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Anterior colporrhaphy: a randomized trial of three surgical techniques.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes after anterior colporrhaphy with the use of 3 different surgical techniques. STUDY DESIGN One hundred fourteen women with anteriorExpand
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Abdominal Sacrocolpopexy: A Comprehensive Review
OBJECTIVE: To summarize published data about abdominal sacrocolpopexy and to highlight areas about which data are lacking. DATA SOURCES: We conducted a literature search on MEDLINE using Ovid andExpand
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Refractory idiopathic urge urinary incontinence and botulinum A injection.
PURPOSE We compared 200 U intradetrusor botulinum toxin A vs placebo in women with refractory idiopathic urge incontinence. MATERIALS AND METHODS This institutional review board approved,Expand
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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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Procedures for pelvic organ prolapse in the United States, 1979-1997.
OBJECTIVE The objective of our study was to describe national rates of surgery for pelvic organ prolapse. STUDY DESIGN We used the National Hospital Discharge Survey, a federal database thatExpand
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The role of preoperative urodynamic testing in stress-continent women undergoing sacrocolpopexy: the Colpopexy and Urinary Reduction Efforts (CARE) randomized surgical trial
The aim of this study is to describe results of reduction testing in stress-continent women undergoing sacrocolpopexy and to estimate whether stress leakage during urodynamic testing with prolapseExpand
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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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The Standardization of Terminology for Researchers in Female Pelvic Floor Disorders
Abstract: The lack of standardized terminology in pelvic floor disorders (pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, and fecal incontinence) is a major obstacle to performing and interpretingExpand
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Risk factors for primary and subsequent anal sphincter lacerations: a comparison of cohorts by parity and prior mode of delivery.
OBJECTIVE This study was performed to assess the effect of pregnancy, route of delivery, and parity on the risk of primary and subsequent anal sphincter laceration in women at first vaginal deliveryExpand
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Risk factors for prolapse recurrence after vaginal repair.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine factors that are associated with recurrent prolapse. STUDY DESIGN Of 389 women who underwent vaginal prolapse and incontinence between June 1996Expand
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