Does vaginal electrical stimulation cause pelvic floor muscle contraction? A pilot study.
Sexual function: Electrode stimulation helps women orgasm
Study record managers: refer to the Data Element Definitions if submitting registration or results information. Many women does not know to contract the PFM voluntarily favoring the development of disorders such as urinary and fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse and sexual disorders. However there are no studies in the literature that address the application of therapeutic resources available to improve the PFM awareness. The objective of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of transvaginal electrical stimulation, vaginal palpation, vaginal palpation associated with posterior pelvic tilt and contraction of accessory muscles in the acquisition of ability to contract the PFM, as well as to evaluate the sexual function of women studied.
Electrical Stimulation and Vaginal Palpation in Pelvic Floor Muscles Awareness
Erotic electrostimulation abbreviated e-stim  and also known as electrosex is a sexual practice involving the application of electrical stimulation to the nerves of the body, with particular emphasis on the genitals , using a power source such as a TENS , EMS , Violet wand , or made-for-play units for purposes of sexual stimulation. Electrostimulation has been associated with BDSM activities, and erotic electrostimulation is an evolution of that practice. Electrostimulation, in general, can cause tissue damage or even death if misused.
The pelvic floor muscles work together to keep the urinary and bowel systems working smoothly. Sometimes, the pelvic floor muscles need strengthening and toning. There are a number of different techniques that can be used, including VES.