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Relationship Between Sexual Function and Pelvic Floor and Hip Muscle Strength in Women With Stress Urinary Incontinence.

Sex Med 2021 Apr 1;9(2):100325. Epub 2021 Mar 1.

Department of Physical Therapy, College of Health Science, Laboratory of Kinetic Ergocise Based on Movement Analysis, Yonsei University, Wonju, South Korea. Electronic address:

Introduction: The pelvic floor muscle (PFM) could affect female sexual functions. The hip muscles are morphologically and functionally linked to PFM and are important elements of female sexual attraction.

Aim: To determine the relationship between female sexual function and hip muscle strength and PFM functions in women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). Read More

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Responsiveness of two sexual function questionnaires: PISQ-IR and FSFI in women with pelvic floor disorders.

Neurourol Urodyn 2021 01 4;40(1):358-366. Epub 2020 Nov 4.

Department of Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology, and Gynecologic Endocrinology, Medical University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland.

Aims: To assess responsiveness of sexual function questionnaires: Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire, IUGA-Revised (PISQ-IR) and Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) in women with pelvic floor disorders (PFD).

Methods: The study included 261 subjects who completed PISQ-IR and FSFI at baseline and after treatment (median: 8 months). Standardized response mean (SRM) and effect size (ES) were calculated for sexually active (SA) and not-SA (NSA) women. Read More

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January 2021

Sexual function after tension-free vaginal tape procedure in stress urinary incontinence patients.

Menopause 2020 10;27(10):1143-1147

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China.

Objective: The aim of the study was to evaluate sexual function in women before and after tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) surgery for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence (SUI).

Methods: Between August 2014 and August 2018, 105 sexually active patients with SUI who underwent TVT surgery were enrolled in this prospective cohort study. The Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire Short Form (PISQ-12) was administered pre- and postoperatively. Read More

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October 2020

Effects of surface electrical stimulation during sitting on pelvic floor muscle function and sexual function in women with stress urinary incontinence.

Obstet Gynecol Sci 2020 May 30;63(3):370-378. Epub 2020 Mar 30.

Sophie-Marceau Women's Clinic, Daegu, Korea.

Objective: Dysfunction of the pelvic floor muscles (PFM) is associated with sexual dysfunction in women with stress urinary incontinence (SUI). The EasyK7 device was developed to stimulate the PFM by surface electrical stimulation during sitting (SESdS). We investigated the effects of SESdS on PFM function and sexual function in women with SUI. Read More

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The Vaginal and Urinary Microbiomes in Premenopausal Women With Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome as Compared to Unaffected Controls: A Pilot Cross-Sectional Study.

Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2019 8;9:92. Epub 2019 Apr 8.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, United States.

Interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (ICBPS) may be related to an altered genitourinary microbiome. Our aim was to compare the vaginal and urinary microbiomes between premenopausal women with ICBPS and unaffected controls. This cross-sectional study screened premenopausal women with an O'Leary-Sant questionnaire (ICBPS if score ≥6 on either index; controls <6 on both). Read More

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December 2019

Effects of mesh-related complications in vaginal surgery on quality of life.

Int Urogynecol J 2019 07 16;30(7):1083-1089. Epub 2018 Jun 16.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Academic Medical Center, Room H4-240-1, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Introduction And Hypothesis: Vaginal mesh surgery is subject of debate due to the impact of mesh-related complications on patient's lives. Not all of these complications are symptomatic. Restoration of the anatomy and improvement of pelvic floor function as a result may counter the experienced discomfort related to adverse events. Read More

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Sexual function after robot-assisted prolapse surgery: a prospective study.

Int Urogynecol J 2018 Jun 23;29(6):905-912. Epub 2018 Apr 23.

Department of Gynecology, Meander Medical Center, Maatweg 3, 3813 TZ, Amersfoort, The Netherlands.

Introduction And Hypothesis: Female pelvic organ prolapse (POP) can severely influence sexual function. Robot-assisted surgery is increasingly used to treat POP, but studies describing its effect on sexual function are limited. The objective of this study was to evaluate sexual function after robot-assisted POP surgery. Read More

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Predictors of sexual function in women with stress urinary incontinence.

Neurourol Urodyn 2018 02 2;37(2):861-868. Epub 2017 Aug 2.

