EXTERNAL LINKS

The following links provide useful information about gynaecological and pelvic floor conditions.

  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence(NICE)

    NICE is an independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance on promoting good health and preventing and treating ill health.
    www.nice.org.uk
  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

    For general information about the specialty including guidelines and information leaflets
    www.rcog.org.uk/womens-health
  • The Oxford Pelvic Floor Centre

    Provides specialist services for people with pelvic floor disorders such as faecal incontinence and obstructed defaecation (difficulty with emptying the bowel).
    www.oxfordpelvicfloor.co.uk
  • NHS Choices Website

    Describes common conditions and treatments available on NHS.
    www.nhs.uk/Conditions
  • The Cystitis and Overactive Bladder Foundation

    A charity that provides information and support to sufferers of bladder problems.
    www.cobfoundation.org
  • The Continence Foundation

    Has a wide range of leaflets and advice on incontinence.
    www.continence-foundation.org.uk
  • Pelvic Pain Support Network

    The Pelvic Pain Support Network is a registered charity. It is a patient led organization with a board of trustees who are all patients or carers, and is run entirely by volunteers. It provides support and information for those with pelvic pain, their families and carers.
    www.pelvicpain.org.uk
  • BBC - Women's Health

    Read the facts on a wide range of medical conditions and illnesses, looking at the causes and risk factors, symptoms and treatments, regularly updated by our medical experts.
    www.bbc.co.uk/health