Prospective randomized trial of polyglactin 910 mesh to prevent recurrence of cystoceles and rectoceles.

@article{Sand2001ProspectiveRT,
  title={Prospective randomized trial of polyglactin 910 mesh to prevent recurrence of cystoceles and rectoceles.},
  author={Peter K. Sand and Sumana Koduri and Robin Lobel and Harvey Allen Winkler and Janet Tomezsko and Patrick J. Culligan and Roger P. Goldberg},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2001},
  volume={184 7},
  pages={1357-62; discussion 1362-4}
}
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to evaluate the efficacy of polyglactin 910 mesh in preventing recurrent cystoceles and rectoceles. STUDY DESIGN In a prospective, randomized, controlled trial, patients undergoing vaginal reconstructive surgery with cystoceles to the hymenal ring and beyond were randomly selected to undergo anterior and posterior colporrhaphy with or without polyglactin 910 mesh reinforcement. Results were evaluated preoperatively and at 2, 6, 12, and 52 weeks postoperatively. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING
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