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Urinary Incontinence

URINARY CATHETER ALLEVIATION NAVIGATOR PROTOCOL (UCANP): OVERVIEW OF PROTOCOL AND REVIEW OF INITIAL EXPERIENCE.

Jul 19, 2021

Given the associated morbidity, mortality, and financial consequences of catheter associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs), efforts should be made to mitigate the risk. We sought to describe, and ...

Hemolytic activity and biofilm-formation among clinical isolates of group B streptococcus causing acute urinary tract infection and asymptomatic bacteriuria.

Jul 19, 2021

Streptococcus agalactiae, also known as group B Streptococcus, is an aetiological agent of urinary tract infection (UTI) in adults, including cystitis, pyelonephritis and asymptomatic bacteriuria (ABU...

The Costs and Healthcare Resource Utilization Associated with Anticholinergic Burden in Long-Stay Nursing Home Residents with Overactive Bladder in the US.

Jul 15, 2021

Overactive bladder (OAB) is a prevalent condition commonly treated with anticholinergic medications. The extent to which anticholinergic burden is associated with costs and healthcare resource use (HC...

Using Search Trends to Analyze Web-Based Interest in Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms-Related Inquiries, Diagnoses, and Treatments in Mainland China: Infodemiology Study of Baidu Index Data.

Jul 15, 2021

Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) are one of the most commonly described urination disorders worldwide. Previous investigations have focused predominantly on the prospective identification of cases ...

C-L Case Conference: A 73-Year-Old Man with "Altered Mental Status" and Agitation.

Jul 15, 2021

Delirium is one of the most common reasons for psychiatric consultation in the general hospital. Delayed recognition can lead to increased morbidity and mortality among other complications. Learning t...

Antifungal activity of nitroxoline against Candida auris isolates.

Jul 12, 2021

To investigate the in vitro activity of nitroxoline against a molecularly characterized collection of clinical Candida auris isolates.Thirty-five clinical isolates of C. auris from diverse sources rep...

Five versus seven days of nitrofurantoin for urinary tract infections in women with diabetes: a retrospective cohort study.

Jul 12, 2021

To compare the effectiveness of five versus seven days of nitrofurantoin treatment for urinary tract infection (UTI) in diabetic women.Data were collected retrospectively from Dutch general practition...

The prevalence and risk factors of urinary incontinence among women with type 2 diabetes in the north West Bank: a cross-sectional study.

Jul 08, 2021

Diabetes is one of the most common chronic illnesses worldwide, and it is increasing in prevalence. Urinary incontinence is another worldwide health problem, with a reported prevalence that ranges fro...

Rapid diagnosis and reduced workload for urinary tract infection using flowcytometry combined with direct antibiotic susceptibility testing.

Jul 08, 2021

We evaluated if flowcytometry, using Sysmex UF-5000, could improve diagnosis of urinary tract infections by rapid identification of culture negative and contaminated samples prior to culture plating, ...

Is there a Difference in Whole Body Standing Posture in Women with Urinary Incontinence Based on the Presence of Myofascial Dysfunction in the Pelvic Floor Muscles?

Jul 08, 2021

The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of postural changes in women who had urinary incontinence (UI) with myofascial dysfunction (MD) and women who had UI without MD in the pelvic flo...

Mirabegron improves erectile function in men with overactive bladder and erectile dysfunction: a 12-week pilot study.

Jul 05, 2021

Phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5i) is the only approved oral treatment for erectile dysfunction (ED) in the US, and alternative management remains necessary when this treatment fails or is co...

Clinical and Microbiologic Efficacy and Safety of Imipenem/Cilastatin/Relebactam in Complicated Infections: A Meta-analysis.

Jul 05, 2021

Antimicrobial resistance is on the rise. The use of redundant and inappropriate antibiotics is contributing to recurrent infections and resistance. Newer antibiotics with more robust coverage for Gram...

Pyogenic Spondylitis in Multidisciplinary Therapies of Gynecologic Malignancies: Three Cases Reports.

Jul 05, 2021

Both during and after cancer treatment, pyogenic spondylitis is an uncommon but serious complication. Because pyogenic spondylitis is often recognized as a complication of a distant process causing ba...

Development and Implementation of a Simple Wound Care Guideline for Minor Skin Lesions: A Quality Improvement Project.

Jul 01, 2021

The purpose of this quality improvement project was to use the best available evidence and expert opinion to develop and implement a simple inpatient nursing care guideline ("The Guideline") for patie...

The Effect of Electrical Stimulation Therapy With Pelvic Floor Muscle Exercise on Stress Urinary Incontinence in Middle-Aged Women: A Nonequivalent Comparison Cohort Study.

Jul 01, 2021

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of combined pelvic floor muscle exercises (PFMEs) and a novel electrical stimulation (ES) device versus PFMEs alone on lower urinary tract symptom...

Intervention for Alleviating Clinical Inertia in the Management of Urinary Incontinence.

Jul 01, 2021

The purpose of this study was to determine whether clinical inertia exists in the care of patients with urinary incontinence and to test the effects of an educational intervention designed to alleviat...

FUrTIHF: French Urinary Tract Infections in Healthcare Facilities French Urinary Tract Infections in Healthcare Facilities: 5-year historic cohort 2014-2018.

Jun 28, 2021

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common and diverse. Even when not severe UTIs regularly lead to hospitalization, but their hospital burden remains unknown. This study aimed to estimate the nationa...

Effects of Translumbosacral Neuromodulation Therapy on Gut and Brain Interactions and Anorectal Neuropathy in Fecal Incontinence: A Randomized Study.

Jun 24, 2021

Translumbosacral neuromodulation therapy (TNT) improves symptoms of fecal incontinence (FI), but its mechanism of action is unknown. We tested the hypothesis that TNT at one or more frequency will sig...

Dorsal Onlay Buccal Mucosal Graft Urethroplasty In Post Radiation Female Urethral Stricture- A Technical Appraisal with Outcomes.

Jun 24, 2021

Female urethral stricture following radiation has been reported sparsely in the literature with just a handful of case reports. Radiation to the pelvis affects the genitourinary tracts and afflicts da...

Hyperbaric oxygen treatment for toxic epidermal necrolysis: A case report.

Jun 24, 2021

Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a potentially life-threatening muco-cutaneous disease, largely caused by an idiosyncratic reaction to medication or infectious disease, and is characterised by acut...