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Comparative Studies of Treatment
This section presents several studies comparing treatment options for nocturnal enuresis. The main options are pharmacotherapy with desmopressin in various formulations, alone or in combination with an anticholinergic agent, as well as the bedwetting alarm, a behavioural approach based on conditioning.
Bladder Training Video Versus Standard Urotherapy for Bladder and Bowel Dysfunction: A Non-Inferiority Randomized Controlled Trial
Braga L.H., Rickard M., Farrokhyar F., Jegatheeswaran K., Brownrigg N., Li C., Bansal R., DeMaria J., Lorenzo A.J.J Urol. 2016 Aug 25. pii: S0022-5347(16)31144-2. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.08.089. [Epub ahead of print]
Glazener C.M., Evans J.H., Peto R.E.Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2003, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD002117. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002117.
Comparison of long-term efficacy of desmopressin lyophilisate and enuretic alarm for monosymptomatic enuresis and assessment of predictive factors for success: A randomized prospective trial
By F.F. Önol, R. Guzel, A. Tahra, C. Kaya, and U. Boylu.Journal of Urology, Volume 193, Issue 2, 1 February 2015, Pages 655-661
By A.P. Bayne and S.J. Skoog.Pediatrics in Review, Volume 35, Issue 8, August 2014, Pages 327-335
Kyung Won Kwak, Kwan Hyun Park, Minki Baek
Urology, Volume 77, Issue 1, 2011, pages 200 - 204
Oral Lyophylizate Formulation of Desmopressin: Superior Pharmacodynamics Compared to Tablet Due to Low Food Interaction
By A. De Guchtenaere, C. Van Herzeele, A. Raes, J. Dehoorne, P. Hoebeke, E. Van Laecke, and J. Vande Walle.Journal of Urology, Volume 185, Issue 6, June 2011, Pages 2308-2313
Desmopressin and oxybutynin in monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial and an assessment of predictive factors
By P. Montaldo, L. Tafuro, M. Rea, V. Narciso, A.C. Iossa, and R. Del Gado.BJU International, Volume 110, Issue 8 Pt B, October 2012, Pages E381-386
Efficacy of desmopressin and enuresis alarm as first and second line treatment for primary monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis: prospective randomized crossover study.
By K.W. Kwak, Y.-S. Lee, K.H. Park, and M. Baek.Journal of Urology, Volume 184, Issue 6, December 2010, Pages 2521-2526