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Table 3 VIEW target enrollment of clinical center population bladder symptom strata

From: Rationale and design of the validation of bladder health instrument for evaluation in women (VIEW) protocol

Symptom strata Self-report of LUTS-PPBC
Healthy Mild Moderate Severe Total
Frequency 90 15 15 15 45+
Incontinence 15 15 15 45+
Urgency 15 15 15 45+
Pain/discomfort 15 15 15 45+
Peeing/flow 15 15 15 45+
Urinary tract infection 15 15 15 45+
Total 90 88 88 88 354
  1. LUTS, Lower urinary tract symptoms; PPBC, Patient perception of bladder condition: The four categories of Healthy to Severe map to PPBC responses to the question “Which of the following statements best describes any problems you may have with peeing or your bladder?”: healthy with no reported problems (PPBC response = 1), mild bladder problems (PPBC response = 2 or 3), moderate bladder problems (PPBC response = 4), or severe bladder problems (PPBC response = 5 or 6)