First-line treatment posterior tibial nerve stimulation in patients with interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome


Kabay S., CANBAZ KABAY S. , SEVİM M.

CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF UROLOGY, vol.74, no.2, pp.208-214, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5173/ceju.2021.0372
  • Title of Journal : CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF UROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.208-214
  • Keywords: posterior tibial nerve stimulation, interstitial cystitis, bladder pain syndrome, neuromodulation, electrical stimulation, NEUROGENIC DETRUSOR OVERACTIVITY, SACRAL NEUROMODULATION, EPIDEMIOLOGY

Abstract

Introduction The aim of this study was to determine the effects of first-line treatment posterior tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS), applied once a week for a 12 week period, as a treatment modality for patients with Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS).