Frailty Predicts Incident Urinary Incontinence Among Hospitalized Older Adults —A 1-Year Prospective Cohort Study
The relationship between frailty and urinary incontinence (UI) remains highly complex. There is limited data on the impact of frailty on new-onset UI among hospitalized older adults. Thus, we examined the ability of frailty to predict incident UI among them.
ABSTRACT To review the occurrence of pelvic, anorectal and urinary symptoms according to the nutritional status of adultwomen. Methods This is a cross-sectional study with 54 women, aged 18 to 35 years, divided into normal weight (
To determinate the feasibility, reliability, and patient satisfaction of telephonic follow-up in women treated for stress urinary incontinence (SUI) or pelvic organ prolapse (POP): Patient-Home-Office-Novel-Evaluation (PHONE) study.
CONCLUSION: Pelvic floor rehabilitation improves sexual function of women with stress urinary incontinence not only because it decreases the episodes of urine leakage but also because it strengthens pelvic floor muscles. PMID: 31703185 [PubMed - in process]
Authors: Kurniawan AH, Suwandi BH, Kholili U Abstract Diabetic gastroenteropathy is a common complication in prolonged diabetic patients, particularly patients with poor glycemic control or other complications, including all form of diabetic complication on the gastrointestinal tract, which prompts various symptoms of heartburn, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, even constipation, diarrhea, and fecal incontinence. The underlying pathophysiology of this complication manifestations are different on each organ or symptom, but may include autonomic nervous system neuropathy, loss of Interstitial Cell of Cajal as gastri...
CONCLUSION: The evidence found shows that there may be superiority of the adjustable tapes versus the mid urethral tapes and other included treatments. However, a comparison to statistically corroborate this difference could not be made. These results should be confirmed with multicenter collaborative randomized clinical trials. PMID: 31697249 [PubMed - in process]
ConclusionFissurectomy with posterior mid line internal sphincterotomy and mucosal anoplasty is safe with minimal complications. It is still a dependable alternative treatment for chronic posterior anal fissures. The fear of keyhole deformity can be well addressed with the added anoplasty.
Nocturnal enuresis (NE), or ‘bedwetting’, is a form of night-time urinary incontinence occurring in younger children. A diagnosis of NE can be socially disruptive and psychologically stressful for a child. The...
Urinary incontinence (UI) is commonly described as a condition involving involuntary loss of urine . There are two main types: 1) stress urinary incontinence (SUI), in which involuntary urinary leakage occurs on physical effort; and 2) urge urinary incontinence (UUI), in which involuntary loss of urine is associated with urgency. Mixed urinary incontinence (MUI) designates the combination of SUI and UUI [1,2].
AbstractWe illustrate our experience of gathering patient insights on the most patient-relevant symptoms in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) via a structured and systematic approach towards ‘patient-centric’ drug development, leveraging recent advances in digital technologies using online platforms. The four-step approach comprised the following: literature search, social media listening (SML) study, online bulletin board (OBB) exercise, and design of an online patient preference s tudy (PPS). The initial online studies (SML and OBB) revealed that, besides dyspnoea and exacerbations, patients percei...