Study of Severity and Prevalence of Stress Incontinent in Menopausal Working Women in Khorasan

Tashakori, M and Moghimi, A and Pilevaryan, A.A and Moghimian, M (2006) Study of Severity and Prevalence of Stress Incontinent in Menopausal Working Women in Khorasan. The Iranian Journal of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility, 9 (2). pp. 47-52.

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Introduction: Stress incontinence is one of the common difficulties in the population of European Union and United States. In various investigations, age, labor, number of urinary infections, and work conditions play important roles in the incidence of this disorder. Important defect or bad function of neuromuscular system of plevice and controller muscles are considered to be responsible. Diseased importance shown by high prevalence (30-50) in EU and US made us to investigate the severity and prevalence of the disease in Khorasan province. Materials and Methods: In this research, we have searched the prevalence and severity of stress incontinence in a population of women in south of Khorasan province in Iran (Kashmar and Gonabad). These women are housewives and/or seasonal workers in farms. Data was collected in standard forms that have been used in European clinics. Results: prevalence of job related disease: housewives 8/6, women working on farms 14/2, teachers 13/1 and women involved in husbandry 35/7; Prevalence of UTI for these women is 20/6, 28/7, 31/4, 26/2, 50/05 respectively. Discussion: The housewives have less prevalence of Urinary infection and SI. Women involved in hasbandry have the highest prevalence of UTI and SI.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WP Gynecology
WQ Obstetrics
Divisions: Journals > Iranian J Obstetrics, Gynecology and Infertility
Depositing User: ijogi ijogi
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2017 14:58
Last Modified: 28 Sep 2017 14:58

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