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Assessment of female prevalence of overactive bladder (OAB) in Barcelona using a self-administered screening questionnaire: the Cuestionario de Autoevaluación del Control de la Vejiga (CACV)

Assessment of female prevalence of overactive bladder (OAB) in Barcelona using a... Int Urogynecol J (2013) 24:1559–1566 DOI 10.1007/s00192-013-2067-1 ORIGINAL ARTICLE Assessment of female prevalence of overactive bladder (OAB) in Barcelona using a self-administered screening questionnaire: the Cuestionario de Autoevaluación del Control de la Vejiga (CACV) Félix Lugo Salcedo & Rafael Sánchez Borrego & G.U.I.A.S Group Received: 5 July 2012 /Accepted: 2 February 2013 /Published online: 27 February 2013 The International Urogynecological Association 2013 Abstract score ≥6 on the symptoms scale of the CACV was taken as an Introduction and hypothesis Overactive bladder (OAB) indicator of suspected OAB. syndrome is common urological condition, usually under- Results One thousand and four women aged between 18 and diagnosed and difficult to identify. The screening of lower 82 participated in the study. The overall prevalence of OAB urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) through patient self- was 11.8 %. A patient being >50 years was significantly administered questionnaires can be useful not only for time- associated with suspected OAB in comparison with the youn- ly identification of these patients but to implement early ger group [odds ratio (OR) 3.1 (2.1–4.7); p<0,001]. Overac- interventions for symptoms and their implication in a tive bladder showed significant association with factors other patients’ quality of life (QOL). Our objective was http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Urogynecology Journal Springer Journals

Assessment of female prevalence of overactive bladder (OAB) in Barcelona using a self-administered screening questionnaire: the Cuestionario de Autoevaluación del Control de la Vejiga (CACV)

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Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2013 by The International Urogynecological Association
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Gynecology; Urology/Andrology
ISSN
0937-3462
eISSN
1433-3023
DOI
10.1007/s00192-013-2067-1
pmid
23443344
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Abstract

Int Urogynecol J (2013) 24:1559–1566 DOI 10.1007/s00192-013-2067-1 ORIGINAL ARTICLE Assessment of female prevalence of overactive bladder (OAB) in Barcelona using a self-administered screening questionnaire: the Cuestionario de Autoevaluación del Control de la Vejiga (CACV) Félix Lugo Salcedo & Rafael Sánchez Borrego & G.U.I.A.S Group Received: 5 July 2012 /Accepted: 2 February 2013 /Published online: 27 February 2013 The International Urogynecological Association 2013 Abstract score ≥6 on the symptoms scale of the CACV was taken as an Introduction and hypothesis Overactive bladder (OAB) indicator of suspected OAB. syndrome is common urological condition, usually under- Results One thousand and four women aged between 18 and diagnosed and difficult to identify. The screening of lower 82 participated in the study. The overall prevalence of OAB urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) through patient self- was 11.8 %. A patient being >50 years was significantly administered questionnaires can be useful not only for time- associated with suspected OAB in comparison with the youn- ly identification of these patients but to implement early ger group [odds ratio (OR) 3.1 (2.1–4.7); p<0,001]. Overac- interventions for symptoms and their implication in a tive bladder showed significant association with factors other patients’ quality of life (QOL). Our objective was

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International Urogynecology JournalSpringer Journals

Published: Feb 27, 2013

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