Tension-free vaginal tape: poor intraoperative cough test as a predictor of postoperative urinary retention

The purpose of this study was to determine if the quality of the intraoperative cough test could help to predict which patient would fail the post void residual test (PVR) immediately after a tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure. Patients undergoing a TVT procedure only, under spinal or local anesthesia were enrolled. Patients were divided into two… CONTINUE READING