Pelvic Girdle Pain during or after Pregnancy: a review of recent evidence and a clinical care path proposal

@inproceedings{Verstraete2013PelvicGP,
  title={Pelvic Girdle Pain during or after Pregnancy: a review of recent evidence and a clinical care path proposal},
  author={E. H. Verstraete and Guy G. Vanderstraeten and W. Parewijck},
  booktitle={Facts, views & vision in ObGyn},
  year={2013}
}
PROBLEM STATEMENT Pelvic girdle pain (PGP) is a common condition during or after pregnancy with pain and disability as most important symptoms. These symptoms have a wide range of clinical presentation. Most doctors perceive pregnancy related pelvic girdle pain (PPGP) as 'physiologic' or 'expected during pregnancy', where no treatment is needed. As such women with PPGP mostly experience little recognition. However, many scientific literature describes PPGP as being severe with considerable… CONTINUE READING
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