of this study was to review and meta-analyse the effect of non-surgical weight loss interventions on urinary incontinence in overweight women. Web of Science, PubMed, Pedro, SPORTDiscus and Cochrane were systematically searched for clinical trials that met the a priori set… CONTINUE READING
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