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Consider Acupuncture for Incontinence, But Not Infertility Due To PCOS

TUESDAY, June 27, 2017 -- Acupuncture, a 3,000-year-old healing technique, received mixed reviews in two new studies from China -- one focusing on incontinence and the other on a cause of female infertility. A research team found acupuncture did...
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

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Condition:   Infertility, Female Intervention:   Procedure: personal embryo transfer Sponsor:   Reproductive & Genetic Hospital of CITIC-Xiangya Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
CONCLUSION: The efficacy of vaginal laser treatment of SUI has not been assessed in comparative studies. More rigorous and adequately powered trials are required to assess the relative benefits and adverse event profile of laser treatment of SUI, as compared with other minimally invasive procedures. PMID: 29033365 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Progres en Urologie - Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Prog Urol Source Type: research
Conclusion: The change project is bringing   bladder health promotion to the forefront of the public health nursing service. With the addition of education sessions for nurses it will ensure best practice is promoted and the highest service will be provided to patients.Clinic staff nurses are currently working closely with Tertiary services to reduce unnecessary Urodynamic investigations. Our method of first line treatment plans in conjunction with Gp's for medication management where necessary is a viable way of achieving this.Our ultimate goal is to create a system of Direct referral pathways between hospital and co...
Source: International Journal of Integrated Care - Category: Nursing Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewThe purpose of this study is to determine whether neural and/or endocrine factors are related to urinary and sexual disease comorbidity.Recent FindingsCommon neural circuitries at cerebral, spinal, and peripheral levels participate in the control of urogenital organs. The convergence and crosstalk of pelvic organ information in the central nervous system may underlie comorbidity of urinary-sexual dysfunctions, and also subserve the success of genital and tibial nerve stimulation therapies to treat overactive bladder. Nonetheless, the relevance of gonadal hormones to the pathophysiology of urinary-s...
Source: Current Sexual Health Reports - Category: Sexual Medicine Source Type: research
ConclusionThis prospective non‐randomized study shows long‐term differences in QoL domains after bilateral nerve‐sparing RARP and brachytherapy. Differences in patient satisfaction should be further explored. These results could be used to counsel patients in the decision‐making process.
Source: BJU International - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
Source: Gynecological Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Authors: Source Type: research
ConclusionWith all four patients in our study having undetectable PSAs 12 months post ablation, and with no patient developing urinary incontinence due to the cryoablation, MRI-guided cryoablation appears to be a promising treatment option in patients who are poor surgical candidates due to prior pelvic surgery and/or radiation.
Source: CardioVascular and Interventional Radiology - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
ConclusionsThe expressions of Cxs and TRP channels on urothelial cells in voided urine could be related to LUTS. Further analysis of urothelial cells in voided urine has the potential to reveal the mechanism of the LUTS and develop new markers with non‐invasive methods.
Source: Neurourology and Urodynamics - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL CLINICAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
By Amy Orciari Herman Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Lorenzo Di Francesco, MD, FACP, FHM Two new trials in JAMA report mixed findings for acupuncture: One shows that acupuncture may help treat stress urinary incontinence, while the other shows no effect on infertility …
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - Category: Primary Care Source Type: news
(MedPage Today) -- Two acupuncture studies find different outcomes in different conditions
Source: MedPage Today Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news
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