Table 1

Characteristics of the study population

Characteristics

Total N = 233


Age (y) mean (SD)

57.9 (13.2)

Height (cm) mean (SD)

1.60 (0.06)

Weight (kg) mean (SD)

70.7 (14)

BMI (kg/m2) mean (SD)

27.6 (5)

Menopause n (%)

156 (67)

HT n (%)

52 (22.3)

Menopause without HT n (%)

104 (44.6)

Pure stress incontinence n (%)

153 (65.7)

Mixed urinary incontinence n (%)

80 (34.3)

Previous hysterectomy n (%)

40 (17.2)

Previous prolapse surgery n (%)

31 (13.3)

Sexual Activity n (%)

156 (67)


BMI = body mass index; HT = hormonal replacement therapy

Kaelin-Gambirasio et al. BMC Women's Health 2009 9:28   doi:10.1186/1472-6874-9-28

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