In a study, 24% of women with any urinary incontinence reported that the condition affected their daily activities.
At a median follow-up of 8.5 years, no increased risk for pelvic malignancy seen following mesh or nonmesh SUI surgery
Patients with overactive bladders may experience stress, embarrassment, and a lowered quality of life. However, there are a number of lifestyle changes they can implement that may lessen their symptoms. Making some small changes can be easier than patients realize. What are some changes patients can make?
Clinical and urodynamic criteria for antimuscarinic nonresponse in men are needed along with more quality research on treatment alternatives.
Researchers conducted meta-analyses to investigate the real rates of persistence and adherence to overactive bladder drug therapies and moderating factors.
Higher cardiovascular morbidity was associated with more severe urge urinary incontinence and worse quality of life.
Urethral atrophy occurs significantly more frequently and earlier in radical prostatectomy patients who receive radiation therapy after rather than before artificial urinary sphincter insertion, a study found.
Adherence to diuretic therapy decreases as lower urinary tract symptoms increase in severity, according to a new study.
Widespread use of group-based pelvic floor muscle training in clinical practice could improve the affordability and availability of urinary incontinence treatment for older women, according to investigators.
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