Do patients prefer a pessary or surgery as primary treatment for pelvic organ prolapse.

@article{Thys2012DoPP,
  title={Do patients prefer a pessary or surgery as primary treatment for pelvic organ prolapse.},
  author={Susanne D. Thys and Jan Paul W. R. Roovers and Peggy Maj Geomini and Marlies Y. Bongers},
  journal={Gynecologic and obstetric investigation},
  year={2012},
  volume={74 1},
  pages={6-12}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS To assess whether patients prefer surgery or a pessary as treatment for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). METHODS A structured interview was performed among treated and untreated women with POP. We conducted fictive scenarios of potential disadvantages of surgery and pessary use. Our main outcome was the willingness to alter treatment… CONTINUE READING