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- Urinary incontinence news in brief. // Urology Times;11/1/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p18
Reports on the findings of several research about urinary incontinence. Tendency of patients who are older or ineligible for managed care to choose behavioral therapy for urge incontinence; Effectiveness of anticholinergic drugs for mixed incontinence; Possible underlying neurologic deficit in...
- New procedure stops stress incontinence. // Brown University Long-Term Care Quality Advisor;6/10/96, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p7
Reports on the efficacy and safety of percutaneous bladder neck stabilization or the Vesica PBNS procedure in stopping urinary stress incontinence. Use as an alternative to traditional bladder neck and urethra suspension.
- Don't make assumptions about postsuspension symptoms. Guttman, Cheryl // Urology Times;Nov95, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p29
Reports on a study involving a retrospective chart review to identify women who presented over a two year period with symptoms of urgency, frequency and mixed type incontinence after undergoing bladder neck suspension for classic stress incontinence. Call to physicians not to assume detrusor...
- Use cough, Valsalva together to demonstrate SUI. Tennant, Scott // Urology Times;Oct2000, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p18
Reports on the results of a study conducted by researchers from the University of California in Davis, which recommends using cough and the Valsalva maneuver together to aid in the diagnosis of stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Comparison of the abdominal pressure generated from coughing and...
- Sling yields results without correcting mobility. Overmyer, Mac // Urology Times;Oct2000, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p20
Reports on the results of a study conducted by researcher Bruce Carlin from the Washington University in Saint Louis, Missouri, which found out that tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) has shown significant positive results as a treatment for urinary stress incontinence. Effectiveness of using TVT...
- Stress incontinence surgery: Stick with the old--for now. Bowser, Andrew // Urology Times;Jun97, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p32
Presents the views of physicians regarding stress incontinence surgery. Testimonies regarding efficacy of pubovaginal sling procedure and Burch colposuspension technique; Cure rates; Impact of suture position on bladder rotation.
- Percutaneous needle suspension outcomes poor for SUI. Guttman, Cheryl // Urology Times;Jun99, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p6
Reports on the poor outcomes yielded by a study of the use of a bone anchor system to improve the success of percutaneous needle suspension for stress urinary incontinence. Failure rate of the procedure in a study of 42 respondents; Urethral hypermobility reported by respondents who have...
- Laparoscopic bladder neck suspension not durable. Guttman, Cheryl // Urology Times;Jun99, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p7
Focuses on the poor long-term results reported in the use of extraperitoneal laparoscopic bladder neck suspension in the management of anatomic stress urinary incontinence. Low rate of complete continence reported by 50 women who had undergone the surgery; Potential risk factors for failure;...
- A 75-year-old retired man with stress and urge incontinence. Weiss, Jeffrey P.; Blaivas, Jerry G. // Contemporary Urology;Sep2001, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p69
Presents a case report on an aged man with urinary stress and urge incontinence. Medical history of the patient; Results of medical examinations; Analysis and diagnosis; Treatment of the disorder.