Increasing Age Is a Risk Factor for Decreased Postpartum Pelvic Floor Strength.

@article{Quiroz2017IncreasingAI,
  title={Increasing Age Is a Risk Factor for Decreased Postpartum Pelvic Floor Strength.},
  author={Lieschen H. Quiroz and Stephanie Deter Pickett and Jennifer David Peck and Ghazaleh Rostaminia and Daniel E. Stone and Seyed Abbas Shobeiri},
  journal={Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery},
  year={2017},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={136-140}
}
OBJECTIVES This study aimed to determine factors associated with decreased pelvic floor strength (PFS) after the first vaginal delivery (VD) in a cohort of low-risk women. METHODS This is a secondary analysis of a prospective study examining the risk of pelvic floor injury in a cohort of primiparous women. All recruited participants underwent an… CONTINUE READING