Conservative prevention and management of pelvic organ prolapse in women.

@article{Hagen2011ConservativePA,
  title={Conservative prevention and management of pelvic organ prolapse in women.},
  author={S. Hagen and D. Stark},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2011},
  volume={12},
  pages={
          CD003882
        }
}
  • S. Hagen, D. Stark
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • BACKGROUND Pelvic organ prolapse is common, and some degree of prolapse is seen in 50% of parous women. Women with prolapse can experience a variety of pelvic floor symptoms. Treatments include surgery, mechanical devices and conservative management. Conservative management approaches, such as giving lifestyle advice and delivering pelvic floor muscle training (PFMT), are often used in cases of mild to moderate prolapse. This is an update of a Cochrane review first published in 2004, and… CONTINUE READING
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