Stress Urinary Incontinence Physiotherapy (SUIP) – A Randomized Controlled Trial with 6-Months Follow-up

Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) is often found in women and affects their physical, psychosocial, and economic well-being. Two third of women suffering from urinary incontinence reported a negative impact on quality of life.

Fiche signalétique

  • Département HESB | Santé
  • Pôle de recherche Efficacité et durabilité dans le système de santé
  • Direction du projet Lorenz Radlinger

Contexte initial

This program focusses on involuntary power or rate of force development training (experimental group, n=48) against a commonly applied training program aiming at voluntary power or rate of force development training (control group, n=48). Primary outcome is urine loss and quality of life assessed by the ICIQ-UI short form questionnaire of a 16 weeks standardized physiotherapy program.