Treating Women with Recurrent Stress Urinary Incontinence: A Hornet's Nest Still Needing Proper Clinical Evidence

Eur Urol. 2021 Jan;79(1):6-7. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2020.10.030. Epub 2020 Nov 5.


Evidence is lacking on the best treatment for women presenting with recurrent stress urinary incontinence. PURSUIT is a randomised trial of urethral bulking agent injection versus surgical intervention. It will provide high-quality evidence to aid counselling and inform choice.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Recurrence
  • Urinary Incontinence, Stress / therapy*