Risk factors associated with an unsuccessful pessary fitting trial in women with pelvic organ prolapse.

@article{Clemons2004RiskFA,
  title={Risk factors associated with an unsuccessful pessary fitting trial in women with pelvic organ prolapse.},
  author={J. Clemons and V. Aguilar and Tara A Tillinghast and N. D. Jackson and D. Myers},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={190 2},
  pages={
          345-50
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to estimate the percentage of women with symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse who had a successful pessary fitting trial, to identify pelvic examination parameters that are associated with an unsuccessful pessary fitting trial, and to identify the most commonly used pessary for each stage of prolapse. STUDY DESIGN In a prospective, observational study, 100 consecutive women with symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse were examined, staged, and fitted with either a ring or… Expand
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