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  • See the Urgent PC and Laborie Urodynamics at UGSA ASM

    22 March, 2019

    Endotherapeutics will be exhibiting at the the UGSA ASM, taking place at the Sheraton Grand Mirage in the Gold Coast from 20-23 March 2019.

    During the pre-conference workshops, UGSA will host a sacroneuromodulation session featuring Urgent PC, minimally invasive PTNS treatment for OAB. We will demonstrate how you can easily administer Urgent PC in your rooms.Urgent PC PTNS Neuromodulation for OAB

    PTNS for the treatment of idiopathic OAB is now funded by the Medicare Benefits Schedule. Visit our booth to discuss how you can cost-effectively offer Urgent PC PTNS treatment to your OAB patients.

    Please see below the summary of a study demonstrating the long-term effectiveness of Urgent PC.

    PTNS for the long-term treatment of overactive bladder -
    Three-year results of the STEP Study


    Study Design & Patient Selection

    • 50 responders from the randomized, double-blind SUmiT Trial followed 3 years
    • Assigned a fixed-schedule 14-week tapering protocol, followed by a personal treatment plan

    Outcomes

    • 29 continued treatment for up to 3 years
    • Average of 1.1 treatments per month
    • Bayesian model estimated ~77% maintained moderate or marked improvement
    • All improvements from baseline were significant (p<0.0001)
    • Median voids/day from 12.0 (IQR 10.3 – 13.7) to 8.7 (7.3 – 11.3)
    • Median voids/night from 2.7 (IQR 1.7 – 3.3) to 1.7 (IQR 1.0 – 2.7)
    • Median urge incontinence episodes/day from 3.3 (IQR 0.7 – 6.0) to 0.3 (IQR 0.0 – 1.0)
    • QoL parameters remained markedly improved

    Reference: Peters, K., et al. (2013). J Urol, 189(6), 2194-2201.


    To complement your OAB practice, at our booth you will also see the LABORIE Goby. Goby incorporates all the advanced features of a full-sized wireless urodynamics system in a compact device. Mounting options include tabletop, IV pole, compact cart or procedure chair. Goby is ideal for any clinic set-up.

    We look forward to seeing you there.

     

    UGSA 2019