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Assessment of Pelvic Floor Function in Elderly

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00765622
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 3, 2008
Last Update Posted : October 3, 2008
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October 2, 2008
October 3, 2008
October 3, 2008
April 2007
November 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
All patients were submitted for review physiotherapeutic through palpation bidigital and quantification of contraction pelvic, was performed using a my feedback of pressure [ Time Frame: Only one measure at the begging of the study ]
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Assessment of Pelvic Floor Function in Elderly
Assessment of Pelvic Floor Function in Women With Urinary Incontinence
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the importance of functional assessment of the pelvic floor (AFA) in older women, as prognostic factor for Urinary Incontinence (UI).
Incontinence elderly assessment
Observational Model: Case-Crossover
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
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Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Probability Sample
elderly women
Urinary Incontinence
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  • G2
    G2 = control group (no incontinence)
  • G1
    G1 = urinary incontinence
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
November 2007
November 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Elderly women
  • Urinary incontinence

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cesarean surgery
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
58 Years to 87 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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Ricardo Jacó de Oliveira, Catholic University of Brasilia
Catholic University of Brasília
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Principal Investigator: Claudia EC Souza, Ms Catholic University of brasilia
Catholic University of Brasília
August 2008