Prevalence of Urinary Incontinence in Different Age Categories
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00906607|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 21, 2009
Last Update Posted : May 21, 2009
Introduction: Urinary incontinence (UI) is considered erroneously by many as being a phenomenon of the aging process, however there is a growing prevalence of complaints of UI in nulliparous and nulligest young women.
Objective: To investigate the prevalence of urinary incontinence in women of different age groups.
Method: 78 nulliparous and nulligest women of different resident age groups in the city of France, being these divided in: G1 (10-18 years); G2 (20-35 years); G3 (45-60 years) and G4 (65-75 years). Excluded from this study were women with cancer or surgeries of the inferior urinary treatment, urinary infection, alterations cognitive, pregnant and obesity. All the participants were questioned as a perception of urine loss, to the efforts or effortlessly evident.
|Condition or disease|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||78 participants|
|Official Title:||Prevalence of the Urinary Incontinence in Adolescents, Young, Adults and Aged|
|Study Start Date :||February 2008|
|Primary Completion Date :||August 2008|
|Study Completion Date :||October 2008|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00906607
|Study Director:||Lislei Patrizzi||Universidade de Franca|