Researchers saw a benefit in acupuncture for urinary incontinence, but did not see an impact for women with PCOS related infertiltiy.
The cumulative incidence was lower if the initial surgery was SUI only and higher if an initial POP procedure was performed, whether POP only or SUI+POP.
Lowest quartile of serum testosterone is associated with 48% and 65% increased odds of stress and mixed urinary incontinence, respectively.
Researchers identified a predictor of new-onset UI after HoLEP that may aid urologists in clinical practice.
Treatment group participants improved toileting skills with 150 minutes of walking per week and twice weekly strength training classes.
Satisfaction was equally high 3 months after prolapse surgery in women who were instructed to liberally resume activities compared with those instructed to restrict postoperative activities.
Erosions occurred in 2.7% of patients compared with 1.6% of patients who underwent SUI sling implantation alone.
Overall, 37 and 74% of the men reported improvement in urgency and urge incontinence, respectively.
Compared with sacral neuromodulation, onabotulinumtoxinA resulted in a small improvement.
After 10 years, objective and subjective cure rates were 69 and 64%, respectively.
Randomized trial shows cost-effectiveness of trans-obturator versus tension-free vaginal tape.
Consistent mean reductions in urinary incontinence; durable improvements in quality of life.
Incidence of UI among men with OSA was 2.3%.
The number of urinary incontinence visits has increased from 10.7 million to 13.6 million since 1999.
Significantly higher M1/M2 cytokines, chemokines, MMP-9 and -2 in women with mesh-vagina explants.
Large prostates and bladder neck sparing also predict longer time to return of continence.
TURP and EBRT after seed implantation are associated with development of urge urinary incontinence.
In second study, exercise also found to improve nocturia.
Pelvic floor exercises appear to improve symptoms more than watchful waiting in older women.
More than 95% of women reported no stress urinary incontinence at 2-, 5-, and 10 year follow-up.
Lower rates of awareness of prolapse, reoperation for prolapse; higher rates of de novo incontinence.
Modified technique improved stress urinary incontinence in nearly three-quarters of patients.
Agency aims to improve treatment of pelvic organ prolapse.
Preoperative testing overused and underused; estimated charge of overused testing, 18/patient.
Some 83% of women who experienced SUI after sling release reported feeling significantly bothered by their symptoms.
Researchers also find a significant association between smoking and secondary nocturnal enuresis.
Trainees only achieved a 5% or lower bladder perforation rate after they had performed 20 to 80 surgeries.
A high cure rate was observed in women with de novo OAB symptoms following transobturator tape surgery.
Findings less promising for mixed urinary incontinence after 1 year of follow up.
It was associated with double the risk of reoperation compared with retropubic midurethral tape surgery.
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