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Letters Neurogenic bladder dysfunction

Bladder stimulation for neurogenic bladder

BMJ 2009; 338 doi: (Published 21 April 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b1603
  1. Martin S Knapp, retired/part time nephrologist1
  1. 1Melbourne, VIC 3079, Australia
  1. knappm{at}

    An important alternative to intermittent bladder catheterisation for neurogenic bladder dysfunction is bladder stimulation.1

    Suprapubic bladder stimulation was evaluated at Queen’s Square Hospital, London, in a prospective, but non-randomised, study in 36 patients.2 The device improved the symptoms in 25 …

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