Patient reported outcome measures after incontinence and prolapse surgery: are the pictures painted by the ICIQ and PGI-I accurate?

@article{Cartwright2015PatientRO,
  title={Patient reported outcome measures after incontinence and prolapse surgery: are the pictures painted by the ICIQ and PGI-I accurate?},
  author={Rufus Cartwright and Heidi Brown and Diaa E.E. Rizk},
  journal={International Urogynecology Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={27},
  pages={507-508}
}
Following surgery to treat stress urinary incontinence (SUI) or pelvic organ prolapse (POP), it is important to assess both objective and subjective outcomes. While not life-threatening, SUI and POP have potential for a significant adverse impact on quality of life, and thus the patient perspective has become increasingly important when evaluating treatment outcomes. Patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) are frequently used for subjective evaluation of the benefits of a treatment or… CONTINUE READING

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