Suburethral sling inserted by the transobturator route in the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: preliminary results in 117 cases.

@article{Spinosa2005SuburethralSI,
  title={Suburethral sling inserted by the transobturator route in the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence: preliminary results in 117 cases.},
  author={Jean-Pierre Spinosa and Pierre-Yves Dubuis},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  year={2005},
  volume={123 2},
  pages={212-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Assessment of the transobturator out-in technique in the treatment of female urinary incontinence. STUDY DESIGN Obtape, a non-woven, 5% polypropylene tape was inserted via the transobturator route in patients suffering from stress or mixed urinary incontinence. From 1 February 2003 to 30 April 2004 117 patients have been operated. Mean age was 55 years (37-82). Follow-up range from 7 to 22 months (median follow-up time 16.3 months). All patients were assessed before surgery by… CONTINUE READING