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Non-surgical Treatments for Urinary Incontinence in Adult Women: Diagnosis and Comparative Effectiveness

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Results of the Systematic Review: Evaluation of Diagnostic Methods (1 of 4)

Ninety-nine studies provided diagnostic values of different methods of UI diagnosis. 81,043 women were included in these studies.

The methodology of urodynamic testing was very similar across studies. Diagnostic methods included history, physical examination, pelvic examination, urine culture, cotton swab test, diaries, cytometry, cough stress test, 48-hour home pad test, evaluation of sacral nerves 2 to 4, and postvoid residual volume.