TREATMENT OF OVERACTIVE BLADDER IN WOMEN


Aydin Y., Aslan E.

OXIDATION COMMUNICATIONS, vol.39, no.4, pp.3168-3179, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2015.11.034
  • Title of Journal : OXIDATION COMMUNICATIONS
  • Page Numbers: pp.3168-3179

Abstract

This study was conducted in order to determine the effectiveness of reflexology in women with overactive bladdersyndrome (OABS). This randomised controlled study was carried out with 100 patients who were diagnosed with overactive bladder and who applied to the Department of Urogynecology Unit between January, 1st and December 7th of the year 2014. The experiment group received medication treatment, behaviour treatment (bladder training + pelvic floor muscle training + dietary regulations) and foot reflexology; while the control group received medication treatment and behaviour treatment (bladder training, pelvic floor muscle training, dietary regulations).