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Pelvic floor muscle training in the prevention and treatment of urinary incontinence in women - what is the evidence?

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Pelvic floor muscle training in the prevention and treatment of urinary incontinence in women - what is the evidence? / Brostrøm, Søren; Lose, G.

I: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, Bind 87, Nr. 4, 2008, s. 384-402.

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Brostrøm, S & Lose, G 2008, 'Pelvic floor muscle training in the prevention and treatment of urinary incontinence in women - what is the evidence?', Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, bind 87, nr. 4, s. 384-402. https://doi.org/10.1080/00016340801938806

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Brostrøm, S., & Lose, G. (2008). Pelvic floor muscle training in the prevention and treatment of urinary incontinence in women - what is the evidence? Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, 87(4), 384-402. https://doi.org/10.1080/00016340801938806

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Brostrøm S, Lose G. Pelvic floor muscle training in the prevention and treatment of urinary incontinence in women - what is the evidence? Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 2008;87(4):384-402. https://doi.org/10.1080/00016340801938806

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Brostrøm, Søren ; Lose, G. / Pelvic floor muscle training in the prevention and treatment of urinary incontinence in women - what is the evidence?. I: Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica. 2008 ; Bind 87, Nr. 4. s. 384-402.

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