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Anterior colporrhaphy versus transvaginal mesh for pelvic-organ prolapse.
BACKGROUND The use of standardized mesh kits for repair of pelvic-organ prolapse has spread rapidly in recent years, but it is unclear whether this approach results in better outcomes thanExpand
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Anal Incontinence After Vaginal Delivery: A Five-Year Prospective Cohort Study
OBJECTIVE: The long-term prevalence of anal incontinence after vaginal delivery is unknown. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the prevalence of anal incontinence in primiparous women 5Expand
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Unemployment Insurance Savings Accounts
We examine a system of Unemployment Insurance Saving Accounts (UISAs) as an alternative to the traditional unemployment insurance system. Individuals are required to save up to 4 percent of wages inExpand
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Genetic influence on stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.
OBJECTIVES To determine the genetic and environmental influence on the liability for stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse surgery. METHODS We used the Swedish Twin Registry toExpand
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Perioperative Morbidity Using Transvaginal Mesh in Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair
OBJECTIVE: To describe the perioperative morbidity associated with transvaginal mesh repair of pelvic organ prolapse. METHODS: During a 6-month time period, 25 centers registered all surgicalExpand
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Hysterectomy on benign indications in Sweden 1987–2003: A nationwide trend analysis
Objective. To investigate the annual rates, types and indications for hysterectomy on benign indications in Sweden 1987–2003. Design. A nationwide register‐based cohort study. Setting. The SwedishExpand
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Ovarian cancer risk after salpingectomy: a nationwide population-based study.
BACKGROUND Recent genetic and morphologic studies have challenged the traditional view on the pathogenesis of ovarian cancer; suggesting that ovarian cancer predominantly arises within the fallopianExpand
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Trocar-Guided Transvaginal Mesh Repair of Pelvic Organ Prolapse
OBJECTIVE: To prospectively assess clinical outcomes after pelvic organ prolapse repair with a standardized trocar-guided surgical device using polypropylene mesh. METHODS: This was a prospectiveExpand
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Planned cesarean section versus planned vaginal delivery: comparison of lower urinary tract symptoms
We compared the prevalence and risk of lower urinary tract symptoms in healthy primiparous women in relation to vaginal birth or elective cesarean section 9 months after delivery. We performed aExpand
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