Table 1

Clinical trials mapped to one or more FI domains

Number of trialsFI domain
65Bowel management
32Bladder and bowel dysfunctions
24Surgical techniques
23Drug treatments
16Bowel management for neurogenic conditions
12Mechanical devices
11FI interventions in particular populations
3FI interventions in particular settings
1Models of care
16Trial records were termed ‘other’ and comprised a range of issues including incontinence associated dermatitis, financial support, psychological support and quality of life.
  • FI, faecal incontinence.