The results of this study indicate PFM dysfunction in individuals with LBP compared to those without LBP. The results could be beneficial to clinicians when assessing and prescribing therapeutic exercises for patients with LBP.
The Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy with myofasical release techniques improves urinary symptoms while avoiding medications and more invasive therapies. The high dropout rates suggest that motivation or logistic factors may play a significant role in the utilization and success of this treatment option.
In women presenting with urinary incontinence in conjunction with sexual dysfunction, physiotherapy is beneficial to improve overall sexual function. However no specific form of physiotherapy is beneficial over another.
Although pelvic floor muscle training changed pelvic floor muscle strength symptoms, and quality of life, there were no changes for any physical activity parameters before and after pelvic floor muscle training. This is probably because the physical activity levels in patients with mild to moderate POP were almost same as in age-matched healthy women.