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Effect of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in Stroke

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: NCT00258037
Recruitment Status : Terminated
First Posted : November 24, 2005
Last Update Posted : May 26, 2010
Information provided by:
Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen

Brief Summary:
Aim: To evaluate the long term effect of pelvic floor muscle training in women with urinary incontinence after ischemic stroke measured by quality of life paramters.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Stroke Urinary Incontinence Behavioral: Pelvic Floor Muscle training Phase 2

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 60 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Six Months Follow-Up of Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in Women With Urinary Incontinence After Stroke
Study Start Date : January 1999
Study Completion Date : September 2001

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Quality of Life parameters (SF-36, IIQ)

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female stroke patients
  • one month since stroke
  • UI in close relation to the stroke
  • normal cognitive level
  • independent walking indoor ability > 100 m
  • independence in toilet visit

Exclusion Criteria:

  • urinary ineffections
  • vaginal prolabs
  • qronical lung disease
  • psychiatric diseases
  • other neurological diseases
  • do not speak Danish

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00258037

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Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup
Glostrup, Denmark, DK-2600
Sponsors and Collaborators
Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen
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Principal Investigator: Sigrid G Tibaek, MSc., Pt Copenhagen University Hospital, Glostrup
Publications of Results:
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Other Study ID Numbers: ST-KA98117
First Posted: November 24, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 26, 2010
Last Verified: March 2000
Keywords provided by Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen:
Urinary Incontinence
quality of Life
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Urinary Incontinence
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Urination Disorders
Urologic Diseases
Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms
Urological Manifestations
Behavioral Symptoms
Elimination Disorders
Mental Disorders