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Does Patient Activity Level Affect 24-Hour Pad Test Results in Stress-Incontinent Women

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT01749527
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 13, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 13, 2012
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Emmanuel Karantanis, St George Hospital, Australia

Brief Summary:
We hypothesised that in women with stress urinary incontinence, the severity of leakage on a 24 hour pad test was affected by activity.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
24-hour Pad Test Weight Gain With and Without Activity Behavioral: minimal activity Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
We asked women to perform two separate pad tests, one with normal activity, and another with decreased activity.

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 30 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Does Patient Activity Level Affect 24-Hour Pad Test Results in Stress-Incontinent Women?
Study Start Date : March 2006
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2006

Arm Intervention/treatment
24-hour pad test
decreased activity
Behavioral: minimal activity
Pad test with minimal activity

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. 24-hour pad test weight gain (mls) [ Time Frame: 24 hours ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Stress urinary incontinence

Exclusion Criteria:

  • language other than english

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Responsible Party: Emmanuel Karantanis, Doctor, St George Hospital, Australia Identifier: NCT01749527    
Other Study ID Numbers: Activity Study
First Posted: December 13, 2012    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 13, 2012
Last Verified: December 2012
Keywords provided by Emmanuel Karantanis, St George Hospital, Australia:
24-hour pad test
Stress urinary incontinence
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Weight Gain
Body Weight Changes
Body Weight
Signs and Symptoms