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Dalia M Kamel
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Abdominal and pelvic floor muscles in treating stress urinary incontinence

This study showed that 12 weeks of specific abdominalexercises resulted in more improvement in vaginal pressure and leak point pressure over pelvic floor exercises.

The article was published by
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Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal
Volume / Volumen: 31
Number / Número: 1
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 12-18
Year / Año: 2013
Month / Mes: june

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Principal institution where the research took place
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Department of Physical Therapy for Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University,Cairo, Egypt, Al Dokki, Giza, Egypt

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Entrenamiento de los Músculos Abdominales y del Piso Pelviano para el Tratamiento de la Incontinencia Urinaria por Estrés.
Ejercicios de Entrenamiento para la Incontinencia Urinaria por Estrés Leve en las Mujeres

El presente estudio muestra que el entrenamiento específico de los músculos abdominales durante 12 semanas se asocia con mejoría más pronunciada de la presión vaginal y de la presión de punto de fuga, en comparación con los ejercicios de los músculos del piso pelviano.
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* Effect of Aerobic Exercises on Mood Swings in Perimenopausal Women, Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy- Cairo University, January, (2008).

* Sayed A. Tantawy*, Dalia M. Kamel, Neveen A. Abd El-Raoof and Mohamed A. Rhaman. Effect of Low Level Laser Therapy in the Treatment of Chemotherapy Induced Oral Mucositis in Postmenopausal Breast Cancer, Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy- Cairo University, January, (2008).

* Hoda M. Zakaria, Sayed A. Tantawy, Dalia M. Kamel, Sahar M. Adel, Khalid A. Kassem. Fecal Incontinence Responses to Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation in Partial Spinal Cord Injured Patients, Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy- Cairo University, Vol. 14, No. 1, (2009).

* Dalia M. Kamel*, Neveen A. Abd El -Raoof , Sayed A. Tantawy , Adel F. El-Begawy, Nihal Y. Abosaif. Does Aerobic Exercise Training with Weight Loss Affect Serum C-Reactive Protein in Asymptomatic Obese Peri-Menopausal Women? The Medical Journal of Cairo University- Cairo University, Vol. 78, No. 2, December (2010).
Dalia M. Kamel*, Hala M. Hanfy, Ahmed El-Halwagy ,Amal Abdel Wahab. Effect of Aerobic Exercises on Mood Swings in Perimenopausal Women, Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy- Cairo University, January, (2008).
Adly H Sabour, Ali A Thabet, Dalia M Kamel, Sayed A Tantawy. Comparison of Transvaginal versus Posterior Tibial Nerve Electrical Stimulation on Urodynamic measurements in Egyptian Women with Detrusor Instability. TheHealth 2012; 3(4): 90-93
Sayed A Tantawy, Dalia M Kamel. Efficacy of Ultrasound on Bone Mineral Density and Quality of Life in Females Post mastectomy Patients: Pre- Post Intervention Study. Indian Journal of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy - Year : 2012, Volume : 6, Issue : 4.

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Dalia M Kamel was invited by SIIC on
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2013, july 16
  The authors' report was accepted on
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2021, march 9
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2021, march 9
Published in siicsalud
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2021, june 7

The article is strictly related to the following sections of siicsalud
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Gynaecology and Obstetrics
/ Obstetricia y Ginecología
/ Urología

and secondarily related to the following sections

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Imaging Diagnosis
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Effect of Abdominal Versus Pelvic Floor Muscle Exercises in Obese Egyptian Women With Mild Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Randomised Controlled Trial

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