Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in children with overactive bladder: a randomized clinical trial.

@article{Lordlo2010TranscutaneousEN,
  title={Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation in children with overactive bladder: a randomized clinical trial.},
  author={Patr{\'i}cia Lord{\^e}lo and A V F F Teles and Maria Lu{\'i}za Veiga and Lu{\'i}s Cl{\'a}udio Lemos Correia and Ubirajara Barroso},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2010},
  volume={184 2},
  pages={683-9}
}
PURPOSE We evaluated the effectiveness of parasacral transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation to treat overactive bladder in children. We designed a prospective randomized trial with sham control for this evaluation. MATERIALS AND METHODS We prospectively randomized 25 girls and 12 boys with an average age of 7.6 years (range 4 to 12) into the test (active treatment) or sham (superficial scapular electrical stimulation) group. A total of 20 sessions, 20 minutes each (10 Hz) were performed… CONTINUE READING

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