Analysis of adverse events with Essure hysteroscopic sterilization reported to the Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience database.

@article{AlSafi2013AnalysisOA,
  title={Analysis of adverse events with Essure hysteroscopic sterilization reported to the Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience database.},
  author={Z. Al-Safi and V. Shavell and D. Hobson and J. Berman and M. Diamond},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={
          825-9
        }
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE The Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience database may be useful for clinicians using a Food and Drug Administration-approved medical device to identify the occurrence of adverse events and complications. We sought to analyze and investigate reports associated with the Essure hysteroscopic sterilization system (Conceptus Inc., Mountain View, CA) using this database. DESIGN Retrospective review of the Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience database for… Expand
37 Citations
Essure Surgical Removal and Subsequent Resolution of Chronic Pelvic Pain: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
  • 2
  • Highly Influenced
  • PDF
Essure Surgical Removal and Subsequent Symptom Resolution: Case Series and Follow-Up Survey.
  • 29
Management of complications encountered with Essure hysteroscopic sterilization: a systematic review.
  • 26
  • Highly Influenced
...
1
2
3
4
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 28 REFERENCES
Adverse events due to suspected nickel hypersensitivity in patients with essure micro-inserts.
  • 36
  • PDF
Essure: a review six years later.
  • V. Connor
  • Medicine
  • Journal of minimally invasive gynecology
  • 2009
  • 96
Cost-effectiveness analysis comparing the essure tubal sterilization procedure and laparoscopic tubal sterilization.
  • J. Thiel, G. Carson
  • Medicine
  • Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal d'obstetrique et gynecologie du Canada : JOGC
  • 2008
  • 47
Essure: a new device for hysteroscopic tubal sterilization in an outpatient setting.
  • 117
Hysteroscopic sterilization using a micro-insert device: results of a multicentre Phase II study.
  • 236
  • PDF
Techniques for removal of the Essure hysteroscopic tubal occlusion device.
  • 35
Concomitant Essure tubal sterilization and Thermachoice endometrial ablation: feasibility and safety.
  • 39
Unintended pregnancies after Essure sterilization in the Netherlands.
  • 39
Hysteroscopic female sterilization with Essure® in an outpatient setting
  • 21
Essure® sterilization associated with endometrial ablation
  • 35
...
1
2
3
...