Biofeedback in treatment of stress urinary incontinence in women

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The efficiency of pelvic muscle exercises combined with biofeedback in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence was accessed in 39 women. The duration of treatment was 3 months. 11 (28.2 %) of women after treatment were complete free from the symptoms of stress urinary incontinence, and 20 (51.3%) — had significant decrease in the severity of symptoms. The positive effect was absent in 8 (20.5%) patients, 7 of them had stress urinary incontinence secondary to urethral sphincter deficiency

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Salman Hasunovich Al-Shukri

St.-Petersburg State I. P. Pavlov Medical University

doctor of medical science, professor, head of the department. Department of Urology

Igor Valentinovich Kuzmin

St.-Petersburg State I. P. Pavlov Medical University

doctor of medical science, professor. Department of Urology

Svetlana Leonidovna Kyrkunova

St.-Petersburg State I. P. Pavlov Medical University

candidate of medical science. Urology Clinic


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