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120 men with LUTS or increased LUTS after stroke is included and randomized into a treatment group or a control group. The subjects in the treatment group follows a 12 week standard PFMT program, while the control group is not given specific treatment of their LUTS but like the treatment group follows the standard rehabilitation program for stroke patient. Outcome are measured by
- 5 questionnaires
- Voiding diary
- 24-hour pad test
- pelvic floor muscle assessment test
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
Pelvic Floor Muscle training
Dept. of physiotherapy and occupational therapy, Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen
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Glostrup University Hospital, Copenhagen
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:54-0400
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