Surgery for pelvic organ prolapse.

  title={Surgery for pelvic organ prolapse.},
  author={Linda Brubaker and Chris Maher and Bernard Jacquetin and Natarajan Rajamaheswari and Peter von Theobald and Peggy A. Norton},
  journal={Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery},
  volume={16 1},
OBJECTIVES : Surgery for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is common with increasing high-quality evidence to guide surgical practice. Yet many important basic questions remain, including the optimal timing for POP surgery, the optimal preoperative evaluation of urinary tract function, and the postoperative outcome assessment. This manuscript reviews traditional surgical approaches for POP. METHODS : Formal and hand-searching of prolapse literature was conducted by the committee on Pelvic Organ… CONTINUE READING


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