Bianca B Mengerink

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BACKGROUND Adequate malaria diagnosis and treatment remain major difficulties in rural sub-Saharan Africa. These issues deserve renewed attention in the light of first-line treatment with expensive artemisinin-combination therapy (ACT) and changing patterns of transmission intensity. This study describes diagnostic and treatment practices in Mto wa Mbu, an(More)
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of adenomyosis and deep adenomyosis after NovaSure (Hologic Inc., Newark, DE) endometrial ablation in hysterectomy specimens after NovaSure endometrial ablation failure. DESIGN Prospective observational study (Canadian Task Force classification II-2). SETTING The TweeSteden Hospital, a teaching hospital in the(More)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW In patients with symptoms of stress urinary incontinence, there is still a debate regarding the benefit of a multichannel urodynamic investigation prior to surgical management. The purpose of this article is to review recent evidence on this topic. RECENT FINDINGS Results of two large randomized controlled trials provided evidence that(More)
INTRODUCTION Stress urinary incontinence has a negative impact on sexual function. AIM To assess the effect of midurethral sling surgery on sexual activity and function in women with stress urinary incontinence. METHODS This is a secondary analysis of the Value of Urodynamics Prior to Stress Incontinence Surgery (VUSIS-II) study, which assessed the(More)
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