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Abdominal sacrocolpopexy with Burch colposuspension to reduce urinary stress incontinence.
BACKGROUND We designed this trial to assess whether the addition of standardized Burch colposuspension to abdominal sacrocolpopexy for the treatment of pelvic-organ prolapse decreases postoperativeExpand
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Long-term outcomes following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse.
IMPORTANCE More than 225 000 surgeries are performed annually in the United States for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Abdominal sacrocolpopexy is considered the most durable POP surgery, but little isExpand
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A Survey of Pessary Use by Members of the American Urogynecologic Society
Objective To describe trends in pessary use for pelvic organ prolapse. Methods An anonymous survey administered to the membership of the American Urogynecologic Society covered indications,Expand
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Two-Year Outcomes After Sacrocolpopexy With and Without Burch to Prevent Stress Urinary Incontinence
OBJECTIVES: To report anatomic and functional outcomes 2 years after sacrocolpopexy in stress-continent women with or without prophylactic Burch colposuspension. METHODS: In the Colpopexy and UrinaryExpand
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Hysterectomy Rates in the United States, 2003
OBJECTIVE: To estimate hysterectomy rates by type of hysterectomy and to compare age, length of stay, and regional variation in type of hysterectomy performed for benign indications. METHODS: WeExpand
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Short-Term Outcomes of Robotic Sacrocolpopexy Compared With Abdominal Sacrocolpopexy
OBJECTIVE: To compare short-term outcomes of robotic sacrocolpopexy with abdominal sacrocolpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse. METHODS: We conducted a retrospective cohort study comparing robotic toExpand
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Risk factors for mesh/suture erosion following sacral colpopexy.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to identify risks for mesh/suture erosions following abdominal sacral colpopexy (ASC). STUDY DESIGN We analyzed demographic, perioperative variables, andExpand
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The female urinary microbiome in urgency urinary incontinence.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to characterize the urinary microbiota in women who are planning treatment for urgency urinary incontinence and to describe clinical associations with urinaryExpand
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Vaginal mesh erosion after abdominal sacral colpopexy.
OBJECTIVE Our goal was to compare the prevalence of vaginal mesh erosion between abdominal sacral colpopexy and various sacral colpoperineopexy procedures. STUDY DESIGN We undertook a retrospectiveExpand
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Sexual Function in Women With Urinary Incontinence and Pelvic Organ Prolapse
OBJECTIVE To compare sexual function in women with urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse and to determine the effects of therapy on sexual function. METHODS 343 community‐dwelling womenExpand
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