Health-related quality of life among women in rural Bangladesh after surgical repair of obstetric fistula.

@article{Imoto2015HealthrelatedQO,
  title={Health-related quality of life among women in rural Bangladesh after surgical repair of obstetric fistula.},
  author={Atsuko Imoto and Akiko Matsuyama and Beatrice Ambauen-Berger and Sumihisa Honda},
  journal={International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={130 1},
  pages={79-83}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify factors influencing health-related quality of life (QOL) among women in Bangladesh after successful surgical repair of obstetric fistula. METHODS In 2012, a cross-sectional study was conducted of women who had undergone a successful surgical repair of an obstetric fistula at a hospital in northwest Bangladesh between June 2005 and May 2012. Sociodemographic, obstetric, and fistula-related information was collected by interview. Health-related QOL was assessed using the… CONTINUE READING

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