Department of Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecologic Endocrinology, Medical University of Gdańsk, Gdańsk, Poland.

Aims: To assess female sexual function (SF) in different grades of urodynamic stress urinary incontinence (SUI), with/without pelvic organ prolapse (POP); to investigate associations between clinical data and pelvic organ prolapse/urinary incontinence sexual questionnaire (PISQ) scores.

Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in sexually active women (130 with SUI and 126 controls). Stamey score and POP quantification (POP-Q) were used. Read More

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February 2018

Levator ani defects and the severity of symptoms in women with anterior compartment pelvic organ prolapse.

Int Urogynecol J 2018 Jan 15;29(1):63-69. Epub 2017 Jun 15.

Department of Gynecology, Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål, Pb 4956 Nydalen, 0424, Oslo, Norway.

Introduction And Hypothesis: The aims of this study were to evaluate the prevalence of levator ani muscle (LAM) avulsions in a selected cohort of patients with primary anterior compartment pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and to assess whether LAM avulsions, as an independent factor, affect the degree of POP symptoms and sexual dysfunction. Additionally, clinical and demographic variables of women with and those without avulsions were compared.

Methods: We carried out a cross-sectional analysis of a prospective cohort study including 197 women scheduled for anterior compartment POP surgery. Read More

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January 2018

Results of an innovative bulking agent in patients with stress urinary incontinence who are not optimal candidates for mid-urethral sling surgery.

Neurourol Urodyn 2018 01 28;37(1):339-345. Epub 2017 Apr 28.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Aims: To assess the efficacy and safety of peri-urethral bulking injections (PBI) with an innovative bulking material (PDMS-U) in women with stress-urinary incontinence (SUI) who are not optimal candidates for mid-urethral sling surgery.

Methods: A prospective study was performed in women with SUI who, for several reasons, have a relative contraindication for a mid-urethral sling procedure. These reasons include: (i) recurrent SUI after a prior SUI surgical procedure; (ii) a history of oncologic gynaecological surgery; (iii) a history of neurologic disease resulting in voiding problems; (iv) a maximal flow rate of less than 15 mL per second or; (v) women with a contraindication for surgery with general or regional anaesthesia. Read More

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January 2018

Quality of life after Uphold™ Vaginal Support System surgery for apical pelvic organ prolapse-A prospective multicenter study.

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2017 Jan 14;208:86-90. Epub 2016 Nov 14.

University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Finland; Folkhälsan Research Center, Helsinki, Finland.

Objective: To study the effects on quality of life in women operated for apical pelvic organ prolapse using the Vaginal Uphold™ System.

Study Design: In this prospective cohort study, women (n=207) with symptomatic apical prolapse, with or without cystocele, were operated using the Uphold™ Vaginal Support System. Follow-up for quality of life was performed at 12 months after surgery, and assessed by the PFDI-20, and PFIQ-7, and sexual function by the PISQ-12. Read More

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January 2017

Coital incontinence: a factor for deteriorated health-related quality of life and sexual function in women with urodynamic stress urinary incontinence.

Int Urogynecol J 2017 May 7;28(5):697-704. Epub 2016 Nov 7.

Department of Gynecology, Gynecologic Oncology and Gynecologic Endocrinology, Medical University of Gdańsk, Kliniczna 1a, 80-402, Gdańsk, Poland.

Introduction And Hypothesis: To assess the impact of coital incontinence (CI) on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) and quality of sexual function (QSF) in women with urodynamic stress urinary incontinence (SUI).

Methods: Women were recruited for this cross-sectional study from among 289 patients with lower urinary tract symptoms, underwent clinical and urodynamic evaluation. Of these 289 women, 127 sexually active women with SUI completed the King's Health Questionnaire (KHQ) and the Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ), of whom 97 were enrolled for the study. Read More

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Hungarian language validation of the Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire, IUGA-Revised (PISQ-IR).

Int Urogynecol J 2016 Dec 26;27(12):1831-1836. Epub 2016 May 26.

Department of Gynecology, Hospital St. John of God, Vienna, Austria.

