Pelvic Floor Muscle Training on the Quality of Life in Women With Urinary Incontinence
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03514147|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 2, 2018
Last Update Posted : May 2, 2018
Aim: To assess the influence of pelvic floor muscles group training in the quality of life and functionality of these muscles in women with UI.
Study design: This is a randomized controlled trial.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Urinary Incontinence Quality of Life||Other: Experimental Other: Control||Not Applicable|
Search location: Urogynecology Ambulatory Care of Porto Alegre Clinical Hospital (HCPA)
Patients or participants: Women will be included in aged 35-70 years who have had sexual intercourse in the last 12 months and who are able to understand the instruments, besides signing an informed consent form. Women will be excluded with latex allergy, who have made pelvic radiotherapy, or be undergoing chemotherapy, puerperal a year, or who use antidepressants and / or anxiolytics.
Intervention and measures: The evaluation consists of a medical history form, which will include personal data; the assessment of the MAP function is performed by the pressure biofeedback; for assessment of quality of life will use the questionnaire ICQI-SF and sexual function the PISQ-12 before and after Pelvic Floor Muscle Training.
Expected results: To estimate effectiveness of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in the quality of life and functionality of these muscles in women with urinary incontinence.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||56 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||The Effect of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training on the Quality of Life and Functionality in Women With Urinary Incontinence: a Randomized Controlled Trial|
|Actual Study Start Date :||October 2015|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||July 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||July 2017|
Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in group. Exercise Protocol: The exercise group was supervised and met for 1 hour, one time per week, for 12 weeks. Participants were instructed to perform their respective daily exercises.
Other Name: Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in group
Active Comparator: Control
Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in home Exercise Protocol:The same exercise were performed at home for 12 weeks, without supervision. Participants were instructed to perform their respective daily exercises.
Other Name: Pelvic Floor at Home
- Quality of life in women with urinary incontinence [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire - Short Form (ICIQ-SF) - scored between 0 and 21.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03514147
|Principal Investigator:||José Geraldo Lopes Ramos||Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre|