Pelvic Floor Muscle Training(PFMT) on Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) in Men With Stroke

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

The aim of this study is to evaluate the effect of pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT) on Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) in men after stroke.
120 men with LUTS or increased LUTS after stroke is included and randomized into a treatment group or a control group. The subjects in the treatment group follows a 12 week standard PFMT program, while the control group is not given specific treatment of their LUTS but like the treatment group follows the standard rehabilitation program for stroke patient. Outcome are measured by
- 5 questionnaires
- Voiding diary
- 24-hour pad test
- pelvic floor muscle assessment test



  • Pelvic Floor Muscle training Other
    Intervention Desc: 12 week training program including home exercises
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Treatment
    Description: Treated with Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in 12 weeks

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Investigator)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary DAN-PSS-1 questionnaire 2010-2012 No
Secondary Pelvic Floor Muscle Assessment test 2010-2012 No