Evaluation of vaginal pessary management: a UK-based survey.

  title={Evaluation of vaginal pessary management: a UK-based survey.},
  author={Mahalakshmi Gorti and Gernot Hudelist and Annik Simons},
  journal={Journal of obstetrics and gynaecology : the journal of the Institute of Obstetrics and Gynaecology},
  volume={29 2},
The use of intravaginal pessaries has been proven integral in the conservative treatment of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and urinary incontinence (UI). Although there is no shortage of studies supporting the efficacy of intravaginal devices for conservative management of POP and UI and a large variety of pessaries are widely used in the UK, data on the clinical practice and recommended changing intervals are lacking. To evaluate the current clinical practice and management of patients with… CONTINUE READING