The Center for Children's Urinary Disorders (CEDIMI) is awarded the prize of best congressional work in Japan.


The prized study was entitled "Lower urinary tract symptoms in children are associated with urinary symptoms in their mothers" and was presented by BAHIANA´s professor of medicine and CEDIMI coordinator, Dr. Ubirajara Barroso Jr.
The research was developed by Dr. Barroso Jr., together with the head of the Department of Uropediatrics of the Brazilian Society of Urology (SBU), Dr. José Murillo Bastos Netto and was conducted with 823 pairs (mothers and children) in the cities of Salvador (Bahia) and Juiz Fora (Minas Gerais), pointing out the relationship between overactive bladders in mothers and their respective children.The Center for Children's Urinary Disorders (CEDIMI), an initiative of the Bahiana School of Medicine and Public Health, is recognized as a national reference in the treatment of micturition alterations through multidisciplinary care with pediatric urologists, physiotherapists, nurses, nutritionists, psychologists, In addition to complete urodynamic apparatus.