Genitourinary Symptoms With Levonorgestrel Releasing Intrauterine Systems
The main purpose of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of Levonorgestrel Releasing Intrauterine devices (LNR-IUD) on genitourinary symptoms in patients with abnormal uterine bleeding. The patients were asked urogenital distress inventory (UDI) (which includes; irritative symptoms, stress symptoms, obstructive discomfort) and incontinence impact questionnaire (IIQ) (which includes; physical activity, travel, social/relationships, emotional health)questionnaires in the day of application LNR-IUD and six months later this procedure. Statistical analyse will be performed to evaluate the changes in this time period.
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Genitourinary Symptoms in Women Using Levonorgestrel Releasing Intrauterine Systems|
- Urinary frequency [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]We think that the urinary frequency will be lesser after 6 months of the therapy.
- social activity [ Time Frame: 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]We think that social activity will be better after reducing urinary symptoms
|Study Start Date:||June 2012|
|Study Completion Date:||May 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||January 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
|Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Teaching and Research Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Istanbul, Turkey, 34250|
|Study Chair:||Murat Ekin, M.D.||Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Teaching and Research Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Principal Investigator:||Cihan Kaya, M.D.||Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Teaching and Research Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Principal Investigator:||Mehmet E Ayag, M.D.||Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Teaching and Research Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology|