Asia Pacific Continence Advisory Board
Asian Journal of Andrology (AJA)
Asian Journal of Andrology (AJA), the official journal of Asian Society of Andrology and sponsored by the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, was started in June 1999 and is a quarterly published in English. The Journal is indexed in many well-known international systems: BIOSIS, CA, CAB Abstracts, CAB Health, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, EMBASE, Index Medicus, MEDLINE, PASCAL, Research Alert and SCI Expanded. The Impact Factor of AJA is 0.827 and ranks third among the international andrological journals, as indicated by the Journal of Citation Reports (JCR), Institute for Scientific Information, USA.
Asian Society for Female Urology
Association for Continence Advice
The Association for Continence Advice is a UK based multi-professional organisation that encourages membership from all healthcare professionals with an interest in the promotion of continence and the management of incontinence.
Bristol Urological Institute
Excellent patient information for incontinence problems
Canadian Continence Foundation
Cochrane Incontinence Group
Continence Foundation of Australia
Continence Worldwide
We are now delighted to bring you a new issue of Continence Worldwide on the Internet! This newsletter provides a forum for exchange of news and ideas between all the various continence related organisations around the world. We hope, however, that it will be read with interest by all who wish to increase their ability to promote continence. The newsletter is available online as a PDF (Acrobat Reader) file.
Enuresis Resource and Information Centre
Female Urology and Urogynecology Seminar
The 2nd Annual International Seminar on Female Urology and Urogynecology is a CME program designed for gynecologists, urogynecologists, urologists, allied health and medical professionals interested in the treatment of disorders of the lower urinary tract and pelvic cavity in the female patient. Confirmed faculty are the world's top authorities in urology and urogynecology who will convene in Bal Harbour to present attendees with informative and cutting edge information in approaches to diagnosis and treatment options. The format will include didactic sessions, panel discussions, case and surgical video presentations and question and answer sessions so that a true learning environment is provided. Join us June 26-28, 2003 at the Sheraton Bal Harbor Beach Resort in Bal Harbour, FL for this one-of-a-kind seminar. This program is jointly sponsored by the University of Wisconsin Medical School and Fusion Medical Education.
Finnish Continence Club
NO WEBSITE YET...Kontinessiklubi is the Continence Club of Finland contact for details
Forum Urodynamicum
Forum Urodynamicum is the German society for basic and clinical research and postgraduate education in the fields of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of lower urinary tract dysfunction, as well as in female urology.
Fundación Ostomía
FUNDACIÓN OSTOMÍA es una organización no gubernamental sin ánimo de lucro, con el objetivo fundamental de realizar, desarrollar y fomentar actividades y acciones en el ámbito social, científico, sanitario y de investigación en relación con la OSTOMÍA, la INCONTINENCIA y las ENFERMEDADES CRÓNICAS.
Fundación Ostomía
A Spanish Foundation with interest on incontinece. A usefull website with direct contact to expert committe
IInd Warsaw Seminar on Neurourology, Warsaw Dec 6th 2003; “Urinary incontinence-diagnostics and treatment in the XXIst century”
Dear Colleagues,We would like to invite you to take part in the IInd Warsaw Seminar on Neurourology which will be held on December the 6th 2003 in Victoria Sofitel Hotel in Warsaw. This year we would like to concentrate on a problem of urinary incontinence, its diagnostics and treatment. During the Seminar apart from the lectures of our invited guests, we prepared interactive discussions devoted to the elaboration of standards in the treatment of patients with urinary incontinence. There will be also a place to discuss difficult cases we all are facing in our everyday practice.We sincerely hope that the seminar will be the opportunity to exchange ideas and will allow to meet old and make new friendsLooking forward to see you in Warsaw, December 6thAndrzej Borkowski, M.D.,Ph.D. Piotr Radziszewski, M.D.,Ph.D.
Indian Spina Bifida Association
This is a request from parents whose children have spina bifida. It is a birth defect which effects the brain and spinal chord. Most of the children are paralytic and suffer from incontinence of urine and stool. The child has to wear a diaper all the time as urine dribbles contiuously. I know what trauma a parent has to face struggling alone without any emotional support or guidence from anybody.I have taken a big step towards humanity and developed a site http://IndianSpinaBifidaAssociation.Org Please visit it and give your opinion.It is a non profit group with a mission of helping parents and children to communicate with each other.I want to to communicate with the parents of children with special needs so that they get emotional support and problems and doubts can be shared among each other. I have full support of Association of spina bifida and Hydrocephalus of United Kingdom. They have linked our web site to their web Please allow us to develop a link to your web page so that more parents are benefited and my hard work pays off. It is a support group and there is no registration charges as such but if the parent wants to donate, it is entirely their wish as it may help another child in some way.Thank youVinita ( ISBA )
International Consultation on Incontinence
International Continence Society (UK)
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
International Interstitial Cystitis Patient Network
Our goal is to discuss the problems that IC sufferers face world wide & propose joint programs & solutions. We collaborate on annual public relations, research and fund raising campaigns and the development of international IC conferences and events. Most importantly, we assist new national IC groups in joining our cause, support for patients and medical care providers.
International Paruresis Association
This site is provided as a resource for people who find it difficult or impossible to urinate in the presence of others, either in their own home or in public facilities. Also, for people who have difficulty under the stress of time pressure, when being observed, when others are close by and might hear you, or when on moving vehicles.
Japan Continence Action Society
Kontinensforeningen (Danish Incontinence Association)
Medical resource for Healthcare Professionals
Medical resource for healthcare professionals. The areas covered include impotence and erectile dysfunction treatments.
Mind Body Digestive Center
We are the Mind-Body Digestive Center in New York City. We are a team of a gastroenterologist and clinical psychologist interested in helping patients with functional bowel disorders. Our current focus is Irritable Bowel Syndrome.We would appreciate it if you could add our site ( to your links page. We have a lot of resources and information on the mind-body link of digestive disorders such as Irritable Bowel Syndrome, and many other diseases including women's health issues and Fibromyalgia.Our treatment protocol looks at the experience and meaning of having IBS in a person's life. We are concerned with how the mind and the body are linked, including IBS symptomatology, family background, current relationships and ongoing sources of life stress. We would gladly reciprocate and add you as a link to our site as well.Thank you!Charles Gerson, M.D., Co-DirectorMary-Joan Gerson, Ph.D., Co-DirectorThe Mind-Body Digestive Centerwww.mindbodydigestive.com80 Central Park West New York, N.Y. 10023 Telephone: 212.712.0494 Fax: 212.787.0983 E-mail:
National Association For Continence (USA)
Neurourology and Urodynamics
This is a professional website for Bruce Scott Crawford, MD. He is an Obstetrician/ Gynecologist practicing gynecology only in Reno, Nevada. He has a special interest in Urogynecology and philanthropic endeavors.
Website of the "Groupement Européen de Périnéologie" (GEP).Perineology is a new concept of the female perineum management. In this concept there is only one "architect" of the perineum, one boss, dealing with the three axis (urological, gynecological and colo-proctological). Perineology is only treating the functional troubles of the perineum. The aim of perineology is to use defect specific treatments which respect anatomy and physiology.
Society for Continence (Singapore)
Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates
Taiwan Association Of Female Pelvic Floor Education
  Taiwan Association of Female Pelvic Floor Education focus totally on non-surgical treatments of female urinary and anal incontinence as well as pelvic pain syndrome. Members include medical practitioners versed in standard drug and physical therapies as well as traditional Chinese doctors knowledgeable in herbal medicine, Chi gong, massage, and acupuncture. Together we hope to combine all these different non-surgical techniques and coalesce them into more unified and innovative approach to the treatment of incontinence in women. In light of this goal we will be holding discussions, setting up workshops, and maintaining a periodical which will be published every four months. president, Alex C.Wang, M.D.
Tchinc - Teenagers and Children with Incontinence
A wonderful website for all young incontinence sufferers.
The 5th World Congress on Urological Research
The 5th World Congress on Urological Research24 - 27 September 2003The Commonwealth Conference Centre, London UKTelephone: +44 020 7940 5540/5555Fax: +44 020 7940 5577E-mail: urologicalresearch@event-org.comWebsite: 5th World Congress on Urological ResearchThe World Congress of Urological Research is the premier meeting in the field of urology, providing a showcase and a discussion forum for all the latest developments in this area. Organised jointly by the US Society for Basic Urological Research, The European Society for Urological Research and The British Prostate Group this event will bring together leading scientists and urologists from every continent working on urological problems of the prostate, bladder, kidney and testis. The programme has been selected to highlight the latest developments in new forms of management and treatment of urological conditions. The Congress highlights areas of research where new developments are taking place or where new scientific advances are being made that will translate into better management or treatment.
The Bristol Urological Institute
The Canadian Continence Foundation
The Continence Foundation (UK)
The Northern Alberta Continence Service
The Simon Foundation For Continence
UREasy Rider - Help for men with incontinence.
The UREasy Rider is a unique, patent pending, incontinence kit that prevents the problems of sagging, tugging and spilling associated with traditional urine collection leg bag systems.It uses no straps or other connection to your leg and allows for full range of motion while maintaining comfort and convenience. If you have male incontinence, you owe it to yourself to try the UREasy Rider.
Belgian association for urological nurses and associates.Incontinence is one of the key issues of the association. They're involved in organising a course for reference nurses, in projects for more public toilets, in projects for better reimbursements of the costs of incontinence.
Vereniging Nederlandse Incontinentie Verpleegkundigen
Womens Waterworks
Dr Pauline Chiarelli has written a best-selling book: "Womens Waterworks - Curing Incontinence"It is available both as a free ebook and in paperback form.Comments from professionals: "Thank God for this reprint. I can't do without it. It reinforces everything I discuss with my patients." Di Semmler, Physiotherapist, South Australia"This wonderful book has helped so many patients to understand and treat their bladder problems. I wouldn't be without it." Dr Jo Laycock, UK
Worldwide Interstitial Cystitis Patient Support Organisations Address List
Interstitial Cystitis Worldwide List of Patient Support Organisations & Country Contacts June 2003
Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society