you are suffering from involuntary urine leakage or bladder instability,
you should know that Incontinence
Browse through our
web site to see the
that are available, and then make an appointment with a physiotherapist
or nurse continence advisor having the clinical biofeedback equipment
to treat your condition effectively. Many community hospitals and
physiotherapist clinics offer a urotherapy clinic for pelvic muscle
retraining. Your doctor or public health office can help in locating
are several different options for seeking treatment.
If you want to try
self-treatment, you will achieve much better results by using one
of our home trainer products. A set
of Aquaflex vaginal cones, a PFX
or a muscle stimulator can make
a big difference for home therapy! Contact
us to place an order
you are a physiotherapist or nurse, there may be a pressing need for these
services in your community.
You CAN set up an
effective Incontinence Clinic.
By offering a range
of treatment options, the Physiotherapy
Approach is highly effective in treating bladder problems
whether light bladder leakage (LBL), unstable bladder or mixed incontinence.
With an Equipment Recommendation
(Prescription) from your doctor or therapist, many extended medical
will pay for needed exercisers
and home trainers.
We have a form that you can use:
Best-Practice Clinic Guideline
committee of clients, gynecologists, urologists, family practitioners, physiotherapists
and nurse continence advisors in Canada has produced a
and treating urinary incontinence. A summary of the guideline, published
by the Canadian Continence Foundation, is presented as flowchar.
A key feature is that for all
cases of Stress/Mixed/and
Urge Incontinence, pelvic floor therapy in the form of environmental
and lifestyle interactions, pelvic floor muscle training (Kegel
exercises), bladder retraining is the
considering pharmaceuticals or surgery.
Thanks goes to the
for undertaking this study and making the results freely available.
Initial management of UI flowchart: Click
- To participate,
complete and submit the questionnaire: Click on the following
Actionable Urinary Function Screening Questionnaire:
Since pelvic floor
therapy is highly effective in producing a durable cure for
bladder dysfunctions, surgery is only rarely needed. Pharmaceuticals
are usually only needed for temporary symptom relief
while you are waiting to start physical therapy treatment.
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