Non-surgical Treatments for Urinary Incontinence in Adult Women: Diagnosis and Comparative Effectiveness
Clinical Questions Addressed by the CER
Clinical questions addressed by the CER included:
What constitutes an adequate diagnostic evaluation for women in the ambulatory care setting on which to base treatment of UI?
What are the minimal clinically important differences in measures of severity and quality of life?
How effective is pharmacological treatment of UI in women?
How effective is the nonpharmacological treatment of UI?
What are the adverse effects of pharmacological and nonpharmacological treatments for UI?
What patient characteristics can modify the benefits and adverse effects of treatments for UI?
- Shamliyan T, Wyman J, Sainfort F, et al. Nonsurgical Treatments for Urinary Incontinence in Adult Women: Diagnosis and Comparative Effectiveness. Comparative Effectiveness Review No. 36 (Prepared by the Minnesota Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-2007-10064-I). Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; April 2012. AHRQ Publication No. 11(12)-EHC074-EF. Available at www.effectivehealthcare.ahrq.gov/ui.cfm.
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