A Cost Analysis of Interstim Therapy
A study to examine the impact that Interstim Therapy for Urinary Control has on health care utilization and costs within a health care system and the satisfaction with treatment expressed by patients using this therapy.
Urinary Retention and Symptoms of Overactive Bladder (Urge, Frequency)
Device: Interstim therapy
|Official Title:||Interstim Therapy Retrospective Cost Analysis and Quality of Life|
|Study Start Date:||July 2005|
|Study Completion Date:||April 2006|
A retrospective administrative data analysis combined with a prospective health related quality of life/satisfaction with treatment survey designed to examine the impact that Interstim Therapy for Urinary Control has had on health care utilization and costs for the Kaiser Permanente system and the satisfaction with treatment expressed by patients using this therapy.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00200031
|United States, California|
|Southern California Permanente Medical Group|
|Los Angeles, California, United States, 90027|
|Principal Investigator:||Sherif Aboseif, MD||Kaiser Permanente|