Tiny A. de Boer

Learn More
AIMS In this review we try to shed light on the following questions: *How frequently are symptoms of overactive bladder (OAB) and is detrusor overactivity (DO) present in patients with pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and is there a difference from women without POP? *Does the presence of OAB symptoms depend on the prolapsed compartment and/or stage of the(More)
INTRODUCTION AND HYPOTHESIS This study focussed on the factors which predict the presence of symptoms of overactive bladder (OAB) after surgery for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). METHODS Consecutive women who underwent POP surgery with or without the use of vaginal mesh materials in the years 2004-2007 were included. Assessments were made preoperatively and(More)
INTRODUCTION AND HYPOTHESIS The objective of this study is to evaluate cervical amputation with uterosacral ligament plication (modified Manchester) and compare it to vaginal hysterectomy with high uterosacral ligament plication procedure with special regard to the middle compartment. METHODS Consecutive women with pelvic organ prolapse who underwent(More)
Composition of the vegetation and the properties of its environment are related, as was shown by research. In these, mostly statistical-correlative studies, both the vegetation and some growth factors, such as plant nutrients and moisture supply were analyzed and studied on interdependence.At present the environmental conditions can be estimated in the(More)
The objective of this article was to investigate whether there were discrepancies between the physician interview and a patient's self-assessment questionnaire on the functional results after surgery for pelvic organ prolapse. Before their follow-up appointment, 79 patients were sent a validated urogynaecological questionnaire. At the follow-up visit, the(More)
INTRODUCTION AND HYPOTHESIS To study the prevalence and risk factors of overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms and its relationship with symptoms of pelvic organ prolapse (POP). METHODS This is a cross-sectional study including women aged between 45 and 85 years, registered in eight general practices. All women were asked to self complete the validated Dutch(More)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review the predictors for overactive bladder (OAB) symptoms after pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery. RECENT FINDINGS In general, an improvement on OAB can be expected after POP surgery. There are few studies which study the predictors of OAB after POP surgery and most studies had a different perspective. Some studies made(More)
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence and identify the factors associated with previous pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and/or incontinence surgery. STUDY DESIGN In a cross-sectional study, all women who were aged 45-85 years and registered in eight general practices were invited to participate. They completed standardised questionnaires (the urinary distress(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate factors influencing pelvic organ prolapse (POP) recurrence after repair surgery with a porcine dermal collagen implant (Pelvicol). STUDY DESIGN From December 2003 to August 2005, 78 patients with mainly stage 3 pelvic organ prolapse by the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification (POP-Q) system underwent vaginal repair using porcine(More)
  • 1