Introduction And Hypothesis: Until now, no valid Hungarian questionnaire has existed to evaluate the sexual quality of life of women with pelvic floor disorders. The aim of this study was to translate the Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire, IUGA-Revised (PISQ-IR), into Hungarian and to validate the translated PISQ-IR.

Methods: PISQ-IR was translated and validated using three steps, as guided by the IUGA international protocol: forward translation by two urogynecologists, a community review process consisting of one-on-one cognitive interviews with 20 patients, and backward translation by a native English speaker. Read More

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December 2016

Long-term follow-up of sexual function in women before and after tension-free vaginal tape operation for stress urinary incontinence.

Int Urogynecol J 2016 Oct 18;27(10):1571-6. Epub 2016 Mar 18.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Aalborg University Hospital, 9000, Aalborg, Denmark.

Introduction: This prospective study investigates sexual function in women after a tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) operation and compares short-term and long-term effects.

Methods: Sixty-three women had a TVT operation performed at Aalborg University Hospital, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, between November 2008 and June 2010. Patients completed the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire-12 (PISQ-12) and the International Consultation on Incontinence Questionnaire-Urinary Incontinence Short Form (ICIQ-UI SF) before undergoing surgery, 6 months postoperatively, and at the long-term follow-up (mean 4 years and 9 months). Read More

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October 2016

A strong pelvic floor is associated with higher rates of sexual activity in women with pelvic floor disorders.

Int Urogynecol J 2015 Jul 21;26(7):991-6. Epub 2015 May 21.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MSC 10-5580, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 87131-0001, USA,

Introduction And Hypothesis: We evaluated the associations between pelvic floor muscle strength and tone with sexual activity and sexual function in women with pelvic floor disorders.

Methods: This was a secondary analysis of a multicenter study of women with pelvic floor disorders from the USA and UK performed to validate the Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire, IUGA-Revised (PISQ-IR). Participants were surveyed about whether they were sexually active and completed the PISQ-IR and the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) questionnaires to assess sexual function. Read More

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Sexual function in women with anal incontinence using a new instrument: the PISQ-IR.

Int Urogynecol J 2015 May 13;26(5):657-63. Epub 2014 Nov 13.

Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, TriHealth Good Samaritan Hospital, 3219 Clifton Ave, Suite 100, Cincinnati, OH, 45220, USA,

Introduction: Anal incontinence (AI) has been associated with sexual complaints. The Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire-IUGA Revised (PISQ-IR) has been validated to measure sexual function in sexually active (SA) and non-SA (NSA) women with pelvic floor disorders (PFD) including AI. We describe symptoms in women with PFDs including AI using this instrument. Read More

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Sexual function in women before and after tension-free vaginal tape operation for stress urinary incontinence.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2014 Oct 17;93(10):986-90. Epub 2014 Sep 17.

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark.

Objective: To evaluate sexual function in women before and after tension-free vaginal tape operation for stress urinary incontinence.

Design: Prospective study.

Setting: Aalborg University Hospital, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics between November 2008 and June 2010. Read More

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October 2014

Sexual function before and 1 year after laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy.

Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 2014 Jan-Feb;20(1):44-7

From the *Division of Urogynecology, Atlantic Health System, Morristown; †Division of Urogynecology, Atlantic Health System, Summit, NJ; and ‡Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA.

Objective: This study aimed to compare sexual function before and 1 year after laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy using a porcine dermis or a polypropylene mesh material.

Methods: This was a secondary analysis of sexual function measured before and 1 year after laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy in a group of 81 sexually active women participating in a randomized controlled trial comparing porcine dermis and polypropylene mesh. Sexual function was assessed using the short form of the Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ-12). Read More

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September 2014

Changes in sexual function and comparison of questionnaires following surgery for pelvic organ prolapse.

Yonsei Med J 2014 Jan;55(1):170-7

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Institute of Women's Life Medical Science, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 50 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-752, Korea.

Purpose: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of surgical repair of pelvic organ prolapse on female sexual function and to assess correlations between the two using two current standardized questionnaires.

Materials And Methods: From October 2009 to September 2010, 143 patients with posterior compartment or combined vaginal prolapse were included. We assessed surgical outcomes according to anatomical change in the vagina and results of the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) and Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Function questionnaire (PISQ-12) both pre- and postoperatively. Read More

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January 2014

The impact of pelvic floor surgery on female sexual function: a mixed quantitative and qualitative study.

