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How common are tape erosions? A comparison of two versions of the transobturator tension‐free vaginal tape procedure
To compare two transobturator suburethral tapes (ObtapeTM, Mentor‐Porges and TVT‐OTM, Gynaecare, Johnson & Johnson) used in the management of urodynamic stress incontinence (USI), for tape erosionExpand
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Fast and simple screening for nutritional status in hospitalized, elderly people.
BACKGROUND Undernutrition has been frequently reported among hospitalized elderly patients. The aim of this study was to evaluate the mini nutrition assessment (MNA) and a screening sheet forExpand
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Pleural effusion following use of saline and fluid anti‐adhesion agents at laparoscopic surgery—a case series of three patients
Laparoscopy is widely used for diagnostic as well as therapeutic purposes in gynaecology. The green top guidelines on the management of endometriosis produced by the Royal College of ObstetriciansExpand
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Transobturator Suburethral Tapes in the Management of Urinary Incontinence: Success, Safety and Impact on Sexual Life
The tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure has, in the past decade, become the most popular treatment for urodynamic stress incontinence (USI). A variant of the TVT operation is the transobturatorExpand
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Transobturator suburethral tapes in the management of urinary incontinence: success, safety and impact on sexual life
This study aims to assess transobturator tension-free vaginal tapes (TOT) in regard to subjective cure rates, patient satisfaction, long-term morbidity and impact on patients’ sexual life. It alsoExpand
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Maternity Strategy Implementation Steering Group (MSISG) Notes of a Meeting of the MSISG held on Monday 3 September 2007 at 2:00 pm In the Conference Room, Dalian House, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde
Present: Helen Byrne, Director Acute Services Strategy, Implementation and Planning (Chair) Rosslyn Crocket, Director, Women & Children’s Directorate (Co Chair) Dorothy Cafferty, Planning Manager,Expand
Evaluation of Transobturator Tapes in Management of Female Stress Urinary Incontinence With Versus Without Concomitant Prolapse Repair at 1 year follow-up.
Study design, materials and methods A prospective study of 133 women who underwent TO-TVT with concomitant POP repair in the period between April2005 and April2007 (study group). Outcomes wereExpand