Public understanding of female genital anatomy and pelvic organ prolapse (POP); a questionnaire-based pilot study

@article{ElHamamsy2021PublicUO,
  title={Public understanding of female genital anatomy and pelvic organ prolapse (POP); a questionnaire-based pilot study},
  author={Dina El-Hamamsy and C. S. Parmar and Stephanie J. W. Shoop‐Worrall and Fiona M. Reid},
  journal={International Urogynecology Journal},
  year={2021},
  volume={33},
  pages={309 - 318}
}
Health literacy underpins informed consent and shared decision-making. In gynaecology, this includes understanding of normal anatomy and urogenital disease. This study evaluated public knowledge of external female genital anatomy and pelvic organ prolapse (POP). A questionnaire study asked participants for their demographics and to label a female external genitalia diagram and included free-text questions on POP, its symptoms and treatment. Questionnaires were distributed at general outpatient… 
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