BJOG 2014 Jan 10;121(1):92-100; discussion 101. Epub 2013 Sep 10.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Croydon University Hospital, Croydon, UK.

Objective: To assess whether the current condition-specific sexual function questionnaire provides full insight into sexual function following pelvic floor surgery.

Design: Prospective, mixed quantitative and qualitative study.

Setting: Urogynaecology clinic in a large university hospital. Read More

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January 2014

Short-term effect of TVT-SECUR procedure on quality of life and sexual function in women with stress urinary incontinence.

J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2013 Jul-Aug;20(4):455-9. Epub 2013 Mar 15.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China.

Study Objective: To investigate whether patient quality of life and sexual function are improved after the tension-free vaginal tape SECUR (TVT-S) procedure (H-type).

Design: Prospective study (Canadian Task Force classification II-3).

Setting: Single-center hospital. Read More

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February 2014

Does urinary incontinence subtype affect sexual function?

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2011 Nov 5;159(1):213-7. Epub 2011 Jul 5.

Dumlupınar University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kutahya, Turkey.

Objective: Urinary incontinence (UI) may affect a woman's physical and psychological well-being in different aspects. The aim of this study was to compare the effects of urinary stress incontinence (USI), detrusor overactivity (DO) and mixed urinary incontinence (MUI) on sexual function.

Study Design: One-hundred and seventy urinary incontinent, sexually active women were included in this cross-sectional study. Read More

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November 2011

Validation of a Chinese version of the short form of the pelvic organ prolapse/urinary incontinence sexual questionnaire.

J Sex Med 2010 Dec;7(12):3940-5

Division of Urogynecology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan.

Introduction: Sexual dysfunction is prevalent in women with pelvic organ prolapse and/or urinary incontinence. An instrument is needed to assess sexual function in urogynecologic patients who speak Chinese.

Aim: To evaluate the reliability and validity of a Chinese translation of the short form of the Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ-12) in urogynecologic patients in Taiwan. Read More

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December 2010

Does sexual function change after surgery for stress urinary incontinence and/or pelvic organ prolapse? A multicenter prospective study.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2006 Nov;195(5):e1-4

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of New Mexico Hospital, USA.

Objective: The purpose of this study was to assess sexual function in women after surgery for stress urinary incontinence and/or pelvic organ prolapse (UI/POP) at 3 and 6 months with the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ).

Study Design: Of 269 eligible women participating in a trial of prophylactic antibiotic use with suprapubic catheters, 102 (37.9%) agreed to participate in a sexual function study. Read More

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November 2006

[Study of sexual function in women after surgery for stress urinary incontinence].

Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi 2006 Apr;41(4):253-7

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College, Chinese Academy of Medical Science, Beijing 100730, China.

Objective: To investigate the change of the patients' sexual function after the surgeries for stress urinary incontinence (SUI).

Methods: Pelvic organ prolapse-urinary incontinence sexual function questionnaire (PISQ) was sent to 62 sexually active patients who underwent laparoscopic Burch colposuspension or had a tension free vaginal tape (TVT) inserted at least 6 months after the operation, to a maximum of 3 years. The patient was divided into two groups according to different operations, different follow-up intervals and whether there was concomitant coital incontinence before the operations respectively. Read More

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Sexual function after surgery for stress urinary incontinence and/or pelvic organ prolapse: a multicenter prospective study.

Am J Obstet Gynecol 2004 Jul;191(1):206-10

University of New Mexico and Lovelace Medical Center, Albuquerque, USA.

Objective: The purpose of this study was to assess sexual function in women after surgery for stress urinary incontinence and/or pelvic organ prolapse (UI/POP) at 3 and 6 months with the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ).

Study Design: Of 269 eligible women participating in a trial of prophylactic antibiotic use with suprapubic catheters, 102 (37.9%) agreed to participate in a sexual function study. Read More

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Validation of a Spanish version of the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire.

Obstet Gynecol 2003 Nov;102(5 Pt 1):1000-5

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA.

Objective: To develop a validated Spanish version of the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ).

Methods: The PISQ is a previously described validated and reliable questionnaire. We used a back-translation method to develop a Spanish-language version. Read More

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November 2003
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